Rory and David managed to pack in a huge amount to their presentation and also gave us plenty of time to discuss the People’s Plan for Nature as a group. If you missed the session you can catch up with everything by watching the video.
After the session David kindly shared some resources including the podcasts in which he first heard of sortition as an alternative or supplement to democracy
The Sortition Foundation, which promotes the use of sortition
Climate Change Assembly UK of about two years ago.
The People’s Assembly on Nature, which David took part in between Nov 2022 and Feb 2023, having been one of 100 selected from a mailing to 33,000 households.
Financing of nature-based projects was mentioned several times in the third weekend, 14-15 Jan 2023. This presentation was the most economically focussed
Project of the Month
People's Plan for Nature
The People’s Plan for Nature is a plan created for the people, by the people of the UK – a vision for the future of nature, and the actions we must all take to protect and renew it.Find out more
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Reasons to be Cheerful Podcast
with Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd
A podcast about ideas to fix the world, mentioned by David during his talk.
Find out more about the process used to select the People's Assembly for Nature members.
Why We Get the Wrong Politicians
by Isabel Hardman
David mentioned getting a lot out of this book during the initial part of his talk.
Our first season has come to a close. Information on our Autumn 2023 events is coming soon.