Rural sustainability

From Appropedia

This article would be improved by one or more appropriate photos or files.

introducion needed, including majority world perspective

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

Resources[edit | edit source]

Networks[edit | edit source]

Other 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

News and comment[edit | edit source]


Land inequality worse than thought and fuelling other inequalities, Nov 20 [1]


The future of environmental planning, Tom Kenny, Dec 10 [2] ...Rural sustainability UK

Our Common Ground: some reflections on the RSA’s latest report, Nov 7 [3]

This disastrous new project will change the face of Britain, yet no debate is allowed, George Monbiot, Aug 22 [4] ...Oxfordshire

Green Belt 'being eroded at an alarming rate', Aug 6 [5]


Allotments - Sheffield.jpg

How to Set Up a Community Co-op, May 17 [6] ...Towards sustainable economies UK news

Green campaigners call for land ministry to halt the ‘erosion of the countryside’, Mar 5 [7] ...Rural sustainability UK

See also[edit | edit source]


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)


This page includes Creative Commons Licensed content from the Sustainable community action wiki on Wikia.
The list of authors can be seen in the history, link via drop down menu at top left of page.