To create an economic system that supports human and planetary well-being, we need to be the instigators of change – we can’t wait for those in power to take the steps needed.
Use the resources on this page to learn how the global economy is plunging us into crises, and how you can support local economies wherever you live.
Getting the facts
Dive deeper into the destructive impacts of the global economy, the multiple benefits of local economies, and tools for engaging in Big Picture Activism.
LOCALIZATION ACTION GUIDE
What can you do to localize? Join the global movement to build resilient local economies and flourishing local communities. Take action with the tools and resources in this guide.
Browse through our collection of resources that illuminate the ‘big picture’ of how our economies impact society and the environment. We hope they will inspire you to start or join a localization project in your community!
This report describes the impacts of the global economy, and provides a detailed listing of policy shifts and grassroots initiatives that can move towards the local.