Time To Cycle
Back in November 2017 Time To Cycle, a network of cycling climate activists, peddled from Harwich to the COP23 climate change talks in Bonn. They rode to stand up for social and climate justice and to express solidarity with those on the frontline of climate change.
Radical Resilience Programme
An intensive residential retreat to support community leaders from across faiths and cultures to build resilience for social, ecological and economic challenges (such as food shortages, floods, extremism, & disease).
Better Health Bakery
Based in Haggerston, East London The Better Health Bakery is a social enterprise arm of The Centre for Better Health, a local charity working to promote well-being and support recovery from mental ill health. The artisan bakery provides trainee placements to individuals who might be distanced from the workforce. The aim is to build skills, confidence and a route to further training and employment.
A two-week introduction to permaculture principles of earth care, people care, and fair share. This project placed particular emphasis on people care, with an opportunity to return a year later to deepen my understanding of the emotional aspects of creating sustainable communities and livelihoods.