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== Sustainability initiatives ==
 
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*[http://1000bxlentransition.be/ 1000Bxl in Transition]
*[http://www.transitietervuren.be/ Transitie Tervuren]
[http://singfortheclimate.com/EN/default.aspx Sing for the climate]
Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:Energy_in_Belgium#Greenhouse_gas_emissions|Belgium, Greenhouse gas emissions]], [[wikipedia:Climate change in Belgium|Climate change in Belgium]]
=== Community energy === Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:Solar power in Belgium|Solar power in Belgium]], [[wikipedia:Wind power in Belgium|Wind power in Belgium]]  === Cycling activism ===
[[wikia:criticalmass:List of rides#Belgium|Critical Mass bicycle rides in Belgium]] - Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:De Gordel|De Gordel]]: family cycling and walking event in the Brussels Periphery, [[wikipedia:Villo!|Villo!]]: public bicycle rental programme in Brussels-Capital Region
Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:List_of_Fairtrade_settlements#Fairtrade_settlements_in_Belgium|Fairtrade settlements in Belgium]]
=== Food activism === {{#widget:YouTube|id=edNw2Z7Fht0}}
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[http://bees-coop.be/en/ BEES coop], social, not-for-profit co-operative, Brussels - [http://www.catl.be/ Ceinture Aliment-Terre liégoise] - (fr, nl, de) [http://www.fian.be/ www.fian.be], Foodfirst Information & Action Network- [http://www.permafungi.be/ PermaFungi] === Reduce, reuse, repair and recycle === [https://www.rreuse.org/ RREUSE] represents social enterprises active in re-use, repair and recycling
=== Sharing ===
[http://www.habitat-groupe.be/ Cohousing in Belgium] | style="background:khaki" | __TOC__ == News and comment == '''2018''' A dazzlingly delicious taste of the future in Liége, Mar 27 <ref>[https://transitionnetwork.org/news-and-blog/a-dazzlingly-delicious-taste-of-the-future-in-liege/ transitionnetwork.org]</ref> Brussels to make public transport free on high air pollution days, Feb 26 <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/feb/26/brussels-to-make-public-transport-free-on-high-air-pollution-days theguardian.com]</ref> '''2017''' Meet the Transition Pinball Wizards! Apr 27 <ref>[https://transitionnetwork.org/news-and-blog/meet-transition-pinball-wizards/ transitionnetwork.org]</ref> European Commission honours Malmö and Brussels as leaders in sustainable mobility, Mar <ref>[https://dailyplanet.climate-kic.org/european-commission-honours-malmo-and-brussels-as-leaders-in-sustainable-mobility/ dailyplanet.climate-kic.org]</ref> '''2016''' Car-free Belgium: why can't Brussels match [[Ghent]]'s pedestrianised vision? Nov 28 <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2016/nov/28/car-free-belgium-why-cant-brussels-match-ghents-pedestrianised-vision theguardian.com]</ref> ​In Brussels, online food couriers launch their own platform co-op, Oct 13 <ref>[http://platformcoop.net/stories/dismissed-online-food-couriers-launch-their-own-co-op platformcoop.net]</ref>  '''2015''' Potager Alhambra, Brussels, Belgium. October 28 <ref>[https://cop21.transitionnetwork.org/potager-alhambra/ Transition Network]</ref> Brussels: a car-free sunday 13 times in a row <ref>[http://parissansvoiture.fr/2015/09/brussels-a-car-free-sunday-13-times-in-a-row/ parissansvoiture.fr] (''date not found'')</ref> How 22 Belgian streets turned into lively car-free parks this summer, September 4 <ref>[http://www.fastcoexist.com/3050299/these-belgian-streets-turned-into-temporary-car-free-parks Co.Exist]</ref> '''2014''' One-minute manifesto: give Brussels back its river – video, June 6 <ref>[http://www.theguardian.com/cities/video/2014/jun/06/one-minute-manifesto-brussels-river theguardian.com]</ref> Brussels is one of the most ‘passive’ cities in Europe and soon to be the home of the two largest passive buildings in the continent, March 19 <ref>[http://ec.europa.eu/environment/europeangreencapital/brussels-a-passive-iconic-city/index.html European Green Capital]</ref> == Events == '''2019''' '''Mar 21 - 24''' [https://www.citizenspring.be/ Citizen Spring]
=== Sustainable energy ==='''2016'''
Wikipedia: Sep 18 [[wikipediahttp:Solar power in Belgium|Solar power in Belgium]], [[wikipedia:Wind power in Belgium|Wind power //www.bruxelles.be/artdet.cfm?id=5547 Car Free Sunday in Belgium]Brussels]
== Resources ==
*[https://transitionnetwork.org/news-and-blog/essential-guide-transition-published-french/ ‘Essential Guide to Doing Transition’ in French]
*How to organise sustainable meetings & events in Brussels, ([http://www.iclei-europe.org/fileadmin/templates/iclei-europe/files/content/ICLEI_IS/Publications/bxl-greenmeetings-guide-final-www2.pdf PDF]) A practical guide, www.iclei-europe.org
 
=== Community resources ===
 
*[http://www.cltb.be Community Land Trust Brussels] Community Land Trust Brussels
 
=== Funding ===
 
[http://brusselstogether.org/ BrusselsTogether], "lets you create a virtual association so that you can get started in no time and focus on what you want to do to improve Brussels"
=== Maps ===
Plasticfree options in Brussels, July 2015, [http://www.bio-brussels.com/no-plastic/2015/7/20/plasticfree-markets-shops Yes! my life is plasticless]
 
=== Video ===
 
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=== Visions ===
 
[https://commonsjosaphat.wordpress.com/commons-josaphat/#English Commons Josaphat]
 
== Local communities in {{PAGENAME}} ==
 
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== Interwiki links ==
*[http://www.bruxellesenvironnement.be/ Brussels Environment], administration of the environment and the energy of the Region of Brussels-Capital
 
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