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‘Community Development Solutions’

News on local, regional efforts by communities, NGOs, local businesses, banks, governments, to become more self-reliant and less dependent on global financial casinos, big banks and Wall Street. Covers local currencies, farmers markets, co-housing, Transition Towns movements, new bioregional urban re-developments and small communities.

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The Slow Money Letter: September 2014: BeetCoin

Dear Slow Money Friend, Our summer was eventful and this fall is shaping up to be even more eventful. Over the past several months, our growth has continued apace. We've now got 20 local networks and 13 investment clubs, and we've passed $38 million in funding to 350 small food enterprises. Looking ahead, November’s gathering in Louisville, [...]

Ocean Film Festival presented to the People of Samoa by the United Nations

Ocean Film Festival presented to the People of Samoa by the United Nations

Ocean Film Festival presented to the People of Samoa by the United Nations   (Apia, Samoa) 26 August 2014 – As a special gift to the people of Samoa for hosting the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States, the United Nations is sponsoring a four-day film festival in partnership with the United States-based BLUE [...]

Shareable:6 Coliving Networks Reinventing Home

Shareable:6 Coliving Networks Reinventing Home

Received this from a friend? Subscribe to Shareable's newsletter.    Find out about sharing projects, events and more in your city by clicking: HERE 6 Coliving Networks Reinventing Home Ideas and intentions, projects and purpose all come together in a true coliving [...]

Energy Self-Reliant States: Why Aren’t Rural Electric Cooperatives Champions of Local Clean Power?

Energy Self-Reliant States: Why Aren’t Rural Electric Cooperatives Champions of Local Clean Power?

I spoke yesterday at the Illinois Renewable Energy Fair in Oregon, IL, and the presentation will be posted shortly on ILSR.org. Being out in rural Illinois made me wonder, Why Aren’t Rural Electric Cooperatives Champions of Local Clean Power?  A few thoughts shared on the blog... Keep your energy local! John P.S. You may have [...]

Walkable Urbanism, ‘Ugly Fruits’ & Spain’s 15-M Movement

Walkable Urbanism, ‘Ugly Fruits’ & Spain’s 15-M Movement

      Setting the Record Strait on the Legality of Seed Libraries Seed Law Basics, Using the Letter of the Law, Working Within Grey Areas, Crowdsourcing a Seed Law Library and Making New Laws! >> Read more Can Walkable Urbanism Boost the Economy?   A new study out of [...]

Energy Self-Reliant States: On the air talking solar ownership!

Energy Self-Reliant States: On the air talking solar ownership!

On the air talking solar ownership! Community solar gardens are now set to grow in Minnesota, but the PUC decision shows a few weeds that were planted in the original rules for solar adopted in 2013. And I'm on the air talking solar ownership with Arnie Arnesen on [...]

Santa Fe Seeks Feasibility Study Consultants

Santa Fe Seeks Feasibility Study Consultants

Hi  - Join us for the monthly coalition call every second Friday at noon! Click here to sign up. Santa Fe Seeks Feasibility Study Consultants Late last week, the City of Santa Fe [...]

2014 EthicMark® Awards Finalist Announced

For Immediate Release 2014 EthicMark® Awards Finalist Announced Saint Augustine, FL – August 13, 2014 -- Ethical Markets Media and the World Business Academy announce the finalist for the 2014 EthicMark® Awards for ads and media campaigns that “uplift the human spirit and society.” Nominations were open to campaigns representing [...]

Shareable: Why Startup Urbanism Will Fail Us

Shareable: Why Startup Urbanism Will Fail Us

   Find out about sharing projects, events and more in your city by clicking: HERE Why Startup Urbanism Will Fail Us Despite the optimistic talk, it is an old language that is being spoken here: Startup Urbanism is gentrification by another name. >> Read [...]

The land dollar : a national land backed currency

The land dollar : a national land backed currency

  by Deirdre Kent, Co-leader New Economics Party of New Zealand at Timebank network   Poverty is caused because we don't believe the earth belongs to all so fail to collect the rent from land and its resources. It also exists because we allow the privatisation of money creation. Together these two parasites suck the life [...]

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