Archive for April, 2009

Videos from other Transition initiatives

Rob Hopkins on the 12 steps of Transition: steps 1-6 (some funny moments) Rob Hopkins Steps 7-12 Transition Lewes talks to the person on the street Open Space session at the Transition Network Inaugural Conference in Stroud.

April 19, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Transition Resources and Documents

Some links to what’s out there in the way of documentation and background for the Transition process as it currently stands: Transition Initiatives Primer (for transition projects just getting off the ground) 12 steps towards Transition (for transition projects to work through on the way to an Energy Descent Action Plan) 7 buts (barriers to […]

April 18, 2009 · Kevin · No Comments
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Transition-type activity already happening in Powell River

I just thought I’d start a list of what’s already happening in Powell River that can be classed as building resilience, reskilling and/or relocalisation. Projects and groups like this might be interested in working co-operatively with a Transition initiative in the future. This is not meant to by a complete list at all, it’s what […]

April 17, 2009 · Kevin · 4 Comments
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Awareness raising events for Powell River

I went through the Transition Handbook and the Transition US website looking at the kind of events that transition groups have held during the “awareness” phase of getting people up to speed on Peak Oil and Climate Change. Here’s an incomplete list of things we could do here in Powell River: Film Screenings Peak Oil […]

April 13, 2009 · TTPR · No Comments
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Building a core group

Some time in the next month I’d like to try and get 10-12 people together to talk about Transition and the possibilities for Powell River, over a potluck meal. Out of that we might be able to kick off a core group of 4-8 people to begin organising awareness-raising events in Powell River. I’ll be […]

April 13, 2009 · TTPR · 3 Comments
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