Some key qualities of Transition
If it’s not fun and not adding to your life
something’s not working.
It spreads rapidly and to unexpected
People shape and enact Transition,
democratically and freely.
It’s not centrally controlled.
People make it their own.
*Hopeful and constructive
It’s not about campaigning against
things, but working for a world that
has embraced it’s limitations.
It learns from it’s successes and failures.
It offers a clear explanation, based on the
best available science, of where humanity
*Sensitive to place and scale
Transition looks different wherever it goes.
It tries to create a sense of this being a historic
opportunity to do something extraordinary.
p.79 Framing Transition
The Transition Companion Rob Hopkins.