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Green Economics Conference
10th 11th 12th June 2017 3 Day Event
St Hugh’s College, University of Oxford
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These conferences are designed to create a unique global discourse of social and environmental justice, inclusion, fairness, resilience, survivability, and reforming mainstream economics and creating new discourses which can allow the human species to survive another 10,000 years. Indeed Ban Ki Moon’s team has told us that our ideas are some of the very few which can actually work and can actually implement the COP UNFCC United Nations Climate Conference Resolutions. Prince Charles has said that our academic journal is music to his ears, We have won the Luxembourg Green Business Award and our Director/Founder was named as one of the 100 most powerful women on the planet.
We never advertise, we work with teams across the planet from all walks of life and we dont edit what they say- we listen! and we implement! we make change, we include, all voices – we really walk the talk- come and meet our diverse and wonderful teams- we attract the brightest and the best from all walks of life from all around the world -some have major challenges- and from those major challenges- great things and great resilence happens- come and enjoy with us!
Call for Papers, Journal Papers, Speakers, Participants, Workshops, Ideas for Subject Streams, Keynote Speakers, Book Chapters, Academic Proceedings Papers, Magazine Articles, Policy Reports, Volunteers, Facilititators, Exhibition Stands, Sponsors, Green Economics Institute Members.Speakers from Global Institutions, Scientists, Academia, Business, NGOs and Campaigners, Change Makers, Scientists, Innovators.Philosophers, Economists, Financiers, Thinkers, Enviromentalists, Social and Environmental Justice Makers, Development workers, Policy Makers, Politicos, Writers, Students, Lecturers and many more!
People who love other species, people who love humans, people who love systems of the planet !
Our conferences are for everyone, are very inclusive, and have voices from many countries from around the world from all walks of life and all sorts of backgrounds, all abilities, and all sorts of challenges, mental physical, being minorities, older people, younger people all realising their full potential etc.
Come and help us save the world and lead change and progress!
Positive and optimistic views of the world! Its never too late to do things. Never under estimate the power of one person to change everything!
Call for Papers:
Timetable- Sessions will include:
All people everywhere, minorities, majorities, indigenous people, able people, less able people, mental and physical challenges, women, all genders etc
Nature, the biosphere, other species, stopping the human caused suffering of other species, biodiversity, individual life patterns of other species, group life patterns and safety, endangered species. Humanity of animals. Ethics of animal keeping, husbandry and domestication. Cruelty and how to avoid it happening. Saving the apes. Avoiding extinction and the mass extinction.
The sea, water, rivers, fish. Marine eco systems, coastal problems.
Pollution and air pollution and health
Ageing demographics, the care crisis, migration, population, zenophobia, caring sharing and supporting each other in a frightening and uncertain world.
Young people, the lost generation, housing, homelessness, benefits. Public policy, the property mess, affordable housing, public housing
Climate Change, Climate Science, reports from our COP 15- 21 delegations and our plans for our team at COP22 in Bonn lead by the government of Fiji. We are calling for team members, sponsors, supporters, helpers. Carbon Rationing debate.
Migration, refugees, ethics from the people who have experience first hand of migration, refugee life and genocide, The Jazidhi people, other minorities.
Indigenous people and their knowledge and rights and their economy. How green economics is one of their main hopes.
Our green library projects
Renewables, how its now the investment of choice- patterns of renewable development and investment
Investment, finance, economics, the economy, Global Institutions, Banks, Finance Houses, Public economic policy.
Science and Technology and Future Innovations – the latest green thinking
Food security in a world of climate unpredictabililty and instability. Access to food, organic farming, free range, increasing disease due to climate change. The reduction predicted in food and food security in an age of increasing populations
Health, mental health, pyschologic changes to ensure survivability and sustainability- explaining why people are distrustful and wont make the changes yet. How do people really think and plan for the issues?
Launching New books on Art, Farming, Organics, The Caribbean, Japan and many many more.
Launching our new fiction books
Migration and trade, protectionism, v making locally to sell locally, relaunching home manufacture and industry and engineering and technology.
Changing narratives about migration – reclaiming the stories, positive migration stories from around the world where migrants have saved the day and laid down the basis of whole economies and industries. A project supported and funded by The Green European Foundation and other green foundations and supported by the European Commission. We hear from the Refugee Resource Group in Oxford about the excellent work they are doing and what is being done around the world.
10,000 years of farming and domestication– an audit- how have we done? what could we improve? will it last another 10,000 years, what do we do next? what is the meaning of domestication, of women, animals, crops, cereals, nature? Is it right- ? whose domestication is it ?
The Greening of the Caribbean– how do we change its economy for resilience- a project we are doing in partnership with the UK foreign office as part of the Caribbean Leaders 2030 initiative. We report on the latest findings.
Finance and the Economy in Brazil
The Greening of Italy and innovations in its economy and policies
The Economy of Japan and Nuclear Challenges
Air pollution, diesel, technofixes or changing lifestyles, if we cant trust the car companies to do the right thing – is it time to impose rationing to save the climate and civilisation? whose civilisation is it? Transport and travel
Green IT – a real alternative- democracy and access?Big Data issues,confidentiality
Indigenous voices from around the world wanting to use Green Economics- what they need and how we can help them
Black Lives Matter: Black Womens Writing
Human rights in an age of fear and violence
Are we living in an Age of Democracy or an Age of Tyranny? Are they related?
The Age of the Earth: Mass Extinction cycles, The Anthropocene
Education and the Media; Truth Post Truth, whose truth, science, education of the masses, the opiate of the masses, fake truth, fake science, misleading the public, lies, damned lies and deliberate lies, hacking, freedom of information or misleading the public, the lack of critical analysis at university, the lack of criticism by students, public acceptance and lack of resistance and lack of ethical vigour, the appauling state of political ethics.
State sponsored terrorism, torture, violence, murder- how do we cope with the fact that most genocides are done under ‘ legally elected or appointed regimes?’ what does that tell us? what do we do?
How do we do as we would be done by? how do we treat our neighbour as we would want to be treated ourselves?
The threats from the extremist groups and regimes around the world in office or about to take office?
Taxonomies of Economics and Finance – what does it really mean?
Taxation, investment issues, inflation, trading blocks, green investment, green funds, climate funds, environmental economics, heterodox economics behavourial economics, green economics, ecological economics.
Saving the forest and the rain forest. Debt for Nature swaps, accounting for the environment, costing the environmental, values and valuing the world and the environment.
Rapidly developing countries and their pathways, the implications.
International trade, and climate miles, emboddied energy and life styles, is it time to change and think about how to move to a better life?
Reforming economics – mainstream reforms today
Mainstream economics prevailing ideas, bubbles, property, the national regional local and global economies. Trading blocks. Alternative economics teaching, theories, ideas.
Call for papers on all the above and much more.
Entertainment will include all three nights, conference dinners, music, speaches, networking, summer typical English walled garden buffet dinner, special gala dinner in the oldest Oxford University Building, dinner out in one of Oxfords typical restaurant. A light hearted conference review/ with everyone joining in.
A walking tour of Oxford for participants, friends and family
A visit to a local organic farm and renewables installation for participants, friends and family
An evening production of a Shakespeare Play in the lovely garden grounds of St Hugh’s College.
A visit to St Hugh’s Special and Unique Oxford China Centre in the grounds of the college.
Times: Normally the conference will run from 11 am on Saturday 10th June, to 11 pm and then 10 am on Sunday 11th June till 11pm and then 1o am on Monday 12th June till 11 pm.
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The Green Economics Institute Trust
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