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Event: Envisioning a sustainable future in Northampton

WEBINAR – Envisioning a sustainable future in Northampton Northampton University – Faculty of Business and Law Envisioning a sustainable future in Northampton: promoting a green post-pandemic recovery Date: 23-11-2020 - from 4pm to 6pm Collaborate link: https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/d5c43a58fe444b28afcd856467af75cf If you want to attend this event please click here to send an email to Elodie René before… Continue reading Event: Envisioning a sustainable future in Northampton

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No more business as usual: introducing the Degrowth Organisation and Economy Research Group

by Ben Robra, Iana Nesterova and Fabian Maier As the ongoing crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic seems to illustrate once again, an unforeseen economic shock appears to threaten the very foundations of social life and indeed the livelihoods of people across the globe. With social distancing and lock-down measures in place, people were forced to… Continue reading No more business as usual: introducing the Degrowth Organisation and Economy Research Group

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Degrowth: New Roots for the Economy

Re-imagining the Future After the Corona Crisis The Coronavirus pandemic has already taken countless lives and it is uncertain how it will develop in the future. While people on the front lines of healthcare and basic social provisioning are fighting against the spread of the virus, caring for the sick and keeping essential operations running,… Continue reading Degrowth: New Roots for the Economy

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Introducing #DegrowthTalks

2020 was supposed to be the inaugural year of the UK Degrowth Summer School, an initiative organised by past attendees of the well-respected annual degrowth summer school held at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. Unfortunately, due to the covid-19 crisis, the UK summer school - along with the Manchester degrowth conference it was scheduled to… Continue reading Introducing #DegrowthTalks

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Announcement about the Manchester Degrowth and ISEE conference

The Manchester 7th International Degrowth and 16th International Society for Ecological Economics Joint conference was due to be held in September 2020.  It will not come as a surprise to you that given the global Covid 19 pandemic we have been forced to postpone the conference.  We do so with deep regret.  The conference is… Continue reading Announcement about the Manchester Degrowth and ISEE conference

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Message from the Manchester Degrowth Conference

This text is going out to those who have submitted to the conference. Thank you for your submission to the Manchester degrowth and ecological economics conference.  As you will be aware we are facing an unprecedented situation with the global coronavirus pandemic. We are therefore reviewing options as to how to progress. We have decided… Continue reading Message from the Manchester Degrowth Conference

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Degrowth and Ecological Economics conference, Manchester, Open Call now live

We are pleased to share the Open Call for the Degrowth and Ecological Economics conference in September, here in Manchester: http://www.confercare.manchester.ac.uk/events/degrowth2020/open-call/ It can also be reached via  a link at the bottom of the main page http://www.confercare.manchester.ac.uk/events/degrowth2020/ Submissions from activists, policy people and politicos as well as scholars and academics are welcome.  The deadline is… Continue reading Degrowth and Ecological Economics conference, Manchester, Open Call now live

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7th International Degrowth Conference: Call​ ​for​ ​sub-themes

Update  January, 2020 The call for subthemes generated a great deal of interest.  We have consolidated them into 14 themes: see the conference website.  The open call for contributions will be announced there in later January / early February. The 7th International Degrowth and 16th International Society for Ecological Economics Joint Conference - Manchester Building… Continue reading 7th International Degrowth Conference: Call​ ​for​ ​sub-themes

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7th International Degrowth Conference – Manchester September 2020

Building Alternative Livelihoods in times of ecological and political crisis 7TH INTERNATIONAL DEGROWTH / 16TH ISEE INTERNATIONAL JOINT CONFERENCE Manchester, September 1st to 5th 2020 Download the first call for activists and campaigners. Come to Manchester in September 2020 to meet with other activists, artists and scholars to explore how alternative livelihoods can respond to… Continue reading 7th International Degrowth Conference – Manchester September 2020

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The International Degrowth Conference 2020 will be in Manchester

Update:  for more details click HERE. The next (7th) International Degrowth Conference will be in Manchester, 1st to 5th September 2020.  The theme will be "Building Alternative Livelihoods in times of ecological and political crisis". Key Principles will be: High social impact and low environmental damageParticipationConstructive dialogueEquality, diversity and presence More information to follow in… Continue reading The International Degrowth Conference 2020 will be in Manchester