Simplicity

At Yearly Meeting Gathering 2011 Quakers in Britain made a corporate commitment to become a low-carbon, sustainable community. The Sustainability and Peace programme drives, facilitates and supports action to live out this commitment. It helps Quakers and others to live more sustainable lives and to explore the connections between sustainability, economics and peace.

Below are a number of websites that are also seeking to encourage our communities to live more simply and sustainably.

Earth Day Network Footprint Calculator Follow their Quiz and see what impact you are having on the planet.

The story of stuff... We have a problem with Stuff. We use too much, too much of it is toxic and we don’t share it very well. But that’s not the way things have to be. Together, we can build a society based on better not more, sharing not selfishness, community not division. Watch and share their movies, participate in study programs and join their campaigns.