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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Caring Economics, Education for Life, Important Societal Conversations, people power movement, Resources for Positive Change Agents

Stronger Together – the 2015 Young Women Leaders Program starts July 14 – Caring Economy

CE Young Women Leaders 2015

Stronger Together – the 2015 Young Women Leaders Program starts July 14 – Caring Economy.

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21st Century Urban Possibilities, Building Resilient Community, Highest Good Economics, Inspirational culture!!!, open streets, people power movement, resilient community, Resources for Positive Change Agents, urban planning

In Portland, OR??? Participate in the VBC community building projects

portland street painting

This looks like a great opportunity to contribute to neighborhood building projects and possibly learn a new skill like cob building or compost making or fun street painting.   Would love to see an event like this in every community…….

Village Building Convergence.

 

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Building Resilient Community, Caring Economics, Important Societal Conversations, Inspirational culture!!!, people power movement, resilient community

The Top 10 Happiest Countries and What Makes Them Happy – Shareable

Caring Economic principles of prioritizing investing in healthy people and our planet results in Happiness for it’s citizens.

The Top 10 Happiest Countries and What Makes Them Happy – Shareable.

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