Author: Vicky Curran
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BMC, alongside many other organisations, are supporting the Nature Friendly Farming Network in the generation of the below letter, which will be sent to Wales First Minister, the Minister for Rural Affairs, the Minister for Climate Change, and the Deputy… Read more
It is a privilege to be working with BMC, as teacher-trainer and course facilitator. To further the core goals of the BMC, I have applied for and being accepted as one of twenty fellows starting my journey on the Bard… Read more
Education as if People and Planet Matter The rationale for Black Mountains College By Natalia Eernstman and Ben Rawlence Before the pandemic quashed mass gatherings, young people worldwide flocked to the streets to express their dismay with the status quo.… Read more
In response to the government announcement, July 2021, of 50% cuts to arts subjects at higher education level, Paula Orrell the Director of Contemporary Visual Arts Network commented "They (government) need to find an economic solution to empower the future… Read more
A blog by Prof. Alan Lovell, a member of our Advisory Board, exploring the suitability of using GDP to measure the success of a nation. Much has been written on the inappropriateness of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as the expression… Read more
This newsletter is dedicated to alternatives to focusing on GDP growth, such as measuring well-being through considering physical and mental health, pollution levels, non-recycled waste, the gender pay gap, volunteer numbers and over 40 other indicators. It also addresses 'happiness'… Read more