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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]
 
[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]
  
=== Sharing ===
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=== Reduce, reuse, repair and recycle ===
  
[http://www.habitat-groupe.be/ Cohousing in Belgium]
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[https://www.rreuse.org/ RREUSE] represents social enterprises active in re-use, repair and recycling
  
=== Urban sustainability ===
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=== Sharing ===
  
[http://www.leefstraat.be/en/ Living Street project], Ghent
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[http://www.habitat-groupe.be/ Cohousing in Belgium]
  
 
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== News and comment ==
 
== News and comment ==
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'''2018'''
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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>
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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>
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'''2017'''
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Meet the Transition Pinball Wizards! Apr 27 <ref>[https://transitionnetwork.org/news-and-blog/meet-transition-pinball-wizards/ transitionnetwork.org]</ref>
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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>
  
 
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'''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>
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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>
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​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>  
  
 
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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>
 
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>
  
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== Events ==
  
Belgian city of Ghent is about to become the first in the world to go vegetarian at least once a week, <ref>[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/8046970.stm BBC news]</ref> May 12
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'''Mar 21 - 24''' [https://www.citizenspring.be/ Citizen Spring]
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Sep 18 [http://www.bruxelles.be/artdet.cfm?id=5547 Car Free Sunday in Brussels]
  
 
== Resources ==
 
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*[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
 
*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
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=== Community resources ===
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*[http://www.cltb.be Community Land Trust Brussels] Community Land Trust Brussels
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=== Funding ===
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[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"
  
 
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Revision as of 16:13, 4 June 2019

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Sustainability initiatives

Youth initiatives

Initiatives by topic

Climate action

Sing for the climate

Wikipedia: Belgium, Greenhouse gas emissions, Climate change in Belgium

Community energy

Wikipedia: Solar power in Belgium, Wind power in Belgium

Cycling activism

Critical Mass bicycle rides in Belgium - Wikipedia: De Gordel: family cycling and walking event in the Brussels Periphery, Villo!: public bicycle rental programme in Brussels-Capital Region

Ethical consumerism

Wikipedia: Fairtrade settlements in Belgium

Food activism

BEES coop, social, not-for-profit co-operative, Brussels - Ceinture Aliment-Terre liégoise - (fr, nl, de) www.fian.be, Foodfirst Information & Action Network - PermaFungi

Reduce, reuse, repair and recycle

RREUSE represents social enterprises active in re-use, repair and recycling

Sharing

Cohousing in Belgium

News and comment

2018

A dazzlingly delicious taste of the future in Liége, Mar 27 [1]

Brussels to make public transport free on high air pollution days, Feb 26 [2]

2017

Meet the Transition Pinball Wizards! Apr 27 [3]

European Commission honours Malmö and Brussels as leaders in sustainable mobility, Mar [4]

2016

Car-free Belgium: why can't Brussels match Ghent's pedestrianised vision? Nov 28 [5]

​In Brussels, online food couriers launch their own platform co-op, Oct 13 [6]

2015

Potager Alhambra, Brussels, Belgium. October 28 [7]

Brussels: a car-free sunday 13 times in a row [8]

How 22 Belgian streets turned into lively car-free parks this summer, September 4 [9]

2014

One-minute manifesto: give Brussels back its river – video, June 6 [10]

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 [11]

Events

2019

Mar 21 - 24 Citizen Spring

2016

Sep 18 Car Free Sunday in Brussels

Resources

Community resources

Funding

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, Yes! my life is plasticless

Video

Visions

Commons Josaphat

Local communities in Belgium

Interwiki links

Wikipedia: Belgium

External links

  • Brussels Environment, administration of the environment and the energy of the Region of Brussels-Capital


References

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.

  1. transitionnetwork.org
  2. theguardian.com
  3. transitionnetwork.org
  4. dailyplanet.climate-kic.org
  5. theguardian.com
  6. platformcoop.net
  7. Transition Network
  8. parissansvoiture.fr (date not found)
  9. Co.Exist
  10. theguardian.com
  11. European Green Capital


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