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This page is a compilation of the ongoing projects, initiatives, proposals, and organizations that are shaping a regenerative future. We have divided them by subcategory.


New Economy Coalition's mission is to build a New Economy that prioritizes the well-being of people and the planet.

Naomi Klein is a Canadian author and social activist known for her political analyses and criticism of corporate globalization. She is best known for No Logo, a book that went on to become an international bestseller, and The Shock Doctrine, a critical analysis of the history of neoliberal economics. Her newest book, This Changes Everything, outlines a critique on modern capitalism as the biggest challenge towards the environmental movement.

Hazel Henderson, a futurist, an economic iconoclast, and founder of Ethical Markets, is a leading spokesperson on transforming finance to become more sustainable.

Kevin Roose exposed a secret Wall Street society and their ritualistic celebration of an Objectivism philosophy in action.

Worldwatch Europe is an independent research organization recognized by opinion leaders around the world for its accessible, fact-based analysis of critical global issues. They recently published Business Innovation in a Living Economy which outlines the financial benefits of embracing sustainability as a business practice.

The B Team is a "Plan B" for concerted, positive action that will ensure business becomes a driving force for social, environmental and economic benefit. It's core team of Richard Branson and other notable influential leaders stands in a unique opportunity to re-shape business ethics and the economic paradigm in general.

Society 3.0 Foundation is based on the principles of a sharing economy. Society 3.0 citizens want to add value in their work and life in a significantly different way, namely by creating value instead of growth.

Paul Hawken is an environmentalist, entrepreneur, journalist, and author, dedicated to sustainability and changing the relationship between business and the environment. His well-known work Blessed Unrest outlines that the similar values between the seemingly disconnected environmental, social justice, and indigenous resistance groups collectively comprise the largest social movement in history.

William Easterly is the Professor of Economics at New York University and Co-director of the NYU Development Research Institute. He specializes in the topics of economic growth and foreign aid, and critiques many of the trends common in the field of foreign aid.

The Carbon War Room accelerates the adoption of business solutions that reduce carbon emissions at gigaton scale and advance the low-carbon economy. It envisions a world where over $1trillion invested in climate change solutions is an annual occurrence.


Social Sculpture Research Unit is an interdisciplinary research and practice network that encourages and explores transdisciplinary creativity and vision towards the shaping of a humane and ecologically viable society.

The Great Transition Initiative is an online forum of ideas and an international network for the exploration of concepts, strategies, and visions for a transition to a future of enriched lives, human solidarity, and a resilient biosphere.


Matter Unlimited is a creative agency whose mission is to accelerate positive social change by helping businesses and organizations identify, articulate, and amplify their commitment to shared value and mutual prosperity. It seeks to reform the capitalist paradigm existing today by bringing together the quest for profit with the pursuit of happiness.

Politics is a non-profit organization that is building a mass non-partisan movement to pass tough anti-corruption laws and end the legalized corruption prevalent in American politics today.


Adam Harvey is an artist in NYC exploring the future impacts of new technologies. He currently works as the creative director at Undisclosed in NYC.


D.I.R.T. Studio (Dump It Right There) was founded in 1992 by Julie Bargmann as a critical, design research-based practice driven by a love for the landscape, a concern for marginalized communities, research into eco-technologies, investigation of site histories, and an obsession with urban regeneration. They feel obligated, better yet, inspired to remake fallow Brownfields and derelict terrain into renewed landscapes of ecological and cultural production.


The Ascender, a magazine of new futurism, is an online publication focusing on matters of the Earth, science, and the human experience. is a social networking website in which members build their reputation through expertise and trustworthiness, vouching for others based upon these criteria as well.

The Inertia is a surf magazine serving as an online community website, presenting surf news, surf art, and photography from the global surfing community’s most prominent and talented figures.

Manufacturing Consent: The Political Consent of Mass Media (1988) is a documentary by Edward Herman and Noam Chomsky, which analyses the news media, arguing that the mass media of the United States "are effective and powerful ideological institutions that carry out a system-supportive propaganda function by reliance on market forces, internalized assumptions, and self-censorship, and without overt coercion."

Left Behind is a documentary directed by Christof Putzel reveals the devastating effects of AIDS on Kenya's children by exploring the lives of HIV-positive orphans at Nyumbani Children's Home, exposing the huge challenge that faces all those who wish to improve this situation.



Sacred Seeds is a network of sanctuaries preserving biodiversity and plant knowledge, maintaining living gardens containing locally imported plants. They work hand in hand with locals, creating a community in the process, and determine if the sanctuary can promote their traditions and conserve the plants.

Farm Hack is an open source community for resilient agriculture.

The Oakland Institute is an independent policy think tank with a missionto increase public participation and promote fair debate on critical social, economic and environmental issues, such as land rights and sustainable food systems, in both national and international forums.


Oreoco is a startup that has created an app tying financial data from Mint with carbon emissions data, aiming to be compelling enough to change user behavior.


Religion & Spirituality

Health & Healing

Energy & Power

Akon is an international rap star who started Akon Lighting Africa, a project which aims to build 1 million houses with solar power by end of 2014.

We Need an Apartheid-Style Boycott to Save the Planet is an article by Desmond Tutu proposing the use of boycotts, divestments, and sanctions in order to apply financial pressure to unsustainable companies, reducing their political clout and holding them accountable. By doing this, the people can create power by coming together and consequently improve climate change on the planet. is a website that aims to inform readers about the use of renewable energy worldwide, and assist them with the process of decision making when it comes to matters of renewable energy.

Jeremy Leggett is a British green-energy entrepreneur, author and activist who is founder and chairman of Solarcentury, the UK’s largest independent solar electric company. He advocates embracing renewable energy and a rapid managed withdrawal from fossil fuels in the media and is a contributor to the Financial Times and the Guardian.

Tom Steyer is an American hedge fund manager, philanthropist, and environmentalist who, along with Bill Gates and Warren Buffet, has sworn to donate half of his fortune to charity. He is on the board of Next Generation, a non-profit that intends to identify strategies that help deploy clean, advanced energy technologies and aid children's prospects in creating a better future.

Biomass Magazine is a monthly trade publication tailored to serve companies and organizations engaged in producing and/or utilizing biomass power and heat, advanced biofuels, biogas, wood pellets and biobased chemicals. In addition to policy, regulation, project finance, technology and plant management, the publication maintains a core editorial focus on biomass logistics: generating, cultivating, collecting, transporting, processing, marketing, procuring and utilizing sustainable biomass.

C40 is a climate leadership group, tracking the changes that cities worldwide are making in an effort to reduce climate change.

Indigenous Perspectives

La Via Campesia is an indigenous agricultural movement bringing together peasants, small and medium-size farmers, landless people, female farmers, migrants and agricultural workers to defend small-scale sustainable agriculture as a way to promote social justice and dignity.



Near Death, Explained is an article written by Mario Beauregard that describes how new science is shedding light on what really happens during out-of-body experiences with shocking results.

The Telephone Telepathy Test is an experiment facilitated by Rupert Sheldrake], which involve participants in groups of 3 guessing who the caller is.

Peace & Security