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Reshape. redesign. recreate!

Reshape. redesign. recreate!

Urban environment is tricky territory; it can be planned to the smallest detail but will constantly change organically at the hands of its inhabitants. Whether it's the slums of New Delhi or the skyline of Manhattan, it's all about people shaping their own environment.

creative|legal – Supporting Social Enterprise

creative|legal – Supporting Social Enterprise

creative|legal is a legal firm set up to support creative business of all kinds, and this includes a range of both commercial and not for profit or ‘social’ ventures. creative|legal works with and supports Urban Reforestation and has done so since its inception. The firm also works with several other social enterprise clients.

Schumacher College, Small is Beautiful

Schumacher College, Small is Beautiful

Today we visited the Schumacher College in Dartington Hall, UK to explore their approach to sustainable living education. We were warmly received by everyone at the college, which was heart warming! People from all over the world, of all ages and backgrounds, have been informed, inspired and encouraged to act, by the Schumacher College's 20 years of transformative courses for sustainable living.

Permaculture as the answer to turn arid deserts into fertile soil

Permaculture as the answer to turn arid deserts into fertile soil

Here's an interesting article to read on Treehugger, http://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-agriculture/are-islam-and-permaculture-match-made-heaven.html. Further to a project ran in Jordan that managed to turn an arid, salty desert into fertile soil, a one hectare permaculture school farm and a 16 hectare permaculture college are now about to open.