OPEN MEETING: NATURE + BREXIT

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OPEN MEETING: NATURE + BREXIT

Leaving the EU means both threats and opportunities for protecting a clean green environment, and thriving farms forests and fisheries. Even if a UK Act transfers EU rules into UK law, the enforcement mechanisms won’t come with them, and they will be at risk of repeal by those who see protecting nature as a burden. […]

RETHINKING POWER, REMAKING CONNECTION

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RETHINKING POWER, REMAKING CONNECTION

We live in a time of upheaval, with the Brexit campaign and referendum and Trump’s election, growing inequality and environmental damage. This event offers space to speak our reactions, fears and hopes and listen to one another, perhaps to listen to ourselves; and to share inspirations and ways to resource ourselves in difficult times. The […]

CRISIS IN DEMOCRACY

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CRISIS IN DEMOCRACY

Gill from Transition Exeter argues that working to improve democratic processes in our democratic system could be vital for protecting our environment and suggests an initiative… Are we losing more than we’re winning?  Transition Exeter wants to see Exeter transitioning towards a low carbon and socially just society; however more is being invested in roads […]