Naresh is one of the people that started the transition of the town Totnes in England, now he work as a workshop leader and teaches people about sustainability. It seems as he is doing something that I want to be doing. Also the whole concept of Transition town is something as what I try to explain in this blog;
- We need to build resilient communities
- We need to think in small scale and locally produced, both in goods and services
- We need to work more within communities
- To do that we need to better understand and use communication methods that directly involve and activate people.
Sitting here with the Transition handbook, have to see if I can learn something new! My six years of studies might be there inside as a shortcut!
Naresh wrote about his visit in Sweden here; http://transitionculture.org/2009/11/05/sweden-in-transition/ . He did not mention the animal park, but he explain his expression from the Transition Training tour to Sweden as very good.