Here we list (primarily UK-based) events about or relevant to degrowth

“Honey, I Shrunk the Economy!”, Sheffield University, Friday 17 May 2019

Tickets and more information:
Friday, 17 May 2019
6 – 8 pm
Lecture Theatre 2
The Diamond,
32 Leavygreave Road,
Sheffield  S3 7RD
Speakers and panel discussion:
Professor John Barry, Queen’s University Belfast
Alberto Huerta Morales, Aalborg University, Denmark
Dr Yannish Naik, The Health Foundation


Edinburgh degrowth picnic – Thursday 23rd May, 6pm

“Whether you’re new to the idea of degrowth, or have been following degrowth debates for a while, we hope that you’ll enjoy some tasty picnic foods, delve into interesting topics and leave with a better understanding of degrowth, and maybe some thoughts about building the degrowth movement in edinburgh.
Meet on middle meadow lane, directly opposite Söderberg Cafe. If the weather is playing along we’ll head to the meadows.
If the weather is not playing along, we’ll move to an indoor venue instead.
Please share this invitation freely. Email with any questions.”


Can an environmentally just Green New Deal target economic growth?

Sat, June 1, 2019
5:30 PM – 10:30 PM
A “relaxed debate” with Jason Hickel and Grace Blakely, in a pub, Stockwell, London.   Click for full details on Eventbrite.


The Stir to Action Festival

16-18 July,   Frome, Somerset.

The Festival (“A Playground for the New Economy”) will be a unique three days of inspiring conversations, participatory theatre, virtual reality experiences, live podcasts, interactive workshops, idea surgeries, live crowdfunding, sustainable food, craft beer, and, of course, live music!


Oslo Architecture Triennale 2019, 26 Sept to 24 November, 2019

Theme: the architecture of Degrowth.

Open call: for contributors to an architecture library of the near-future which you or people you know may be interested in submitting projects for. Please do circulate this! Thank you!

We are also looking for researchers conversant in Degrowth matters to collaborate with architects, artists and designers to create objects and experiences for this architecture library.


Degrowth 2020: Building Alternative Livelihoods in times of ecological and political crisis.

Manchester, September 1st to 5th 2020

Interim webpage on our site, here.