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An Introduction to “Catalysing mass commitment to transformational change”

Andrew Gaines

We are in an ecological emergency. Our challenge is to inspire mainstream commitment to turning things around.  Therefore, […]

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MIT Climate CoLab contest Shifting Attitudes and Behaviors

Andrew Gaines

MAHB member Andrew Gaines submitted an entry to the current MIT Climate CoLab contest Shifting Attitudes and Behaviors. The submission is called Catalyzing systemic […]

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Engaging the Unengaged

Andrew Gaines

Many of the people in the MAHB are academics or activists. In my view most activists need […]

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Stickiness: Building up cumulative impact

Andrew Gaines

Those of us who have lived in snow country will recall rolling balls of snow to make […]

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Applying Design Thinking to Large-Scale Social Change

Andrew Gaines

Engineers and architects have a way of thinking that can make the environmental/ progressive movement far more […]

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What will it take to provide real hope for young people?

Andrew Gaines

Schoolchildren learn about Antarctic ice shelves and global warming. Disturbing stuff. On current trends they will certainly […]

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Communicating to Accelerate the Great Transition

Andrew Gaines, Inspiring Transition

I would like to invite you to be active in a bold new initiative called Inspiring Transition. […]