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  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...

In The News

Derek Prall, American City and County on June 11, 2018

David Templeton, Sonoma Index-Tribune on August 04, 2016

Marie Goodwin, Personal Mycology on March 19, 2016

Jeanette Origel & Sarah Byrnes, Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition on May 05, 2015

Press & Media

Transition US is a nonprofit organization that provides inspiration, support, training, and networking for Transition Initiatives across the United States. We are working in close partnership with the Transition Network, a UK based organization that supports the international Transition Movement as a whole.  If you are a member of the press we would welcome the opportunity to arrange an interview with a member of the Transition US team.

Featured Blogger

Joanne Poyourow is an author, an educator, a gardener, and a community builder. Joanne brought the ideas of the international Transition Movement to Los Angeles.  She is one of the founding members of the Transition Los Angeles city hub which is preparing local communities for the changes coming with global warming, peak oil, and economic contraction.


Transition Los Angeles supports action groups in many local communities within the greater Los Angeles area. It is perhaps the largest metropolitan area in the world that is working with Transition ideas.

Global Transition

In March 2019 Transition Network ran its first International Transition Healthcheck Month as a pilot. The healthcheck was designed to help Transition groups: Reflect on how the group is doing, sparking conversations about what’s working well and could be strengthened and what isn’t working and...

Diné (Navajo) land and water protector and poet Lyla June Johnston suggests that the struggle of resistance against Trump and fossil fuels shouldn’t be one of hate-driven revenge against but, rather, a movement for life in all its sacred beauty. It’s not about winning, Johnston said in an interview...

Transition Voice

What extinction crisis? Believe it or not, there are still climate science deniers out there. And they’re as ready as ever to draw you into arguments. Don’t take the bait. Photo: “Click-64″/Flickr. We originally published this piece in September of 2010, but because we...