Post Tagged with: "resilience"

Episode 122: Natural farming and the life and work of Masanobu Fukuoka

Episode 122: Natural farming and the life and work of Masanobu Fukuoka

In this episode I have the great pleasure if connecting with Larry Korn from Oregon, USA. In addition to being a student of the late Masanobu Fukuoka (1913-2008) he’s and educator, consultant, editor and author in the fields of permaculture, natural farming, sustainable landscaping and local food production. […]

Energy dynamics and personal resilience in relation to public communication

Energy dynamics and personal resilience in relation to public communication

As the editor of this website I can confidently claim that I’m in the business of public communication; over the last 3 years I’ve interviewed more than 120 people from 15 different countries and the website is accessed around 100 times a day. In the big scheme of things I suppose this makes it a rather small enterprise compared to many other podcast […]

Episode 108: Gaining by Sharing – en helhetlig modell for bærekraftige bofellesskap

Episode 108: Gaining by Sharing – en helhetlig modell for bærekraftige bofellesskap

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av å samtale med tre kvinner som samarbeider om en ny modell for hvordan vi kan designe og bygge bærekraftige bofellesskap. Siv Helene Stangeland (øverst til venstre) kjenner jeg først og fremst fra et utdanningforløp vi begge deltar på i Danmark; […]

Episode 84: Creating buildings and environments that support life

Episode 84: Creating buildings and environments that support life

In this episode I have the delight of connecting with Nikos Salingaros, who is a Professor in Mathematics, an Urbanist and Architectural Theorist. He is originally from Greece, but lives now in San Antonio, USA. Nikos Salingaros has for many years collaborated with Christopher Alexander and in our conversation […]

Episode 76: We plant trees, but why?

Episode 76: We plant trees, but why?

In this edition of the podcast series “Bærekraft i Skandinavia” (Sustainability in Scandinavia), I reach out into the world and connect with artist, writer, and filmmaker from the United States, Joseph Redwood-Martinez. He has recently made a full length documentary that explores a reforestation initiative in Haiti, namely Sadhana […]

Episode 54: Omstilling Sagene – a Norwegian Transition Town initiative

Episode 54: Omstilling Sagene – a Norwegian Transition Town initiative

In this conversation I have the pleasure of speaking with Dayton Gordley and Camilla Skjerve-Nielssen who live together in Sagene district in Oslo, Norway. Together with a local group they´ve started up a project that aims to create a community that is both socially and environmentally sustainable. Their project is […]

Episode 53: Societal development from an evolutionary perspective

Episode 53: Societal development from an evolutionary perspective

In this episode I have the delight of connecting with David Sloan Wilson, Professor of Biology and Anthropology at Binghampton University, New York. Wilson has written several books explaining evolution to the general public, while also championing the view that understanding evolutionary processes can be of great benefit […]

Episode 44: Earthship – å leve i samklang med naturens egne prinsipper

Episode 44: Earthship – å leve i samklang med naturens egne prinsipper

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av å samtale med Mehdi Nodehi som er lederen for Earthship Biotecture Sweden, en gruppe som blant annet arbeider for å “bygga Europas första och världens andra utbildnings och besökscenter för det självförsörjande boendekonceptet Earthships“. Mehdi Nodehi har bakgrunn som bioingeniør, men har de […]