This course focuses on the role of local (i.e., community-level) economies in ensuring national sustainability. It examines the elements that comprise a sustainable local economy. Specific cases will also be discussed, to give participants a realistic picture of the problems involved and options available in making local economies sustainable.
“The poor of the world cannot be helped by mass production, only by production by the masses.”— Gandhi
March 8, 2014, Cocoon Boutique Hotel
Quezon City, Philippines