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We make transition! recruited 30 change agents from the Baltic Sea region to make a joint sustainability vision and recommendations for cities and municipalities

Who are the We make transition! change agents? Partners of We make transition! selected and invited altogether 30 change agents from Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Poland, Germany and Norway. These change agents are individuals representing organisations from different levels (local authorities, research, small business, civil society actors). They are persons committed...

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Over 200 participants in Bioregion Forum, Latvia signed a Memorandum of goodwill to build together a sustainable bioregion in Gauja National Park

An international forum, "Mission - Creation of a Bioregion in the territory of the Gauja National Park", was organised on 25 October in Sigulda, Vidzeme region. The event gathered more than 200 participants. They were representatives from the state, municipalities, non-governmental, private organisations, and active representatives of the local community....

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We make transition! partners met and trained transition arena process in Tallinn

We make transition! -project partners met in Tallinn on 10-11 October. The meeting was organized in an inspiring Telliskivi Creative Centre. The main purpose of the meeting was to learn and simulate the transition arena method in practice. Also was fun to meet and exchange experiences! 😊 The transition arena...

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Civil society actors in Namdalen, Norway prioritized social inclusion, circular economy, and social entrepreneurship

Two focus group discussions were organised in Namdalen, Trøndelag region, Norway as a part of the We Make Transition! -project. Civil society actors representing varying levels of organizations came together around the table to discuss social sustainability. In recent years, Namdalen (Overhalla&Namsos municipalities) has faced the challenges of significant low...

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Gdynia discussion on sustainable consumption encouraged to take action: “Be brave, become a leader”

A thematic discussion on sustainable consumption was organized in Gdynia, Poland in September 2023. Business owners, activists, city employees, and NGO representatives participated in the discussion. Participants of the second focus group in Gdynia discussed the topic of sustainability in our daily life: good practices and shopping choices, possibilities, and threats...