What if digital tools and methods became the engines of local ecological transitions, empowering their stakeholders, facilitating participation and decision-making, networking and scaling projects?
Though often overwhelming at a global level, ecological issues are easier to grapple locally, and local solutions can then connect at larger scales: acting local is part and parcel of global thinking. However, the vast diversity of ambitious, inspiring local initiatives is not producing global changes. In the areas of energy, mobility, food systems, housing, waste, manufacturing and repair, examples abound, whose potential remains underexploited. The ActLocal challenge intends to enrich the toolbox of those who work on the ecological transition of their territory with digital tools, uses, cultures and methods:
BY: Des communautés locales et la Fing