Food security and planetary boundaries

April 19, 2012 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Will Bugler Dr John Ingram of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) investigates the interactions between food security and the environmental boundaries that we must operate within to live sustainably. The ‘planetary boundaries’ concept […]

How to support resilient agriculture

April 13, 2012 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Sir Gordon Conway Durable food security and agricultural growth depend on development strategies with resilience built in from the start, says Sir Gordon Conway. Economic growth with resilience to environmental threats will be central […]

Diversity and the resilience of the UK food system

March 17, 2012 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Will Bugler Feeding a growing population is one of the world’s greatest challenges. But food systems in the UK and in other developed nations like it are expected to do far more than merely […]

From efficiency to resilience

February 16, 2012 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Deborah Frieze The following is adapted from Walk Out Walk On: A Learning Journey into Communities Daring to Live the Future Now, by Margaret Wheatley and Deborah Frieze. Efficiency has long been the holy grail of the industrial age. […]

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