Here are a bunch of examples and strategies for reclaiming the commons and creating spaces that build community.
Decolonizing seeds and protecting diversity in the seed sovereignty movement.
The art of placemaking, regenerating public spaces.
The mission of the American Indian Center of Chicago (AIC) is to promote fellowship among Indian people of all Tribes living in metropolitan Chicago and to create bonds of understanding and communication between Indians and non-Indians in this city; to advance the general welfare of American Indians into the metropolitan community life; to foster the economic advancement of Indian people; to sustain cultural, artistic, and avocational pursuits; and to perpetuate Indian cultural values.
We move from fear to love through the co-creation of beauty in public space We are a movement in the making Started by artist Shilo Shiv Suleman in 2012, we create public art interventions with women & misrepresented communities across the world. We create alternative, people-led narratives that engage personal histories, cultural and political realities, and tell stories of...
10 urban gardens that will inspire you to grow food no matter where you live
In the 1870s, several squares in Madrid were covered with graceful metal structures which transformed them into municipal markets. One of these was the plaza de la Cebada (Barley Square), one of the oldest in Madrid and given this name because in the sixteenth century extramural tillage farmers piled their harvested crops there before winnowing.
All you need to know about the mini-forest that began as an experiment on the 400-acre IISc campus in Bangalore.
We must protect the parks, pathways, and gardens that connect us to each other and to the ecosystems of our home.
Saturday, September 11th in Lordship Rec all day till 5pm. The show, workshops, stalls and refreshments Show entries can be registered for free on the day between 8.30-11am. 98 categories for growing, cooking and crafting. 2021 entry forms available from 16th August online or via email from email@example.com See you there!
By 2050, around 75% of the world's population will be living in urban environments.Jan Gehl is a Danish architect and urban design consultant based in Copenh...
A short video about community living in NE Portland and City Repair-style placemaking for reviving the urban commons
Commoning was a way of life for most of our ancestors. In Reclaiming the Commons for the Common Good, author Heather Menzies journeys to her roots in the Scottish Highlands, where her family lived in direct relation with the land since before recorded time.
Home gardening service based in Bangalore. Hire gardeners to setup or maintain your garden. We use only native plants to encourage biodiversity and organic methods of gardening.
Happy to Chat signs have been appearing on park benches across the UK - and now the world.