Archive for October, 2013

New group of national hubs to explore REconomy in 5 different countries

New group of national hubs to explore REconomy in 5 different countries

Published on October 29, 2013 in Blog with 2 Comments

The Transition national hubs of Belgium (Reséau Transition Wallonie-Bruxelles), Croatia, Italy, Latvia and the Netherlands have joined forces with the UK’s REconomy Project to explore what REconomy might look like in each country. Here is our approach to this project.   Each participant will produce a high level proposal that lays out things like the […]

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French REconomy evening brings together 80 people

French REconomy evening brings together 80 people

Published on October 24, 2013 in Blog with 3 Comments

French REconomy evening brings together 80 people from the Paris region in September 2013: Corinne Coughanowr, Transition Paris/France   A number of us in France have been watching with great interest the REconomy Project emerging and unfolding in the U.K. The REconomy Project Day held in September 2012, right before the Transition Conference in London, was […]

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How I make money: by Tom Badley, Artist

How I make money: by Tom Badley, Artist

Published on October 18, 2013 in Blog, Finance with 5 Comments

Today we have a very welcome guest post from Tom Badley who is a currency designer at Sustainable Currencies. This is a pretty rare bread of individual with an intriguing insight into the design of money. Enjoy! …….. Tom: I’ve always loved to make money. I started in primary school, where I made a series of […]

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The rise of the Sharing Economy in my community

The rise of the Sharing Economy in my community

Published on October 10, 2013 in Blog with 0 Comments

This is a great guest post by Davie Philip from Cultivate. He gives some very real and practical examples of the sharing economy in his community. At REconomy we are lucky enough to see more and more inspirational enterprises and projects popping up all over but very few examples like this of a collection of […]

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East Lothian Local Economy Workshop – A report back

East Lothian Local Economy Workshop – A report back

Published on October 4, 2013 in Blog with 0 Comments

We’re very grateful for this guest post from Philip Revell of Sustaining Dunbar:  A few months ago Sustaining Dunbar and East Lothian Council organised an event to look at the local economy. The idea was to get participants from a range of backgrounds together, inspire them with the possibilities offered by moving to a more locally […]

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