Transition Stories

Transition Lopez Island Launches Fossil Free by ’33 Campaign

By Ande Finley of Transition Lopez Island.
Early in 2019, after the shocking IPCC Report came out identifying 2030 as the catastrophic tipping point for our planet, the Transition Lopez Island Steering Committee posed the question, "How quickly and how close can Lopez come to being fossil fuel free?" Though it was a daunting undertaking, the idea resonated around the table and immediately became our sole focus.

From What Is to What If: Unleashing the Power of Imagination to Create the Future We Want

By Ruah Swennerfelt, originally published by Friends Journal.
I’ve been involved with the Transition Movement since about 2008 and had the opportunity to meet and interview Rob Hopkins, cofounder of the movement and author of this book (his sixth), in 2011 at the fifth Transition Network international conference in Liverpool, England.

Save the date! Transition US National Gathering, June 11-14 2020

What if…
… Our communities enjoyed healthy, local food, and agriculture regenerated the soil and the water?
… All of our main power sources were renewable?
… Our forests were vigorous, strong, and no longer threatened?
… We and our neighbors worked together and localized, civil government supported that?
And What if…

Transition Initiative Spotlight: Cooperation Humboldt

Cooperation Humboldt helps to build a solidarity economy on California’s North Coast. As one of our newest official Transition Initiatives, they are unique because they support existing cooperative efforts and create new solutions where needed.

Cooperation Humboldt nurtures a wide variety of local efforts and projects ranging from queer space monthly potlucks, to edible garden tours, to tenants rights workshops.

Exclusive Pre-Order Discount for New Rob Hopkins Book, "From What Is to What If”

Rob Hopkins's latest book, "From What Is to What If: Unleashing the Power of Imagination to Create the Future We Want" will be released on October 8, 2019!

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