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Isn't it ironic that I am part of an alternative community yet still take the Queen's portrait.  I'm pleased to report that CHOGM went well with statements being made on African funds and the third world given the forum to raise issues of globalisation, the environment and business opportunities. 

For the Community Fund Raiser: Our fundraising course is online free. Events organisers and public relations for nonprofit organisations should find that useful - its proven track record has raised millions of dollars in needed community funds. 

Barter, Local Energy Transfer Scheme, Ethical Investments, Intentional Communities, alternative energy exchange and alternative economics are increasing!
Globalisation depends on strong regions for success so let's ensure your region is clean and green and ready.
Globalisation, if it's based on the triumphs of post war Internationalism (UN, WHO), results in capitalism with a social conscious - and that's the best we can hope for.

In an increasingly global marketplace, the economic needs of small communities, particularly in rural areas, must take priority.

Without strong and self-sustaining communities the world will be a much poorer place - for the individuals who live there and for their neighbours who will be missing on a trading partner who offers a diverse range of products & services.

Leaving aside ideologies such as socialism and capitalism, thisism or thatism, it should be recognised that humans have been 'trading' for thousands of years - so we may as well get it organised!

Unfortunately in our haste to trade, some sustainable and unethical practices such as rampant consumerism and wholesale environmental destruction have become mainstream and acceptable to the uneducated.

It is widely acknowledged that capitalism has many undesirable social consequences, particularly for residents of developing nations and those who through illness, age or circumstance do not participate in the workforce.

This site is dedicated to the alternatives to unsustainable economic and environmental practices.  Budding freelance writers, community workers, ethical entrepreneurs and academics are invited to submit articles for these pages - please email us.

Please support our site and research by visiting our sponsors who have been chosen for their ethical business practices.  Return often, as this site will grow as more resources become available.  I'm using my resources as a former regional economic development manager and ethical journalist's sources to ensure accuracy amongst these pages.  

Thanks and good luck in your efforts to make your community a happier place to live :)  What have you done for Gaia today? 

Marcus Webster, MBA, C.dec


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The problem of herpes viruses and the Epstein Barr virus giving rise to the CFIDS Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome has now hit pandemic proportions with both the HHV3 Simplex & HHV EBV4 virus (mono, glandular fever) now at over 90% of the world's population.  We need a donation to get this survey going, please.

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