• Good News Planet
    Life Affirming News, Events & Entertainment

    Good News Planet GNP has been steadfastly providing life-affirming positive news since 1985, making it one of the forces for change that has contributed to the Shift that is now underway. Long established initiative such as this one have allowed new projects and ventures to blossom by providing [...]

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  • Future 500 Forges Coalitions Between Odd Bedfellows

      Future 500 was formed to forge relationships between corporations and NGOs. Their mandate is to advance the "triple bottom line” –solutions that support the economy, the society and the Earth.   They have brought together NGOs like Amnesty International, Friends of the Earth, [...]

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  • Building a Sustainable Food System in California

      Roots of Change Network and Ag Innovations Network have convened over 360 consensus-building meetings in the state of California. They are bringing together diverse stakeholders around the common goal of a sustainable food system in California.   Facilitating Truthful Conversations [...]

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  • The Number ONE Green Small City in America – Bellingham, WA

    Live Love Local - from JoA for Possible Futures on Vimeo.   A Thriving Economy Where Businesses Promote Sustainability   Sustainable Connections brought together nearly 700 Bellingham businesses in every sector of the economy—farmers, manufacturers, builders, nonprofits, service [...]

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  • Green Cities – A Collaboration for Sustainability

      Green Cities California is advancing ground-breaking environmental policies throughout California and nationally.     Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Oakland, and 9 additional California cities have joined together to accelerate the adoption of sustainability policies [...]

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  • A Focus on Slow Money

      Slow Money national gatherings are a significant new venue for field building, investing and social change. More than 1000 people from 34 states and several foreign countries attended the first two Slow Money national gatherings in the U.S., and more than $4.25 million has been invested in [...]

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    The World Peace Campaign’s “Time Out for Peace!” Plan

    "It was the best of times. It was the worst of times." —Charles Dickens, "A Tale of Two Cities"   The Chinese characters for 'Crisis' depict 'Grave Danger' and 'Hidden Opportunity.'   Current Reality Our Problem   We exist in the 'City of War.' To survive — economically, morally, [...]

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