Sustainability for All: Jonathon Porritt at TEDxExeter .



Another great presentation from Ted's talks - This one is by well known Jonathon Porritt as he speaks in a positive manner how although we are faced with vast challenges we can have a positive sustainable future

If (I try to summarise)

1) We get on with it now
2) We embrace the positive ''third industrial revolution'' that can get us off the fossil fuel past
3) We share equity so that people can afford to embrace

See here

Jonathon Porritt, is an eminent writer, broadcaster and commentator on sustainable development.  He is Co-Founder of Forum for the Future, the UK's leading sustainable development charity.  He is Co-Director of The Prince of Wales's Business and Sustainability Programme, was formerly Director of Friends of the Earth (1984-90) and co-chair of the Green Party (1980-83). In 2009 he stood down as Chair of the UK Sustainable Development Commission after nine years providing high-level advice to Government Ministers.
Jonathan's books include Capitalism As If The World Matters (Earthscan, revised 2007); Globalism & Regionalism (Black Dog 2008); and Living Within Our Means (Forum for the Future 2009).
Jonathon received a CBE in January 2000 for services to environmental protection.

Thanks for sharing this today Jonathan Whittal