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The Time is Now for a More Soulful Way of Business

Great companies are the ones which design customer experiences with soul. A customer experience has soul when it has the quality of authentic wholeness, the principle of life itself. When you can connect with the soul of your organisation and experience the way in which it is expressed through each and every part, you will have created an authentic customer experience with soul.

Standing up together for democracy

Standing up together for democracy is more than just enabling a positive democratic and equitable outcome

Zen Garden Tea Ceremony

We gather in the Zen garden at Dartington for the tea ceremony, about forty of us, in the hot, bright mid-June sun and ait patiently, knowing that something valuable, of interest, is about to take place

Changemaker's Life in Transition

Life in Transition will feature changemakers from Denmark, Brazil, Estonia, the UK, Spain, Australia, Italy, USA,

Two Meetings To Rescue The World by Colin Tudge

The two meetings attack the issues from different angles and with different speakers -- but both argue that for starters we (humanity, the world) need to re-think food and farming from principles. We need nothing less than an Agrarian Renaissance – to be driven by all of us: a giant exercize in democracy.

About The Resurgence Trust

Established as an educational charity in 2006, The Resurgence Trust publishes Resurgence & Ecologist magazine, alongside its main website, where the entire back catalogue of issues are available for members to read. The Resurgence Trust also publishes the internationally-respected environmental news website With a world-wide network of distinguished contributors and strong editorial integrity Resurgence, with the addition of The Ecologist in 2007, has become a powerful force for change.
Animate Earth

Animate Earth: A Film presented by Stephan Harding

Building on the revolutionary discoveries of James Lovelockʼs Gaia Theory, the film goes one step further and explores opportunities to heal our relationship with the Earth through the new discipline of holistic science, with the help of interviews with leading environmentalists, scientists and spiritual leaders, including Brian Goodwin, Iain McGilchrist, Fritjof Capra, Vandana Shiva, Jules Cashford and Satish Kumar.

Jali Ardhi – ‘Care for the Land’ – Project

The Jali Ardhi, or 'Care Of The Land' Project will examine socio-ecological resilience to soil erosion driven by extreme events: past, present and future challenges in East Africa and aims to involve Schumacher College’s Ecological Design Thinking to map the issue in terms that will point towards a solution.

The Great Work of Metalaw: A Paradigm of the Entireties by Hal White

In 1999, in his magnum opus, The Great Work, Thomas Berry said that the present urgency is to begin thinking within the context of the whole planet, the integral Earth community with all its human and other-than-human components, as an ecological imperative.
Robin Muray

My Dear Friend, Robin Murray

I have lost a friend and someone I am proud to have thought of as a mentor – an inspiration not just because of his ideas and his pioneering activity, but because of his manner, his warmth and his generosity. We have lost a man who combined practical experience, probing intelligence and a gentle wisdom – truly an inspiration to so many.