Building like trees, cities like forests

The Green Changemakers

He imagined architecture worldwide shaped by a "mass production spirit." What if our homes and workplaces were like trees, living organisms participating productively in their surroundings? And when human systems support ecological health, that's good growth too. The processes of each organism in a living system contribute to the health of the whole. Waste does not exist in nature because the processes of each organism contribute to the health of the whole ecosystem.

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The 2011 Edition of the Journal of Sustainability Education

The Green Changemakers

Her impressive accomplishments and the examples she brings to the interview are a must-read of inspiration for anyone involved with sustainability education. Show that your company or institution educates for sustainability. This essay explores the challenges facing organizations intent on fostering peace, justice, and sustainability when incorporating traditional business practices into their operational modeling. Sustainable-development Research Education

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