Emergency resilience: why you need it

Learning from Boiled Frog syndrome Climate psychologists tell us that humans aren’t good at dealing with complex, diffuse threats whose timing is uncertain. It seems we’d be great at handling a woolly mammoth attack, and our evolution is way behind reality. If you compare the latest five years to the previous five, what do you … Read more

Bridport Climate Response at Bridport Food Festival

Alan Heeks of Seeding our Future briefs Mayor Ian Bark on the new Bridport Climate Response website Bridport Climate Response had a stall in the Love Food – Hate Waste tent at the Food Festival on June 18. Our stall was well-attended, with some lively conversations, people signing up for our newsletters or volunteering, and … Read more

Giving young people a voice

In our public consultations last year, one of the main priorities raised was to give local young people a voice on the climate crisis, recognising that this generation feels unheard, and will be most affected. To support practical action on giving local young people a voice on climate change, Seeding our Future have obtained grants from … Read more

A wider, wiser view of the climate crisis:

Charles Eisenstein book: Climate, a new story Charles Eisenstein is a charismatic American writer and speaker, who has a devoted following. I’m not such a fan, but I do recommend his new book, and I was impressed by his session at the Findhorn climate change conference (see my blog on this here). In this book, … Read more

Bridport Climate Response: an overview

Seeding our Future is a small, non-profit group based in Bridport, which played a leading role in creating the Bridport Food Matters website, and is now working with a small core team to launch this new initiative. The overall aim is to raise awareness, motivation and practical actions by households in responding to the climate … Read more