The role of harmony in the politics of nature

Related to Greta’s story is the role of harmony in the politics of nature. Take the following statement from the United Nations dated 2017: The UN General Assembly, at its 72nd session, adopted the ninth Resolution on Harmony with Nature …

AIEA News February 2019

The AGM of the AIEA was held last December and elected 10 board members. These board members are: Kerry Cochrane (President) Kirsty Yeates (Secretary) Meg Hoskins (Treasurer) Elke Knebel (e-communications) and six general members – Johannes Bauer, David Hardwick, Peter …

Editorial February 2019

“Our civilization is being sacrificed for the opportunity of a very small number of people to continue making enormous sums of money.” So said Greta Thunberg the young Swedish school girl who sat outside the Swedish Parliament for weeks on …

Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance Farm Day Out

Mark your diary for this event! AFSA (Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance) is hosting our inaugural Farm Day Out on the 17th of March at Jonai Farms (Eganstown, Vic), with a stellar line up of Australian bands, local food, booze, and …

Opinion piece from Dr Johannes Bauer

Who is Prof Schellnhuber and why is what he said important? Prof. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber –  for twenty years the head of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, and a senior advisor to Pope Francis, German Chancellor Angela Merkel …

The Second Warning

And still on climate change and this one is different! The Second Warning is a documentary about an OSU researcher who built a worldwide movement with one click of the mouse. It’s the story of scientists all over the world awakening …

Feeding the world from organics

Washington State University researchers have concluded that feeding a growing global population with sustainability goals in mind is possible. Their review of hundreds of published studies provides evidence that organic farming can produce sufficient yields, be profitable for farmers, protect …

Learning about sustainable agriculture

For almost 20 years the Orange campus of firstly the University of Sydney and now Charles Sturt University has been teaching Australian and overseas students about sustainable agriculture. The course is offered as a post graduate Masters course and students …

AIEA Annual General Meeting 2018

The AGM will be held on Monday 19th November at 8pm and will be held via a teleconference. If you would like to participate in this event please send details to our Secretary Kirsty Yeates (kayeates@yahoo.com.au) and include your phone …

Editorial October 2018

Change moves at a slow speed particularly when change is of a significant, perhaps paradigmatic, size. In such cases the rate of change is microscopic until the concept behind the change becomes universally accepted. No doubt the flat earth believers …