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Announcing the next Imaginary Society Forum with Jeremy Lent

We are excited to welcome acclaimed author Jeremy Lent to the next online Imaginary Society Forum on 9th September 2021. The Zoom session will run for 1.5 hours starting at 5pm CEST/11am EDT. The Forum will see Life Itself co-founder Rufus Pollock discuss with Jeremy his work and its implications for humanity’s future, before giving […]

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Hubs Petit Bois Martin

Renewal and Renovation: Petit Bois Martin

As we are 4 months into Phase I of our renovation project at Petit Bois Martin, we thought it would be apt to give everyone an update on the progress made so far.  Back in early April we started the process of returning our farmhouse at Petit Bois Martin back to its former glory; we […]

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Hubs

“Home: Between a shelter and a cage” – an exhibition at the Berlin Hub

After a long Corona Winter and Spring, Summer finally brought the gift of openness to Germany and the Hub. We used this possibility to help our friend Yoav Goldwein fulfill a long-held ambition: To host an exhibition using the pictures he has taken on his many travels around the world. Almost 50 people were present […]

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Ecosystem Mapping

Adam Brock (Regenerate Change) – A Conversation

As part of our project to map the space that organisations like ours operate within, we had a great conversation with Adam Brock from Regenerate Change, about social design and deepening relationships. Read below to find out more.  Adam’s Journey  Adam first got interested in regenerative design in college. He realised that we have the […]

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Ecosystem Mapping

Romy Kraemer (Guerrilla Foundation) – A Conversation

As part of Life Itself’s efforts to map the social change ecosystem we exist in, I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Romy Kraemer from the Guerrilla Foundation. It was both fascinating and inspiring to hear about the organisation’s amazing work supporting grassroots movements for systemic change, and the radical approach it takes to […]

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What is Conscious Coliving?

There’s not really an established term yet for the kind of way of living that we imagine and seek to pioneer. We’ve come to call it “conscious coliving” reflecting the fusion of two related practices: conscious living and coliving. Here we want to say a bit more about what we mean by conscious co-living as […]

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Life Itself

Life Itself Newsletter – June

Hello and welcome to our latest newsletter! We’re halfway through the year now, and there’s so much to update you on. The team at Life Itself have been working hard on many exciting projects, so read below to find out more. Compassionate Mental Health Liam Kavanagh, head of the Life Itself Insitute, co-curated a three-day […]

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Ecosystem Mapping

Alnoor Ladha – A Conversation

Recently, we met with Alnoor Ladha, Board Member at Culture Hack Labs, as part of our ongoing effort to map the space that organisations such as ours operate within. Alnoor gave a starkly honest depiction of the polycrisis facing humanity currently. Read a summary of his story, and the perspectives he shared, below: Alnoor’s Personal […]

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Ecosystem Mapping

Richard D. Bartlett

Recently, we spoke to Richard D. Bartlett as part of our ecosystem mapping project. Read below to find out about all of the amazing things he is doing within the space.  Richard’s background story For Rich, the central guiding question has always been: how can there be belonging without conformity? Rich was part of the […]

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Ecosystem Mapping

Conscious Evolution (Robert Cobbold) – A Conversation

We caught up last week with Robert Cobbold, who runs Conscious Evolution. Conscious Evolution is ‘the intentional effort to drive forward our individual and collective evolution. It is consciously leading our lives and designing our societies to unleash our evolutionary potential.’ We spoke with Robert about the great need to map coherently the space that […]