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Communique from the Oslo Local Assembly on Textile Fibres

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A twist on the usual UCRF Local Assembly format, this themed Local Assembly concentrated on textile fibers. Points for discussion could be tabled by any UCRF member in advance or raised on the day. Theme: Textile fibres, key themes and challenges.  20 minutes to discuss each theme. Participants: 10. Question 1, submitted by membership: How can we, in our expert organization, act against pesticides export for global south cotton plantations? The assembly quickly realized how […]

Announcing a Themed Local Assembly in Oslo

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A twist on the usual UCRF Local Assembly format, this themed Local Assembly will concentrate on textile fibres. Points for discussion can be tabled by any UCRF member in advance or raised on the day. Theme: Textile fibres, key themes and challenges Date: 8 March 2022Time: 8am – 9:30am local time. Light refreshments will be available.Location: OsloMet, Oslo, NorwayAddress: Stensberggata 26, 0170 Oslo The Local Assembly gathering will be in-person, but the themes for discussion […]

Oslo Local Assembly Communiqué

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On 11th September a group of around 40 people met in OsloMet University for a UCRF local assembly. Around 10 discussions took place around themes suggested by participants. A summary can be found below. In addition the Local Assembly put together a list of priorities for ‘here, now’. These were called the ‘Oslo Priorities‘: Request that innovation funds fund post-growth projects. Explore legal frameworks to incentivise staying small. Recognise that responsibility for producers and users […]