Transition Winnipeg (TW) is a community-led initiative to increase our quality of life, make the local economy more resilient and adapt to contemporary challenges -- a changing climate, more expensive oil and fewer non-renewable resources. The transition movement is community-led. Anyone can be involved and everyone is invited, regardless of background, age, or experience.
Please contact us to get involved in any related groups and projects, including:
TW acts as a hub for a number of neighbourhood initiatives, including Sustainable South Osborne and Transition North Winnipeg. If you would like to join or begin a Transition group in your neighbourhood, please email us at transitionwinnipeg [at] gmail.
Thanks to Assiniboine Credit Union for their support through the Sustainable Commmunity Grant Program.
Sarah Elton, author of the book Consumed: Sustainable Food for a Finite Planet, was on Power & Politics with Evan Solomon.
Elton raised some of the issues with our current global food system that Raj Patel raises in his book Stuffed & Starved, which I have read and recommend if you want to learn more about the practices and impacts of the global food system.
Solomon was tough but fair in questioning Elton about the global food system being…Continue
The following excerpt by Richard Heinberg is reprinted from the new book Energy: Overdevelopment and the Delusion of Endless Growth, edited by Tom Butler and George Wuerthner, published by Post Carbon Institute and Watershed Media,…Continue