Sustainable Local Economy
- 06/04/18 The Simplicity Institute (Melbourne, Aus.) has published an interesting report on eco-socialism and the divergence between eco-socialist thought on issues such as degrowth, economic contraction, population, energy and confronting capitalism. It’s of relevance to Hackney and the wider world as we try to work out how to achieve sustainability.
- 11-14/06/15 London Open Source circular economy days.
- 18/05/15 NEF published: Money with a purpose - Community currencies achieving social, environmental and economic impact.
- 10/12/14 The viable economy - a manifesto for a sustainable economic model. Based on Manchester but perhaps also useful to Hackney and elsewhere.
- 2014 Sustainability: 20 business models for sustainability
- 03/09/14 Well-being and the environment: building a resource-efficient and circular economy in Europe - new report published by the European Environment Agency (EEA that examines ways in which the greening of European economies could help secure greater well-being.
- 28/10/13 Economy of Hours - trade skills, services and resourcs.
- 03/10/13 Report published on policy steps that city governments can take to benefit from the growing sharing economy by supporting innovations such as car sharing, housing, cooperatives, and community farms.
- 14 - 20/07/13 Dalston People's Festival: events on regeneration and planning
- 11/07/13 10 ideas for change: The Sharing Economy - lists ten sharing projects helping to boost local economies, build community and improve the resilience of neighbourhoods.
- 02/01/13 Climate change actions in workplaces - Workers Bosses Union Reps
- 18/07/12 Move your money
- 09/05/12 Free business support with Green Light North London
- Buying local worth 400% more
- Festival to support and build a sustainable local economy
People interested in Green Economy
Green Economy Events
Green Business Map
Hackney markets + shop online
One million climate jobs
Sustainable Companies Project
The story of stuff!
TTIP - Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership
Support for SMEs
Business Resilience Health Check
Environmental Technology Centre
Green Light North London
Centre for Local Economic Strategies
The Centre for Sustainable Design
East End Trades Guild
Economy of Hours
Fab Labs UK
Green Economy Coalition
Hackney Cooperative Developments
Institute for Sustainability
Move your money
New Economics Foundation
Timber Wharf Time Bank
Trade Justice Movement