ACTIONISM

Vandana Shiva Talks About The Food System: VIDEO

Vandana Shiva Talks About The Food System: VIDEO

In this episode of Moyers & Company, Vandana Shiva talks about genetically engineered seeds, subsidies for industrial agriculture, the dramatic rise in the number of American farmers markets, and much more.

Creative Communities in Melbourne - A Call for Action

Creative Communities in Melbourne - A Call for Action

On Sunday 15th of July the Docklands Community Garden was opened in the middle of this new suburb. This is the product of hard work over three years of the Docklands Community, Cultivating Community, government, and a social enterprise I am involved with called Urban Reforestation.

Permablitz - Renovating our Suburbs

Permablitz - Renovating our Suburbs

Permablitz (noun): An informal gathering involving a day on which a group of at least two people come together to achieve the following:

- create or add to edible gardens where someone lives
- share skills related to permaculture and sustainable living
- build community networks
- have fun

Edible Bus Stop, London

Edible Bus Stop, London

The Edible Bus Stop transforms neglected sites across London’s bus network into valuable community growing spaces. Originating as a guerilla garden project adjacent to a bus stop in South London, they transform once-forgotten spaces into thriving neighbourhood hubs that are celebrated by local residents and users of the bus route. 

What is an actionist?

What is an actionist?
Actionist – One who favors constructive transformative action towards a vision of how things could be rather than an activist, who may primarily protest against things as they are now
- GAIA University