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Rather than compartmentalising our knowledge and perception, to fully experience reality and build a sustainable society we should open ourselves to the interconnectedness of all of the web of life, argues author Giles Hutchins

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Sainsbury’s powers entire supermarket with food waste

 

/ Environment

21 Nov

 
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A Sainsbury’s store in Cannock has become the first supermarket in the world to derive 100% of its power through its own food waste

 

How trust can be a practical tool for positive change

 

/ Positive Perspective

20 Nov

 
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Being able to trust can create a powerful foundation for reframing how we see the world and taking more purposeful actions in our lives, discovers Jini Reddy at the Findhorn New Story Summit

 
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Responsible Tourism award winners announced

 

/ Culture

19 Nov

 
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Looking for a holiday that will do your destination as much good as it will for you? The World Responsible Tourism Awards highlight the best sustainable tourism initiatives of the past year.

 

No one’s offside at the Homeless World Cup

 

, / Culture

18 Nov

 
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We go pitch-side at the twelfth Homeless World Cup to find out how this alternative tournament is changing lives for the better around the globe

 

Waging nonviolence in war-torn Syria

 

/ Peace & Democracy

17 Nov

 
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As Syria struggles under the weight of ongoing conflict, teams of ordinary citizens are staying to help people where others have fled – and saving lives in the process

 

Rebuilding Gaza from the grassroots

 

/ Community

14 Nov

 
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Permaculture is often associated with agriculture, but now a global network of environmentalists, development professionals and entrepreneurs aims to combine the power of human connections with sustainable design to help rebuild the war-torn Gaza Strip

 
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