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Added by Graham Brown on May 15, 2013 at 7:58 — No Comments
Take the time to watch this video, more than once! It succinctly lays out the opposing values between our profit driven economic system, and an, environmentally/socially sustainable system. Peter Joseph has his head and his heart in the right place to help lay out a ground-plan for survival amongst the crazy downhill pursuits of our current economic and social fabric resulting in the environmentally and socially destructive spiral we find ourselves…Continue
Added by Graham Brown on May 15, 2013 at 7:25 — No Comments
Add your support to the campaign for a wise political response to our deteriorating world and a comprehensive risk assessment of New Zealand's environment, economy and sense of community
Added by Denis Tegg on March 11, 2013 at 14:00 — No Comments
What if we were constantly being exposed to the GOOD news that's happening in the world, instead of the crime and disasters. If you'd rather be cheered up and encouraged, than brought down and discouraged, check out: www.happyzine.co.nz Charlotte has been getting the good news out about communities getting together, helping themselves and the environment, for the last 5 years. Let's share all the good stuff that happens in T3 :-)
Added by Rosalie Steward on February 9, 2013 at 9:02 — No Comments
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What's the new story of our place – and what does it look like?
The most exciting thing to happen in Thames in years...
and you are essential to it!
(and please bring a photo of the inside of your fridge! Really.)
On Saturday, Civic Centre, 10am-4pm, one of the country's most creative urban designers will…Continue
Added by Louise Deane on October 23, 2012 at 19:43 — No Comments
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Added by Graham Brown on June 14, 2012 at 4:55 — No Comments
We have an opportunity to bring Steve Van Matre over here to run his introductory Earth Education workshop here in Thames. Steve is the founder of the Institute for Earth Education and author of the classic books for introducing children to nature "Acclimatisation" and "Acclimatising". He has also written wonderful, detailed programmes for introducing people of all ages to ecology and how we are connected to it so that they can learn to live more lightly on the earth. We…Continue
Added by Louise Deane on June 5, 2012 at 19:30 — No Comments
As we begin to think about the possibility of Local Currency, here's a reccent BBC clip from Greece.
Added by mark skelding on May 31, 2012 at 14:29 — No Comments
Pauline is back in business in a prime spot overlooking the firth and township of Thames.
Waxing, Facials, Manicures, Pedicures, Brow Shape and tint, eyelash tinting. Megan our Intense Pulse Light (IPL) therapist visits monthly. Phone 07 868 3255 for an appointment. www.chartremanor.co.nz
Added by Pauline Trebilcock-Charteris on April 24, 2012 at 8:41 — No Comments
Added by Graham Brown on April 4, 2012 at 7:50 — No Comments
http://theautomaticearth.org/Earth/the-ultimate-grass-roots-experiment.htmlI found 'The ultimate grass roots experiment' on The Automatic Earth website which, 'integrates finance, energy, environment, psychology, population and real politik in order to explain why we find ourselves in a state of crisis and what we can do about it.'
Check them out if you have…Continue
Added by Graham Brown on April 3, 2012 at 9:00 — No Comments
Hi everyone. We've been piloting the "Rangers of the Earth" Programme at Moanataiari School. We would like to continue the programme and get funding for Rangers and the follow on activities. If you are interested in teaching our children ecology and how it relates to decisions we make in our lifestyles please contact me (Louise Deane) on firstname.lastname@example.org. We would like help with setting up an organisation and involvement in educational activities.
Added by Louise Deane on April 2, 2012 at 16:27 — No Comments