This is Bayo Akomolafe’s plenary talk at ISEC’s Economics of Happiness conference held in Byron Bay, Australia in March 2013. Adebayo Clement-Akomolafe is a lecturer in the Department of Psychology at Covenant University in Nigeria. He helped create the reality television programme “Kalengo” based on community activity. He and his wife Ijeoma were initiating co-founders of Koru, a trans-local network of cultural creatives who believe another world is possible and he is also a member of the Global Cooperative Forum in Switzerland.
About Brian Emerson
Brian Emerson works with Local Futures/ISEC in the US and India where he has coordinated alternative development and localization initiatives, and developed Local Future’s education-for-action projects. His expertise is in the area of new policies, strategies and institutions for fostering more just, democratic, and sustainable local economies worldwide.