Resil Ience at local-scale (Local World). UrbAn/Neighbor Hood

JohnRobb has been writing about this a lot. ...creates a set of new services that allow the smallest viable subset of social systems, the community (however you define it), to enjoy the fruits of globalization without being completely vulnerable to its excesses. These services are configured to provide the ability to sur- vive an extended disconnection from the global grid in the following areas (an incomplete list): Energy; Food; Security (both active and passive); Communications (OpenNet); Transportation.

BALLE: Business Alliance for Local Living Economies - BALLE networks create local living economies through the building blocks of independent retail, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, green building, local zero-waste manufacturing, and community capital. http://www.livingeconomies.org/

Alternative framing: Robust Ness? z2008-01-22-CascioResilienceVsOtherMemes

Factors to consider

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