Chapter 1: change

Principle 12 begins and closes the permaculture cycle

Chapter one theme: Change, permaculture principle 12. Change is inevitable.

Paris Accord design challenge

Science: climate change explained

Three videos, 2 shorter, one longer that clearly explain the greenhouse effect and the mechanism of climate disruption. The 60 minute WWF sponsored video, introduced by Sir David Attenborough is a really excellent representation of the science, and the responses we need to make.

Wonderful short video (4 mins) with Neil de Grasse Tyson
explaining the mechanism of cliamte change
4 minute explanation, pointing some of our confusions on the topic
Climate science explained in depth 60 minutes WWF/ Attenborough/ Rokstrom
This is a very informative video and a brilliant talk

The Meteorological office:

What is climate change?

Climate change refers to a large-scale, long-term shift in the planet’s weather patterns and average temperatures.

People speaking out for future generations

Severn Suzuki, speaking on behalf of children around the world at the Rio Earth Summit in 1992
Greta Thunberg’s speech of 2018 to World Leaders in Poland, in which she blames them of stealing the future from her generation.
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A short intro of the Chikukwa proejct