Swedish change-maker and social entrepreneur Pella Thiel has a background in ecology. After working in the environmental movement she grew increasingly frustrated over the solutions proposed, which seemed more like a treatment of symptoms than real change. She found the Transition Movement and developed an interest for inner transition. On that path she’s connected with the Common Cause International Network and is exploring the role that values play in making deep change. What engages her most is reconnecting with nature and creating space to increase trust in the more beautiful world our hearts know is possible.
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Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Is Humanity Nature’s Customer?
In September, the former party leader of the largest party in Sweden, the Social Democrats, made a proposition to the Swedish Parliament. He suggested that the concept of “customer” shouldn’t be applicable in tax-supported sectors, such as health care and education, in Sweden. He commented: