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"Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money."

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Cycologic: The power of women for the power of bicycles in Uganda, Oct 19 [2]

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Félicitations Madame Mayor: participatory budgeting in Paris hits new highs, Oct 17 [3]

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British Columbia: The first fully-electric double decker bus in North America unveiled today! Oct 13 [4]

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Italy: Milan leads fight against food waste – with ugly fruit and Michelin-starred soup kitchens, Oct 16 [5]

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Germany: The People's Forest, Oct 5 [6]


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Los Angeles: Born of Triumph and Tragedy, Social Justice Org Fosters Health Equity and Well-being of Communities of Color, Oct 19 [1]

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Norway: Oslo is creating the model for how cities can solve climate change, Oct 14 [2]

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Learn More About South Africa's First Solar-Powered 'Green Airport', Oct 10 [3]

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Paris allows anyone to plant an urban garden, Oct 10 [4]

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Community resources “Introducing the Global Atlas of Innovation Spaces” by Ananse Group, Oct 7 [5]




Community action for sustainability, or CASwiki, is information and knowledge sharing, but with a focus on what might be useful to community groups and active citizens. You can help. What can we do to make our communities more sustainable and in support of environmental, social and economic wellbeing? / About CASwiki - Join


At any level from local communities through villages, towns, cities, countries, regions, continents or the whole world. Check out our current list of 269 locations. If the location you're interested in isn't there, can you help by sharing some information about that place in either an existing article, or through starting a new article? ...more


"We start with the simple proposition that citizens should be able to influence decisions which affect the places and communities in which they live, work and visit."

Sustainability isn't just something for experts. It's about everyone's quality of life and we all have a part to play.

CASwiki aims to help link up community and personal action for sustainability worldwide. ...more

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Knowledge sharing can help! It can help with finding contacts, making connections and networking. As well as information about places CASwiki shares information and knowledge about 29 Community action for sustainability topics (what we can do - see right hand column) and Resources to help action.


Do help! Do please help CASwiki grow! Share something today! Share your knowledge and information.

Improve articles by clicking "edit" at top of the page or section. Our philosophy is: Be Bold and contribute!

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Any questions? Please ask via our talk page

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CASwiki news

As of mid-December 2015, all scheduled CASwiki articles have been copied across, updated or set up.

As of early September all CASwiki topic articles have been copied across, updated or set up.

August 2015, wiki name changed to Community action for sustainability, CASwiki (from Sustainable community action, scawiki)

As of May 2015 half of around 60 topic articles have been set up, as well as all 269 location articles. The remaining topic articles and Sustainable community action Resources articles should get set up during 2015. After that the focus can switch to developing the wiki and its community of editors. / A brief history of scawiki

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CASwiki... Places - Topics - Resources / About - Join - Talk - Village pump / UK


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