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Proposal presented to the Galician Parliament Post-COVID reactivation Commission

Proposal presented to the Galician Parliament Post-COVID reactivation Commission

A report prepared by Manuel Casal Lodeiro, coordinator of the Instituto Resiliencia has been presented to the Galician Parliament’s non-permanent Commission on Post-COVID economic, social and cultural reactivation, that was established in late 2020. The document is entitled Resilience, Re-agrarization and Post-Growth in the post-COVID 

Against Facebook’s arbitrary censorship of the dissemination of academic science

Against Facebook’s arbitrary censorship of the dissemination of academic science

The undersigned, a broad group of scientists, philosophers, economists, engineers, and communicators about the ecological crisis and problems related to climate and energy, condemn Facebook’s censorship of perspectives that have a verifiable scientific basis but which diverge from the official discourse to which the general 

Proposal to the Committee for the Economic and Social Reconstruction of the Spanish Parliament

Proposal to the Committee for the Economic and Social Reconstruction of the Spanish Parliament

Pág. 1 de la Propuesta enviada por el Instituto Resiliencia al Congreso de los DiputadosInstituto Resiliencia, part of the Centro de Saberes para a Resiliencia, sent a Propostal to the task group on Economic Recovery of the Committee for the Economic and Social Reconstruction which was created at the Spaniard Parliament with the goal of suggesting policies to the Government for the recovery after COVID-19 pandemics.

This document contains a basic recommendation and counted with the collaboration of other institutions: GEEDS (Grupo de Energía, Economía y Dinámica de Sistemas) at Valladolid University, GinTRANS2 (Grupo de investigación TRANSdisciplinar sobre TRANSiciones socioecológicas) and AEREN (Asociación para el Estudio de los Recursos ENergéticos), part of international organization ASPO.

The Basic Proposal in this document is based on a previous work: recommendations for the Ministry of Energy Transition (november 2018) which was made as a contribution to the project of Law on Climate Change and Energy Transition. Instituto Resiliencia and the other organizations ask the Committee for the “appearance before the committee of […] experts on Ecological Economics, Socioeconomic Metabolism and Modelling of Energy Transition, from Spanish universities and other research institutions, to determine if there is a basis for considering that keeping economic growth measured as GDP growth is feasable”.

Document can be downloaded from Spanish Congress of Deputies official site.

Issue # -10 1/2 of 15/15\15 Magazine is out

Issue # -10 1/2 of 15/15\15 Magazine is out

A new compilation book of 15/15\15 Magazine for a new civilization will be published by Instituto Resiliencia, one of the co-founder organizations of the CSS. This issue will be the fourth to be published under CSS’ activitie. Its table of contents (mostly in Spanish with 

Spanish Agenda 2030: Mission Impossible

Spanish Agenda 2030: Mission Impossible

Manuel Casal Lodeiro (Instituto Resiliencia): “Algunos expertos proponen sustituir el objetivo de la sostenibilidad por el de la resiliencia: no tratar de evitar un colapso ineludible, sino buscar la mejor adaptación posible para mantener las funciones esenciales de una civilización humana”

Issue # -12 of 15/15\15 Magazine is out

Issue # -12 of 15/15\15 Magazine is out

Cover of # -12 of 15/15\15 Magazine
Cover of # -12 of 15/15\15 Magazine

On this month of July a new compilation book of 15/15\15 Magazine for a new civilization will be published by Instituto Resiliencia, one of the co-founder organizations of the CSS. This issue will be the first one to be published under CSS’ activitie. Its table of contents (mostly in Spanish with some contents in Galician-Portuguese) is as follows:

Editorial

  • “Transición… al fascismo”

Analysis + Reflexio

  • “La «Advertencia a la Humanidad» de los científicos, 25 años después” — CARLOS DE CASTRO
  • “Socialismo sin crecimiento” — GIORGOS KALLIS
  • “A vueltas con el «Único sentido» de Greenpeace” — PEDRO PRIETO
  • “El Decrecimiento desde las aulas” — ANA VELASCO GIL
  • “Justicia restaurativa y transición ecosocial” — JORGE OLLERO

Chronica + Actio

  • “«Los cambios a gran escala requieren ejemplos que la gente pueda copiar»” — NAOMI RIDDLE entrevista a DAVID HOLMGREN
  • “Frojám, Galiza: um projeto para reconstruír resiliência desde a
    comunidade e o comunal” — PORTAL GALEGO DA LÍNGUA & 15/15\15
  • “Empezar la transición allí donde vivimos: ideas para unos primeros pasos” — TED TRAINER
  • “Los límites del crecimiento en la Educación Secundaria: Génesis del proyecto” — JOSÉ ALBERTO CUESTA
  • “Nace el Grupo de Decrecimiento «Hasta aquí hemos llegado»” — MARIO ESPAÑA CORRADO
  • “«Caminar sobre el abismo de los límites», un informe para la acción ante
    el colapso” — 15/15\15
  • “Decrecimiento práctico para el Laborismo británico” — MARK H. BURTON

Creatio

  • “«Sol negro en la ciudad»: Poesía-ficción para el colapso” — MARILUZ SECILLA SOUTO
  • “Los Guardianes de Pandora” — CHRISTIAN GEBAUER
  • “Conjuro de fuego para brindar por un año nuevo” — MOISÉS RUBIO ROSENDO
  • “«Los planos filosófico, emocional y espiritual son tanto o más
    importantes que la divulgación científica»” — Entrevista con CARLOS DE CASTRO

All articles in the magazine can be freely read online on 15-15-15.org, while the 130 books of the printed compilatory edition will be exclusively sent to subscribers. Anyone can subscribe through the mazagine website.