Rural sustainability

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What communities can do[edit | edit source]

some more specific examples:

  • Community Transport schemes
  • Community shops, pubs and cafes
  • promote Cittaslow, or slow towns
  • Rural heritage centres
  • support local shops and services

Why it matters[edit | edit source]

(article needed, including majority world perspective)

Resources[edit | edit source]

Reseach[edit | edit source]

  • RuralHack, research / action project that investigates both the cultural and technological aspects of the relationship between Open Hardware and agriculture

Other Resources[edit | edit source]

News and comment[edit | edit source]


Dec 10 Rural sustainability UK: The future of environmental planning, Tom Kenny [1]

Our Common Ground: some reflections on the RSA’s latest report, Nov 7 [2]

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Oxfordshire: This disastrous new project will change the face of Britain, yet no debate is allowed, George Monbiot, Aug 22 [3]

Aug 6 Green Belt 'being eroded at an alarming rate' [4]


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Towards sustainable economies UK: How to Set Up a Community Co-op, May 17 [5]

Rural sustainability UK: Green campaigners call for land ministry to halt the ‘erosion of the countryside’, Mar 5 [6]

See also[edit | edit source]

  • local information can be found, or shared, via our many location pages

External links[edit | edit source]

Grassroots Economics, "non-profit foundation that seeks to empower marginalized communities to take charge of their own livelihoods and economic future. We focus on community development through economic empowerment and community currency programs. Beneficiaries of our programs include small businesses and people living in informal settlements as well as rural areas." added 15:48, 1 April 2020 (UTC)



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