Resource Sufficiency: Moving beyond the gospel of eco-efficiency

Resource Sufficiency: Moving beyond the gospel of eco-efficiency

Via Friends of the Earth Europe.  To revert the current ecological overshoot and build a sustainable society, we have to collectively engage in changing our economic model. New booklet “Sufficiency: moving beyond the gospel of eco-efficiency” suggests introducing hard limitations to unsustainable trends—in particular to overconsumption—and putting emphasis on distributional...

The Dark Side of Digitalization: Will Industry 4.0 Create New Raw Materials Demands? 

The Dark Side of Digitalization: Will Industry 4.0 Create New Raw Materials Demands? 

The digitalisation of production and the ‘Internet of Things’, referred to as Industry 4.0 in Europe, is being sold with the promise of ‘clean’ economic growth and resource efficiency in a time of converging eco-social crises. But although the new technologies making this ‘fourth industrial revolution’ possible might seem sleek, clean...

What do you know about mining? | CATAPA – Generation Transition

What do you know about mining? | CATAPA – Generation Transition

  • Written on: 18 September 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

What do you know about mining? In this short, educational animation, YLNM Network member CATAPA summarises the negative impacts of mining and shares practical ways for ordinary people to help move the world away from extractivism and towards a circular economy. To find out more about CATAPA’s work to support social movements worldwide, visit...

Alternatives: A Circular Economy

Alternatives: A Circular Economy

  • Written on: 19 November 2014
  • Posted under: Campaigns

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