Every time I see an adult on a bicycle I no longer despair for the future of the human race. H.G. Wells

Backgound literature

The current and future human cost of climate change

Report from the Global Humanitarian Forum can be viewed or downloaded here:-


The climate and social cost of the worldwide meat industry:


How food shapes our cities

An interesting 15 minute talk on how the growth of cities depended on ways of supplying enough food. It goes on to discuss how the need to find sustainable food supply may require a different approach to the design of cities.



Effects of Peak Oil

What is Peak Oil?

What we can do – Developing Resilience