Hot on the heels of Nicole Foss, New Zealander Laurence Boomert, Community Development and Future Planning Strategist, brings a public talk to Grey Lynn 2030
Community Can-do Success
Revitalise, Reconnect & Make Resilient our community using the best models available.
Come find out how to:
Use Cooperatives & Community Currencies
Create employment by answering social needs
Strengthen and future-proof our local businesses
Create healthier homes and neighbourhoods
Make our communities resilient for harder times
Laurence Boomert has a long history in contingency planning, green business development and community up solutions. In the 1990s he founded the 500 member Environmental Business Network, He currently runs the Bank of Real Solutions, an online database of community can-do success stories. He was a co publisher and writer for the book “Fleeing Vesuvius: Responding to the effects of economic and environmental collapse” published in 2011 by Living Economies with whom he is a board member.
Along the way he has done everything from being an organic farmer to a television presenter (on Maggie’s Garden Show) to founding a new political party.
He serves on a variety of national and local trusts dedicated to sustainable living.
Grey Lynn RSC (upstairs)
1 Francis St. Grey Lynn
Ph: 03 525 8229 or 027 25 88807
Contact Laurence firstname.lastname@example.org