The Wisdom of Emerging Ecovillages in China
How you already bless your Community Thank you for all you give. And keep it coming! source: Lorian Association
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Extrapolate the object of the below blog — organisational development — onto any sustainability project you like¹, and you will have 5 strategic areas to focus on. The 5 Barriers To Organizational Change (According To Harvard Professor Moss Kanter) ¹ eg: developments in community culture, housing, carbon footprint, finances, and hey, why not even personal development!
Carbon offsetting has been compared to the selling of ‘indulgences’ by the medieval church, a way of assuaging the guilt evoked by the carbon emissions associated with modern life, i.e. heating, cooling, driving and especially flying. In like manner, offsetting is critiqued for sending funds to developing world projects rather than those ‘worthy projects’ closer […]
Check out the planet’s CO2 and other greenhouse gas emissions, by sector here. The figures give perspective to the areas I can individually adapt my life in, in order to do my part in lowering humanity’s ecological footprint. And of course, where two or more gather… we create a multiplier effect.