Category Archives: Grassroots

Innovation, Sustainability and Democracy: An Analysis of Grassroots Contributions

In this paper, we introduce an area of activity that has flourished for¬†decades in all corners of the globe, namely grassroots innovation for sustainable¬†development. We also argue why innovation, in general, is a matter for democracy.¬†Combining these two points, we … Continue reading

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“Green from the Grassroots” by Elinor Ostrom

Much is riding on the United Nations Rio+20 summit. Many are billing it as Plan A for Planet Earth and want leaders bound to a single international agreement to protect our life-support system and prevent a global humanitarian crisis. Inaction … Continue reading

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