The transition town movement is focused on making communities more resilient. Communities that are environmentally, economically and socially sustainable have smaller carbon footprints and are better able to deal with the challenges of peak oil and climate change.
We have started a Transition Howard County (THC) initiative and are looking at all aspects of sustainability including economics, food, water, energy, transportation, and more. If you are interested in getting involved, we are having monthly meetings at private homes in Ellicott City and Columbia.
Upcoming events are listed on the new THC web site at www.transitionhoco.org.
For more information, please contact us at email@example.com
If you would like to learn more about the Transition Town movement, here are some links:
A handout CCIHC prepared, explaining "Transition Town in 10 Steps".
Sustainability and Transition Towns
Study on global governance and sustainability
Major reforms of global environmental governance are needed to avoid dangerous changes in the Earth system, according to
a group of social scientists and researchers from around the world. The scientists argued in the March 16 edition of the journal Science
that the time is now for a "constitutional moment" in world politics. Their conclusions are summarized in Science Daily.
Resilience Circles Support the Transition Town Movement - http://localcircles.org/
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