A FreeStore can be a great way to create a sharing economy and bring community together.
Transition Streets is a neighborhood carbon reduction program that brings neighbors together to learn and support each other in taking practical action to lower their carbon footprints in the areas of food, energy, water, waste, and transportation, all while deepening relationships and having fun!
In this presentation, we will discuss the nature of spirituality, self-care, and how we maintain our inner health that feeds our action in the world and make us more effective agents for change.
In this interactive session, you will hear inspiring stories from Daily Acts and learn practices and tools to help inspire volunteers, create effective partnerships, and mobilize the resources to transform lives, neighborhoods, and communities.
We will examine concrete campaigns to explore using local government as an agent for Transition, as opposed to something to “work around.”
As we run up against the limits of growth and the end of the fossil fuel age, we need to refocus from chasing unlimited wants to understanding and finding ways to satisfy our real needs within the ecosystems in which we live.
By following these 10 steps, you can join the buzz and capture media attention for your community project or event.
In this session, we’ll learn how to build relationships with local governments to prioritize sustainable food systems in community planning.
In this presentation, we'll look at how permaculture might help or hinder citizen-led approaches to economic development.
How can we strengthen our partnerships with local faith communities? And why would we want to?
Citizens' Climate Lobby has over 360 chapters in the US (in every state), working with Congress for one thing. Find out how we work and how you and your community can build political will for a livable world.
This round table discussion will explore the assumptions, perceptions and attitudes that we carry individually and collectively which perpetuate the mindset underlying the fossil fuel system, the oppression of races and cultures, and so much more.
Shaun hosts a conversation on Transition's engagement with the greatest challenges of our times.
This workshop will discuss two efforts underway for people to invest in things that matter.
Strengthen your inner capacity to create a renewable energy future with qigong exercises for moving with the energy in our bodies and the elements.
Learn what happened at Standing Rock, the water protector movement that is going strong, and the great efforts currently underway that will continue to inspire the world.
"A Brief Intro to Community Rights: We the People Are More Powerful Than We Dare to Believe” with Paul Cienfuegos
The Community Rights movement has helped more than 200 communities and counties across eight states exercise their rights to a sustainable energy future, a healthy climate, clean water, a local food system, sustainable infrastructure, etc., as locally enforceable laws.
A Sustain-A-Raiser looks a lot like a permablitz, but designed for audiences still new to permaculture.
Using a Permaculture lens, learn how to integrate emergency preparedness in each zone, from personal and family, to neighbors, block, business, and government.
"Building Vital Zero Carbon Cities: Local Success Stories of Youth and Adult Teams Partnering with their City Councils" with Sean Gosiewski and Others
Meet intergenerational volunteer teams from four communities successfully partnering with their city governments to adopt and implement energy and climate resilience action plans to reduce CO2 emissions by 80% or more.
How can we be financially responsible and viable while building local resilience together?
Facing our grief over climate losses - of species, habitats, and ways of living - can allow us to transition to sustainable lives.
"Permaculture Futures: Design Three Ways" with Mario Yanez, Bridget O'Brien, and Dr. Charlie Brennan
As Permaculture designers, we have discovered three methods to address our complex and growing challenges: replication, "wholistic" systems, and Radical Redesign.
"Transition Town Media and Transition Sarasota: Lessons Learned in Being Effective" with Martin Pepper and Don Hall
Come learn valuable tricks of the trade from leaders of two of the longest-running and most-successful Transition Initiatives in the US!
We’ll build psychological and spiritual frames for viewing climate reality and explore ways to process the heavy emotions that accompany the shift we are making as we live into our visions of Transition.