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Local Economy

Local EconomyThis 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

Publications

Journals, Books, Articles, Features and Commentaries on national and international policy, grassroots developments and initiatives and rural reconstruction movement. Read more
Community and Habitat No. 13: Community resilience needs a change in mindset Community and Habitat No. 13: Community resilience needs a change in mindset
Community resilience needs a change in mindset
THIS ISSUE OF PRRM’S COMMUNITY & HABITAT JOURNAL IS focused on the intertwined issues of climate change, energy and food.

Development Courses
Conrado Benitez Institute for Sustainability (CBIS)

The CBIS offers a range of sustainable development courses covering different situations. Read more

Downloadable Forms
CBIS Handbook 4 | Enrollment Form