Rights for Cambridge Rivers?
article | interview

Rights for Cambridge Rivers?

Interview with Susan Buckingham of the Friends of the Cam Susan Buckingham was herself involved in the formation of the Friends of the Cam which took place in a somewhat unplanned way in November last year.  Cambridge Labour Party’s Environmental

Film: The Social Dilemma
video

Film: The Social Dilemma

Netflix has made this film available for FREE on YouTube until the end of September. Technology connects us to our friends, current news and events and information. For many of us – even more so during the lockdowns and restrictions

Have no Money? Make your Own.
article

Have no Money? Make your Own.

What if I told you that you could just conjure up money from thin air, when you needed it? You could pay for childcare, transport, food, cleaning, IT support, tool rental, clothes, a bed for the night, maths lessons for

Example Doughnut Graph
article

Creating your own doughnut graph

The iconic Doughnut image is such a strong visual asset. By presenting all dimensions at once, the diagram can help us to see whether we are living within the ecological boundaries of the planet (overshoots around the outside) and what

Why Do We Buy So Much Stuff?
consumerism | economy

Why Do We Buy So Much Stuff?

A really interesting article (see link below) on consumption and ’Why we buy what we buy”. Worth spreading further, as it give insights for each of us and the influences on our behaviour. The main takeaway points for me are:

The Big Personal Doughnut Debate
article

The Big Personal Doughnut Debate

We are having an on-going, lively members debate at our Cambridge virtual doughnut HQ. Kate Raworth brought us the global doughnut, then the national doughnut, which is now being downsized to the city level in the shape of the city

Elections Complete – lets get to work!
council

Elections Complete – lets get to work!

Before the 6th May local elections, CamDEAG reached out to many of the parties and candidates to get answers to their questions. We were delighted that many of them wrote back. Read the full responses here. We are so pleased that so

What if… we had a shop?
Cambridge resilience | council

What if… we had a shop?

Cambridge Doughnut Economics Action Group (CamDEAG) are working with Transition Cambridge, Cambridge Carbon Footprint and other many other community groups on an exciting project in the Cambridge city centre, with support from Cambridge City Council. Taking inspiration from Camden’s “Think and Do” shop, we

A Resilient Cambridge
Cambridge resilience

A Resilient Cambridge

The Cambridge Resilience Webs are two interactive digital maps of  environmental and social justice related organisations working in Cambridge. These webs are separated (currently) into two: the City and the University. Some CamDEAG members collaborated with others from Transition Cambridge

Doubling Nature
Cambridge resilience

Doubling Nature

New project seeks to double natural habitats across Cambridgeshire The Cambridge Nature Network is a local response to the global biodiversity crisis, where the UK is one of the most nature impoverished countries on the planet and Cambridgeshire one of the most nature

Press Release – Launching the Doughnut
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Press Release – Launching the Doughnut

Cambridge Doughnut – Envisaging a local economy that protects the natural environment and meets the social needs of all people. The Doughnut economy looks to balance the needs of people with planetary boundaries.  Cambridge Doughnut project envisions a new way