Pooran Desai

Prepping – my top ten tips 

With new figures coming out daily, it can be easy to be swamped by climate anxiety, here are some top tips for combatting it.

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Pooran Desai

General Election systems-mapping insights: joined-up about what? 

With the General Election announced, Party Manifestos are fast in production - but how joined-up will each one be?

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Pooran Desai

Collapsing Complexity!

Join us for an exploration of how we might untangle central government policies.

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Pooran Desai

Scotland, climate targets, systems change, and a whole government response  

The Scottish government’s abandonment of 2030 climate targets highlights the need for systemic change.

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Pooran Desai

A Case Against Globalisation and the Multiple Benefits of Localisation

Bioregional Advantage and Comparative Advantage This is a summary of a chapter in Bioregional Solutions, which was commissioned by The Schumacher Society back in 2003, co-authored by me and Sue Riddlestone, with a foreword by the then HRH Prince Charles. It lays out a case for localisation or Bioregional Advantage, as opposed to Comparative Advantage...

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Pooran Desai

Young Leaders and Joined-Up Government at UK Houses of Parliament

Yesterday at Portcullis House Yesterday, OnePlanet and Rewired Earth were delighted to host an event at Portcullis House, part of our Houses of Parliament. We were privileged to create an opportunity for Young Leaders who created the UK Government Climate Action Manifesto to share their recommendations, based on analysis of UK local government climate plans...

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