The global economy undermines our most universal aspirations — clean air, clean water, a stable climate, happiness”

Posted Posted in Devolution, Economy, Energy, Local economies, Localisation, Low carbon

  Localise West Midlands is a member of the International Alliance for Localization together with individuals, groups, NGOs, trade unions and local businesses from 58 different countries, showing the broad interest in localization worldwide. More than 70 member groups are working on issues ranging from social and environmental justice to sustainable farming, from workers’ rights to indigenous knowledge, from holistic […]

Will sustainable agriculture conference do what it says on the tin?

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This morning I received a mailing list invitation to a conference on sustainable agriculture, sponsored by Bayer Cropscience amongst others and with industry specialists from companies such as Asda and Unilever. The lineup prompted me to email back: “Thank you for this. I would like to know a little more about the conference before I can respond with whether I […]