How do you degrow? Here you can find examples of degrowth practices. This list is a work in progress, it wil slowly evolve over time. Suggestions are always welcome, so contact us if you have ideas.

repair cafe

The repair cafe concept is all about taking care of the things you use in such a way you can enjoy them longer. Therefore it decreases production and consumption, it stimulates degrowth.

common good economy

The idea of this concept is that economy serves the common good and no longer simply the accumulation of money and capital, fewer inequalities and consumption withing natural capcity for current and future generations.

transition towns

Transition towns foster local initiatives to make the transition to the post fossil era, finding sustainable solutions and reducing resource use.

community supported agriculture

Community supported agriculture (CSA) is a partnership between farmers and consumers in which the responsibilities, risks and rewards of farming are shared.

universal basic income

A basic income alongside the promotion of universal access to low-consumption versions of public transportation, education, and health can help shrink the destructive aspects of our economy while increasing other parts of economic that we value, though ignored by capital.

fossil free

Fossil free stimulates a transition towards a coal and oil free society. No more fossil fuels and degrowing the carbon production.

foto credit: Ilvy Njiokiktjien | Stichting Repair Café | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0