Today's challenges are huge but they offer incredible opportunities as well. What would be needed is that individuals and groups step up and learn to excel in the public space.
Fundamental changes require the build-up of collective will, something existing political structures are not able to deliver. It is civil society that is in possesion of the ball right now.
Art of Transition Foundations gathers specific knowledge and keeps track of relevant developments in a global context. No need to reinvent the wheel, though it is important that the knowledge and resources reach the right persons. The foundations's role is connecting ideas and people, bridging cultural differences between stakeholders and tailor the available support to the most promising civil society initiatives.