Category Archives: Success Stories

The Transition Companion Reviewed

Rob Hopkins’ latest book, The Transition Companion, gathers together a cornucopia of transition experiences from around the world and presents them in short ‘chapters’ that are very readable and easily digested. Indeed, the book treats the different elements as if … Continue reading

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Eat Local, Eat Organic

Now that I’ve got a steady supply of fresh organic vegetables coming from my ‘farm’ – it’s scarcely a farm, but no one talks about allotments here – I’m learning how to eat stuff that’s in season rather than thinking … Continue reading

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It’s All Good

Slowly but surely worthwhile things are happening in this area of Lantau. Paul Melsom’s tree restoration project now seems to have got some official backing from the government and they’ve helped him establish a good firebreak around part of his … Continue reading

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Hope in a Changing Climate

On Wednesday evening, April 20, The Asia Society put on a talk by John Liu of the Environment Education Media Project. John is a film maker and has made documentaries on environmental degradation in a whole range of countries, including … Continue reading

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