Caring Economics, people power movement, rebuilding community, Sustainable Shelters

Disaster debris becomes giant Lego blocks to build new homes – CSMonitor.com

These engineers put there heads together and came up with an excellent solution to the most common long term disaster recovery challenges: debris removal and affordable replacement housing.   This 2 container factory, chews up debris and spits out concrete lego blocks to build with.    win win win.

Support them, they are crowdfunding for a demo town in Haiti……

 

Disaster debris becomes giant Lego blocks to build new homes – CSMonitor.com.

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Caring Economics, Education for Life, Highest Good Economics, Important Societal Conversations, Parenting, people power movement, resilient community, Safe streets

Dangerous Isolation: Meet the Fearless Advocates Helping Rural Women Escape Abuse by Laura Michele Diener — YES! Magazine

An excellent article addressing the needs and challenges of Rural communities and domestic violence.   It highlights numerous creative and integrated programs which address the cultural and physical barriers that inhibit rural women thriving in their lives and communities.  Do you have a local shelter or solution based domestic violence advocacy group in your community?   Support them.   Volunteer, donate, get informed of your local violence challenges.   Bottom up, is what makes a difference for the long haul.   ALL LIVES MATTER!!!

Dangerous Isolation: Meet the Fearless Advocates Helping Rural Women Escape Abuse by Laura Michele Diener — YES! Magazine.

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21st Century Urban Possibilities, Building Resilient Community, Energy for Life, Highest Good Economics

Resilience Roundup – June 12

The US CAN reach 100% renewable energy by 2050.

Fossil fuel divestment is rational.

and more news from the folks at Resilience.org……..

 

Resilience Roundup – June 12.

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