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Local Assembly Buenos Aires

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Date: Wednesday 15th April 2020Time: 9am – 12pmAddress: Jose Hernandez Museum, Av. del Libertador 2373 – (1425) Buenos Aires, Argentina The starting point for discussion at Local Assembly Buenos Aires will be what we can do to achieve sustainability in the local fashion industry? The focus will be a diagnosis of the local fashion industry, but with potential solutions, to fix the system. To register for the event e-mail info@ctextilsustentable.org.ar

Local Assembly Connecticut

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We happily announce three events in Connecticut over the next three months exploring three different themes! The first, on soil health and natural fibers, takes place on Saturday 7th March 2020, 6-8pm at The Studio Fairfield. The Assembly will convene a diverse panel representing ranch, farm, and city; policy makers, practitioners, and economic development: Nancy Cowser, executive director, Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region, New London  Trent Loos, sixth-generation Central Nebraskan rancher, writer, radio host, Rural Route Radio, and […]

Communiqué from Vancouver Local Assembly

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On 30 November 2019, the event Local Futures: Local Fibres took place organised as a Local Assembly. Huge gratitude and respect for all those who participated and for the facilitators who have also put together this report. The event started with an activity called ‘Quilted Discourse,’ where groups had two assigned topics with a series of questions to help guide the conversations. After each topic of discussion we asked the participants to draw or make […]