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EcoPaxMundiAgora.Org Is Part of This Vision

Posted by Ruth Thomas-Pellicer on Friday, February 10, 2017, In : Re-embodiments politics 

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We must develop as much self-sufficiency as we reasonably can, both at the national level, meaning much less international trade, but more importantly at local and household levels. We need to convert our presently barren suburbs into thriving economies which produce much of what they need from local resources.

Home gardens and mini-farms throughout suburbs would allow nutrients to be recycled back to the soil. Most of us could get to work by bicycle or on foot, and the...


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A Critique of the Decoupling Strategy in Australia

Posted by Ruth Thomas-Pellicer on Friday, February 10, 2017, In : Relevant literature 

Ed. note: This excerpt is taken from a longer paper by the authors, which can be found here.

In late 2015 the CSIRO released its Australian National Outlook (ANO) Report (‘the Report’) which outlined 20 future scenarios for Australia, exploring various global and national sustainability challenges. The Report’s main conclusion was that sustainability is compatiblewith continuous economic growth defined in terms of rising GDP and that consumerist valuesdo not need to be questioned.

But whi...


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'Going Local: the Solution-Multiplier' - A short introduction to economic localization.

Posted by Ruth Thomas-Pellicer on Sunday, February 5, 2017, In : Re-embodiments politics 
http://www.localfutures.org/media-room/online-videos/animated-short-film-going-local-solution-multiplier/

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