Articles Tagged with the word ‘schumacher lectures’
28 Feb 2005
All over the world groups of people are beginning to reclaim power over their own destiny, inspired by great leaders such as Mahatma Gandhi, who said that: 'My work will be finished if I succeed in carrying the conviction that every person. is the guardian of his or her self-respect and liberty.'
30 Dec 2003
Whisper it gently, but things are definitely stirring at that august, old stalwart of the green movement ñ Bristol's Schumacher Lectures, now in their 25th year. For, while the greybeards are still strongly in evidence, this year saw a positive invasion of youth, both on the platform and on the floor
30 Dec 2003
Every region has many inspired people working as individuals or in small businesses and voluntary groups, all dedicated to creating a fair society and healthy environment. In some places, these groups are linking up, forming local networks for mutual support, co-operation, and sharing of resources.
30 Sep 2003
It was a great day for the Schumacher lectures. The sun was shining and the atmosphere was buzzing as 600 people gathered and networked. It is not often that you get such a bunch of highly intelligent, strongly motivated people together and they were remarkably enthusiastic considering the gloom that was central to two of the speakers' messages.