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Transition Network supports community-led responses 
to climate change and shrinking supplies of cheap energy, building resilience and happiness.

Our monthly Round up

It's April's Round Up of what's happening out in the world of Transition. Prepare to be inspired...

Transition Network interview

Don't miss our interview with Sir David King, Special Representative to the Foreign Secretary in the UK on climate change.

Our month's theme

April's theme is "what is the impact of Transition and how do we know?"

Our month's theme

Our theme for March was 'Living with Climate Change'. Here's our 'Transitioners Digest' of it ...

New resource

The new REconomy Project guide to introducing paid work to your Transition Initiative.

This month's series: The impact we're having.

Planting cherriesThis month we're asking Transitioners around the world to share one thing their group has done that has had a noticeable impact locally.  

Today we hear from Zsanett and Zoltán of Transition Hosszúhetény: "We believe the next years help us to strengthen our local community, learn new skills and set up new initiatives which help to make our village more resilient".

April's theme is "What is the impact of Transition, and how do we know?"


How can we know the impact we're having, and what do we even mean by "impact"? Is there an evolving 'evidence base' to support the Transition approach? Join us as we rummage around inside this month's theme. 

Read our editorial: On Transition's impact and re-imagining the road to Paris 2015

The Transition Interview: Nic Marks

Nic Marks

We talk to Nic Marks, of new economics foundation and Happiness Works, about wellbeing and happiness, and how Transition initiatives might set about measuring it. 

Read more here. 

Featured project

Transition Town Whitehead in Northern Ireland have been out planting an edible forest, funded through Northern Ireland's Plastic Bag Levy. 

Read more about the project here.  

Latest Transition Culture blog post

One of the most fascinating recent studies into the impact of Transition was Local Communities Leading the Way to a Low Carbon Society, a report published by AEIDL (Association Européenne pour l’Information sur le Développement Local.  It looks at Transition, permaculture and ecovillage...

REconomy Project

REconomy helps Transition groups transform their local economies. Over the last 2 years we’ve learned a lot about what REconomy is, who’s doing it and what it looks like in the UK and beyond.

Find out more over on the REconomy website.

Featured resource

Here's a great new resource from the REconomy Project, a guide to Introducing paid work to your Transition Initiative


Click here to download this great new resource.  

Featured Transition Training

Naresh Giangrande reflects on how the first 'Launch Online' training went.  In a nutshell?  It went really well, and starts again soon.

Launch banner

Read more about Launch online here.    

Why we do what we do

EarthHere we share recent news, articles or papers which reflect what motivates Transition initiatives.

Today: Carbon Dioxide Levels Just Hit Their Highest Point In 800,000 Years.

What is Transition?

We are delighted to announce that our recent film, In Transition 2.0, is now available to watch free online.  Here's the bit from it that explains what Transition is...

You can also order a copy here.