Degrowth

Buzzwords Degrowth = political, economic, and social movement based on ecological economics, anti-consumerist, and anti-capitalist ideas Translating: Degrowth French: décroissance Headlines The Radical Plan to Save the Planet by Working Less – Vice Elsewhere on the Web https://www.degrowth.info Wikipedia Degrowth Planeta.com Growth

Growth

Buzzwords Growth = The process of increasing in size Headlines Tourism and Degrowth: Impossibility Theorem or Path to Post-Capitalism? Why growth can’t be green – Foreign Policy were-in-a-low-growth-world-how-did-we-get-here.html clean-energy-wont-save-us-economic-system-can http://www.wearesalt.org/the-myth-of-exponential-growth Limits to Growth or Opportunities for Prosperity? if-we-cant-change-economic-system-our-number-is-up http://www.theoildrum.com/node/7853 http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2015/06/11/ndp-leader-tom-mulcair-ou_n_7562340.html Slow Growth https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/jul/30/slow-economic-growth-gdp-old-norm Tourism and Growth need-to-talk-about-tourism-growth http://www.travindy.com/tourism-and-growth when-will-tourism-industry-start-talking-sensibly-about-growth https://conscious.travel/2014/11/12/hope-and-despair-wtm https://www.facebook.com/groups/rtnetworking/permalink Elsewhere on the Web …

Freya Higgins-Desbiolles: Thoughts on Sustainable Tourism

Poster New publication: Tourism Management Perspectives January 2018 Special Issue: Top Tourism Thoughts Sustainable tourism: Sustaining tourism or something more? Freya Higgins-Desbiolles (@freyahd) Abstract: Tourism today has a problem. It is addicted to growth, which is incompatible with sustainability goals. Despite three decades discussing pathways to sustainable tourism, tourism authorities continue to promote tourism growth …

Resilience and Resource Efficiency in Cities

Cover City superfans, there’s a new report! The UN Environment report “Resilience and Resource Efficiency in Cities” is now available. Download here The report reflects on resilience, on resource efficiency, and on the nexus between the two. The authors explore definitions and implementation. Key Links http://www.resourceefficientcities.org https://www.iied.org/sustainable-cities-nexus-between-resilience-resource-efficiency Report (PDF) Questions How was the report prepared? Does the Global Initiative for …

#ProtectGoldButte Press Conference

It’s not breaking news, it’s streaming news! Presenting the August 18 livestreaming video from Facebook Live from Las Vegas about the proposed Gold Butte conservation area. Details on the Protect Gold Butte website This press conference was a show of support connecting conservation and the new wave of responsible, conscious, Indigenous ecotourism. Senator Harry Reid and Representative Dina Titus, both …