CHANGING THE WORLD: WHERE TO START?
Paul Hughes shares with you what he thinks is necessary to really change the world.
When reflecting on change and what still needs to be done, Paul discovered something more profound than he was expecting. Learn about this important realization in Paul’s life. For 15 years,...
HOW DO YOU THINK TECHNOLOGY AFFECTS THE WORLD?
How Alfredo feels about technology.
Nowadays, it’s very hard to imagine a non-electronic world, especially for the younger generations, those that are growing up surrounded by myriad gadgets and other day-to-day technologies....
TRANSITION INITIATIVE, A CHANGE WITHIN OURSELVES
How we can move towards being better humans and, ultimately, towards a better world.
“We all need transition, one way or another. But we need guidance.” – Anonymous Transition Initiative member At a time where societies are increasingly vulnerable regarding to energy,...
WHAT ARE THE MAIN OBSTACLES TO A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE?
Nora Bruggemann shares what she discovered during her work.
Sustainable action also depends on the infrastructure. So if there is a gap or failing at this stage, what can be done? Bruggemann works with the European Commission and co-Funded projects...
SPREAD SUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLES 2050
An inventive project for a sustainable society.
Nora Bruggemann presents the SPREAD Sustainable Lifestyles 2050 project, which works within the ‘sustainable consumption’ field. The project’s aims are to understand what is and what isn’t...
The holistic, nature-based education we need for our times.
Yesterday I ran into a woman I know whose primary passion in life is to create 100% sustainable clothing from our local fiber-shed. A fiber-shed is like a watershed for fibers (wool, cotton, hemp,...
EUROPE IS BLESSED
On feeling the weight of responsibility to extend the reach of good quality conditions.
Crossing borders. Feeding families. Discover what drives Maximilian in his daily life and what he feels he has the responsibility to do. Maximilian Martin is the Founder and Global Managing...
THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY’S WORLD
Maximilian Martin thinks that being honest about what works and what doesn’t might lead us down the right path.
The fashion industry and Impact Investment: how are they related? What has changed in the last 20 years in these industries? Were the changes for the better or for the worse? Maximilian explains...
Maximilian Martin tells us about the most successful practices that should be implemented on a global scale.
Ultimately, consumerism wasn’t invented to be reasonable or sustainable. On the contrary, rather, people are constantly being pushed into buying things they have no need for, objects that just...
THE PATH THAT CONNECTS PEOPLE
An opinion, an idea, an experience: how can we improve our businesses through learning from others.
The most dangerous thing you can do in business is to say “Things have always been like this and they will continue to be like this!” Sustainability is important and it will move the business...