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Ioana Morcov is now a member of Village Vancouver
Dec 19, 2011

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In which Vancouver neighbourhood or other community do you live?
Riley Park-South Cambie
Please tell us which areas of Transition interest you. For example: growing more food/urban agriculture, relocalizing our economy/local currency, Permaculture, transit, energy efficient buildings, the arts, urban homesteading, preserving seed diversity, placemaking, potlucks, outreach, organizing events, community-building, having fun while saving the world, or...
- Growing local food (finding out more about the south vancouver food network)
- seed diversity
- community-building
- potlucks

A friend of mine mentioned Transition Towns, and I thought to myself that this initiative incorporates a lot of the changes I would like to see in the community (and the world). I would like to learn more about, and work on, putting the ideas into practice.
There's a saying that "Transition is not a spectator sport". It's true! Village Vancouver runs on people power, and engaging in activities and projects together helps us accomplish more. Which groups, networks, neighbourhood villages, or projects do you think you might be interested in getting involved with? And what knowledge, skills, resources or other assets can you bring to the mix? (Don't be bashful!)
I would like to start start by getting involved in the Food Network.
What would you like to see improved in Vancouver or in your community regarding sustainability or resiliency? Do you have an idea for a new Transition project or activity?
I think the world needs a complete new way of thinking and prioritizing. It will take some time for the shift to happen. I would like to see a change in the education system, that includes education on empathy, kindness, sustainability etc.
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At 3:04pm on December 19, 2011, Randy Chatterjee said…

I hope we can build a garden together in our neighbourhood!

Randy

 
 
 

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Food

Local, organic, rural, and/or urban, food production is a mainstay of life, and doing it well leads to wellness. From farm to kitchen, discussions relating to food--and the community arising around it--belong here.

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If you have to leave your village, how will you get where you want to go? By car? Preferably not, both for your wallet and the earth’s sake. This category is for all discussions relating to how we all get around.

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