Strategic leadership towards sustainability - individuals, organizations, and communities using systems thinking to create a better future that is peaceful, healthy, prosperous, just, equitable, and resilient for generations to come.
Thursday, June 17, 2010
Life After Growth
How do we get smarter, not bigger? How do we promote the growth of value, not the growth of stuff? How do we increase well-being without increasing consumption?
This 20 minute video gives a good run through some of the attempts going on out there - degrowth, happiness indices, GDP alternatives, transition towns, post-carbon lifestyles, local production, etc.