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Exploring intentional communities
Exploring intentional communities

Exploring intentional communitiesOur cohort’s recent visit to a co-housing project outside of LondonHalf way through the On Purpose Associate Programme my cohort and I reflected on what we had learned so far and what areas we wanted to learn more...

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Urban health: ideas to help cities thrive
Urban health: ideas to help cities thrive

According to the over half of the world’s people live in urban areas, a figure that will reach nearly 70% by 2050. One challenge of urban growth is to ensure cities are healthy and sustainable places where people can thrive. But how can that best...

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Making Every Day Earth Day
Making Every Day Earth Day

The science is clear. We are facing a climate crisis — a crisis that could cause . We need to take dramatic action to cut emissions in half within 12 years, in order to limit the most catastrophic consequences of climate change. Just as the...

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Climate Despair? It’s Just a Phase.
Climate Despair? It’s Just a Phase.

How to confront existential threat, and remain positive.“It is worse, much worse, than you think.”The Uninhabitable Earth, David Wallace-Wells’ new book about climate breakdown, gives fair warning before pummelling the reader with horrifying...

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Placement experiences: CAF Venturesome
Placement experiences: CAF Venturesome

Sophie Preuss is half way through the On Purpose Associate Programme. Here she shares her experience in the social investment space, which she’s gained during the first 6 months of the programme with a placement at CAF Venturesome.As my first On...

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