Tag Archives: Resilience

Sarah Queblatin, Green Releaf Initiative – Communities on Edge 03

Sarah Queblatin, Green Releaf Initiative - Communities on Edge 03

Sarah Queblatin is a regenerative solutions designer weaving advocacy, non-profit management, and consultancy experiences in environmental education, cultural heritage, peacebuilding, and humanitarian assistance for the last 20 years. After responding to conflict and natural disasters in the Philippines, she was inspired to form Green Releaf to support community leaders in …

Read More »

Marcus Dittrich, Tamera Ecovillage, Portugal – Communities on Edge 04

Marcus Dittrich, Tamera Ecovillage, Portugal - Communities on Edge 04

Marcus Dittrich is an ecologist and coordinator of the Tamera Ecology garden team. Communities on the Edge: Our Response to the Climate Emergency is a series of videos from the Global Ecovillage Network, exploring how ecovillages and sustainable projects are being affected by, how they are responding to, and what …

Read More »

Macaco Tamerice, Damanhur, Italy – Communities on Edge 02

Macaco Tamerice, Damanhur, Italy - Communities on Edge 02

Macaco Tamerice works as an ambassador for Damanhur and is the Coordinator of International Community Relations. In 2008, she became Vice President of GEN-Europe, in 2010 was elected President, staying in office until 2015. She is now serving on the Advisory Board of GEN- International and is President of the …

Read More »

Paul Yeboah, Ghana Permaculture Institute – Communities on Edge 01

Paul Yeboah, Ghana Permaculture Institute - Communities on Edge 01

Paul Yeboah, is an educator, farmer, permaculturist, community developer, and social entrepreneur. He is the founder and coordinator of the Ghana Permaculture Institute and Network in Techiman, Ghana, West Africa. Communities on the Edge: Our Response to the Climate Emergency is a series of videos from the Global Ecovillage Network, …

Read More »

Dr Peter Hayman – Shepparton Climate Change, Water Availability and Community Resilience Forum

Dr Peter Hayman - Shepparton Climate Change, Water Availability and Community Resilience Forum

On Tuesday 2nd June, Farmers for Climate Action held the online Shepparton Climate Change, Water Availability and Community Resilience Forum. The impacts of water constraints on the Murray-Darling Basin are still being felt across our communities. This forum was developed to support communities and people still grappling with reduced water …

Read More »

Resilience Working Group Q&A: The Maine Climate Council Everything You Need to Know (5 27 20)

Resilience Working Group Q&A: The Maine Climate Council   Everything You Need to Know (5 27 20)

On Wednesday, May 27, organizations from across the state hosted a webinar on the Maine Climate Council, which is drafting a new Climate Action Plan for Maine this year. That plan will include recommendations to reduce Maine’s greenhouse gas emissions by at least 45% by 2030 and at least 80% …

Read More »

Lorraine Gordon – Gippsland Climate Change, Regenerative Agriculture and Community Resilience Forum

Lorraine Gordon - Gippsland Climate Change, Regenerative Agriculture and Community Resilience Forum

On Tuesday 26th May, Farmers for Climate Action ran the online Gippsland Climate Change, Regenerative Agriculture and Community Resilience Forum to support communities still grappling with the fallout of the summer bushfires and drought. Lorraine Gordon delivered the forum’s focused address on regenerative agriculture and bushfire recovery. Lorraine experienced the …

Read More »

European Urban Resilience Forum

European Urban Resilience Forum

Since 2013, the European Urban Resilience Forum – organised by ICLEI Europe and the European Environment Agency – has offered a unique platform, where city representatives and stakeholders from various local and regional institutions come together to exchange and discuss strategies and actions to adapt to climate change and build …

Read More »

Thoughts On Community Resilience And A #GreenRecovery With Caroline Lucas

Thoughts On Community Resilience And A #GreenRecovery With Caroline Lucas

Welcome to our #FestivalAtHome! A series of conversations about the future we aim to create, gathering GREENS from around the country together, even while we are physically distant. JOIN US NEXT WEEK four our LIVE EVENT, Tuesday, 26 May, 18:00-19:00 SIGN UP HERE: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/the-green-festival-at-home-digital-bbq-1?source=YT We will explore how we can …

Read More »

Greg Mullins – Bega and South Coast Climate Change, Bushfires and Community Resilience Forum

Greg Mullins - Bega and South Coast Climate Change, Bushfires and Community Resilience Forum

On 19th May 2020, Farmers for Climate Action ran the online Bega and South Coast Community Resilience forum to support communities and people still grappling with the fallout of the summer bushfires. Greg Mullins delivered the forum’s focused address, speaking about the impact of climate change on the intensity, severity …

Read More »