Peers & Allies
Communities of practice we see working on similar issues
Tamera is a peace research village with the goal of becoming "a self-sufficient, sustainable and duplicable communitarian model for nonviolent cooperation and cohabitation between humans, animals, nature, and Creation for a future of peace for all." It is also often called a "healing biotope".
Today, Commonweal works in three core fields—health and healing, art and education, and environment and justice.
Canticle Farm is an urban farm and educational center, an intentional community, and an experiment in faith-based activism, nonviolence, and restorative justice.
The Mondragon Corporation is a corporation and federation of worker cooperatives based in the Basque region of Spain.
Guerilla Translation (DISCO.coop)
Guerrilla Translation is a communications collective building an knowledge commons while also providing livelihoods for activist translators, using open value accounting and feminist economic principles. Activists can seldom afford to be activists.
Enspiral is a network of groups and people, a DIY collective of social enterprises, ventures, and individuals working collaboratively across the world while fulfilling their purpose. ... From software to design to facilitation to organisational strategy and impact driven business, we have people that help you.
Burning Man is an annual experiment in temporary community dedicated to radical self-expression, radical self-reliance and occurs within a decommodified, market-free context.
A creative guild for the new renaissance.
Friends and Lovers
A community based in the northeast of the United States centered around long-term friendship.
Amah Mutsun Land Trust
From archaeological and fire research to educational gardens, the Amah Mutsun Land Trust is bringing indigenous stewardship back to the lands of the Amah Mutsun.
The Sogorea Te Land Trust
The Sogorea Te Land Trust is an urban Indigenous women-led community organization that facilitates the return of Chochenyo and Karkin Ohlone lands in the San Francisco Bay Area to Indigenous stewardship.
Cultural Evolution Center
The Center for Applied Cultural Evolution was created to help communities guide their own social change efforts using integrated social science tools and frameworks.
DAOstack is designed to catalyze the future of collaboration. It's a platform for decentralized governance that enables collectives to self-organize around shared goals or values, easily and efficiently. DAOstack is sometimes called an operating system for collective intelligence, or a Wordpress for DAOs
A community gathering around a better future referred to as Game B
Digital Life Collective
The Digital Life Collective researches, develops, funds and supports Tech We Trust: technologies that prioritize our autonomy, privacy and dignity. Our tech, not their tech.
The Earth Nation is an International Society of positive change organizations and people that are dedicated to finding, developing, and implementing solutions for every major challenge the human race deals with today.
The Esalen Institute, commonly called Esalen, is a non-profit American retreat center and intentional community in Big Sur, California, which focuses on humanistic alternative education. The Institute played a key role in the Human Potential Movement beginning in the 1960s.
Impact Hub is a community centre headquartered in Vienna Austria that acts as the parent body of the global network of hubs which aim to foster entrepreneurship, idea incubation, business development and offers co-working spaces.
International Bateson Institute
The International Bateson Institute is a non-profit research and educational organization focused on exploring possible solutions to some of our most pressing problems through approaches to research that are consistent with the nature of complex systems.
Ouishare is an international network of freelancers, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders. Next to Connectors (Ouishare's core and highly active members), our members demonstrate a wide range of skills that range from design, project management, research, and organizational communication.
Regen Network is a global marketplace and contracting platform for Earth's ecosystem assets, services, and data.
On a mission to empower today’s leaders with tomorrow’s social technologies, and organizational infrastructures, to accelerate a positive paradigm shift worldwide.
Think of TRIBALIZE as a thriving membership community offering regularly scheduled events, services and products intended to advance the sector’s possibilities and help its participants thrive.
ODYSSEY is a co-creative visionary incubator for the new companies, brands, infrastructure, identities and narratives that we require as support in our desired evolution.
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