> Monthly digest of tools, trainings and resources for Transition.
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In this Issue:
What's Happening in Transition
Transition Launch Training
Transition LAUNCH is an in-depth experiential introduction to the ideas, process and practices that have inspired tens of thousands of people and catalyzed a global Transition network.
Effective Groups Training
Economics of Happiness Conference
February 27- March 1, 2015
Don't miss the Transition US Workshop: "Strengthening Your Neighborhood Through Transition Streets"
Use discount code TRANSITION10 for 10% off any ticket price
How to start Transition: Guide to Developing an Initiating Group
Part of Transition Network's new Support Offer to help Transition groups thrive.
Policies for Shareable Cities
Yassi Eskandari of the Sustainable Economies Law Center shares how principles of the grassroots sharing economy can be applied to towns and cities in ways that strengthen local economies, empower the underserved, and increase community resilience.
Arise presents the stories of 14 extraordinary women in 5 countries who have initiated solution-oriented environmental projects in rural and urban communities alike, including Winona LaDuke, Majora Carter, Vandana Shiva, Starhawk, and many other amazing women (screened at the Totnes Transition Film Festival).
We are on the lookout for volunteers to help collect stories and photos from Transition initiatives across the US. To get involved, please contact email@example.com.
We're looking forward to the year ahead of us, with plenty of exciting projects, collaborations, and movement-building in store! Read on to learn more...
Stories from the Movement
Welcome Transition Manitou Springs, CO, the 153rd Official Transition Initiative!
How Jamaica Plain is Building Working-Class Leadership in the New Economy
Tuesday, March 3
How can potential leaders from underprivileged backgrounds tackle economic inequality and climate change when they spend most of their time trying to earn a decent living?
Learn from community organizer Carlos Espinoza-Toro about Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition’s successful fellowship program.