Systems Change Through Local Economies

Originally published at: https://systemschangealliance.org/events-calendar/systems-change-through-bioregional-economies/

Conference at University of Beira Interior (UBI), Covilhã, Portugal, September 23-26, 2021 A conference in collaboration with Systems Change Alliance, The University of Beira Interior (UBI) and Praxis – Centre of Philosophy, Politics and Culture, Prout Research Institute Portugal (PRIP), Ecolise, Portugal, Economic Democracy Advocates (EDA), and other organizations. Introduction The Covid-19 crisis did not crash the economy. The epidemic was simply the straw that broke the system’s back. It revealed the grave problems of climate disruption, economic inequality, rising national and personal debt, racism, and lack of food and health self-sufficiency. The virus itself revealed our brutality against the…