IN OUR HANDS
in our hands
a tree in Africa
Future in our hands [FIOH] is an
international movement committed to safeguarding the environment for
future generations and a fair distribution of wealth globally.
The movement originated in Norway
where it has about 23,000 members.
The work of FIOH is centred around three
- Encouraging the reduced consumption
of natural resources by the
affluent in society to protect the environment and the world's poor,
with a greater focus on quality of life as opposed to material gain.
- Campaigning for fairer systems
of global wealth creation and
distribution that will enable the poor to improve their living conditions
and do not prejudice the ability of future generations to obtain their
- Promoting a way of life
in all sectors of world society based
values including co-operation, sharing, solidarity, fellowship, compassion
COUNTDOWN - responding to a
issue: Sharing for Survival
A new book by the
for the Economics of Sustainability (FEASTA)
How to Boil a Frog is a satirical documentary
about the consequences of overshoot: too many people using up too little
planet. An everyman dad (Jon Cooksey) gives a satirical overview of
our global situation, and five surprising ways we can save civilization
while making our own lives better.
Your film is cleverly done and enjoyable
Richard Heinberg, author, "Powerdown", "Peak Everything",
"The Party's Over"
It is an astonishing amount of work and well-crafted. I hope you will
find a large audience for it.
Dennis Meadows, co-author, "Limits to Growth"
Copies of the DVD can be obtained from the
How to Boil a Frog web site