We drink it, we bathe in it, we cook and clean with it, water our plants and have fun with it. But do we […]
How can going local enable a more sustainable and regenerative world that works for all?
The purpose of this Category is to clearly demonstrate how globalization has destroyed many of our life-support systems and local businesses, and the steps that localization can enable a brighter toorrow.
The Local Multiplier Effect The Multiplier Effect results from the fact that independent locally-owned businesses recirculate a far greater percentage of revenue locally compared […]
Some Jaw-Dropping Facts about Insane Trade Source: Local Futures • More than half of the seafood caught in Alaska is processed in China; much […]
From our colleagues at LocalFutures What You Can Do To Localize Right Now Our flawed global economy is a systemic issue and localization is […]
From the Local Futures website, it says: Poverty, climate change, the breakdown of democracy, an epidemic of depression – the world is facing a […]
To kick off our “Lessons from Lockdown” series, we’re going to start with the understanding of a key root cause to most, if not […]
Our societies are facing multiple interconnected challenges, which include climate emergency, an unprecedented loss of biodiversity, growing inequality and plastic pollution. What connects these […]
Scarcity or Abundance: The Horizonal Nature of Social Relations By Frederic Jennings, originally published by Resilience.org December 2, 2020 SCARCITY (OPPOSITION) I was taught the […]
In this reflective conversation, Helena Norberg-Hodge (Director of Local Futures) speaks with political activist and author David Korten (co-founder, Yes! Magazine) and South Korean […]
How can we feed the world—today and tomorrow? The biggest players in the food industry—from pesticide pushers to fertilizer makers to food processors and […]