Addressing climate change and other complex issues.

October 29, 2019
transport revolution

Audio intro: Sustainability Goals

EXPLORE THE CHALLENGE FOR transport and energy with cleantech author Felicia Jackson.  To survive and thrive in connected global markets, shrewd businesses now understand they must […]
November 1, 2019
transport revolution

Audio intro: Transport Rebels

A REVOLUTIONARY GENERATION OF transport planners is bringing new thinking to climate response.  We got a chance to speak to one of these trailblazers when we […]
March 5, 2020
unintended consequences of constraints

The unintended consequences of constraint

October 24, 2019
climate-emergency-protest

How can we address the climate crisis?

IT’S THE LOCAL TEAMS who, in practice, are saddled with the burden of tackling the climate emergency now declared by more than 1,000 jurisdictions around the […]
October 29, 2019
human dimensions low carbon

The human dimensions of low carbon underwear

REDUCING CARBON IS NOT just about technology.  We need to overcome economic, political and organisational issues too. That’s three huge Systems, each with a capital ‘S’.  […]
October 30, 2019

Radical thinking

A DEVELOPING COLLECTION OF authors and thinkers whose work connects with ours.  We offer it as a reference to our thinking and for further reading and […]
December 11, 2019

Greening finance for global risk

IN SPITE OF THE urgency in the fight against climate change, the system of finance remains stubborn in its tradition of focusing on short-term profit, rather […]
December 2, 2019
cooperative inquiry enquiry group

Deepening audience engagement

“Co-operative inquiry [or enquiry] is a way of working with other people who have similar concerns and interests to yourself, in order to understand your world, […]
November 26, 2019

Addressing complex problems: a potted history

Addressing complex problems: a potted history Today, many problems are non-linear in nature: we need to think in systems rather than in a straight line, and […]
November 4, 2019
thinking unthinkables

There be dragons! Where some fear to venture

RADICAL THINKING FROM OUR networks — where some fear to venture. Ending badly.  Collapse, catastrophe or extinction? Professor Jem Bendell argues that taking the bleakest view […]
November 12, 2019
green-flying

Can flying go green?

ARE AIRLINE COMPANIES FLYING into a storm of greenwash? https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000b8tx/panorama-can-flying-go-green
October 24, 2019
changing-finance

Changing the financial system

CITIZEN ACTION AND INVESTOR pressure are two key forces creating the shift, according to Felicia Jackson, a senior consultant at Contented Ltd, a communications company focusing […]
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