Module 2

      • Februari 16 - Grass-roots and change from bottom up

Bergman et. al.

Social innovation

Sustainability: Roundtable Article

The Student-led, Fossil-Fuel Divestment Movement

Article in the Guardian about social movements in Greece

Greece’s solidarity movement: ‘it’s a whole new model – and it’s working’

Scilla Elworthy: Fighting with nonviolencet

Derek Sivers: How to start a movement

      • Februari 23 - Actors for change - A softsystems approach to stakeholders analysis

Checkland & Pulter

Introduction to Soft Systems Methodology’

Dana Cordell

Phosphorus, food and ‘messy’ problems: A systemic inquiring into the management of a critical global resource

Majora Carter: Greening the Ghetto

    • March 5 - Using your voice

Joakim Medin

BBC news: Last foreign journalist to leave embattled town

Joakim Medin

Vice News: Cocaine allegedly found at home of islamic state leader

Brian Palmer: Courage can be almost as contagious as fear

  • March 9 - Policy making and change from top down

Antto Vihma & Harro van Asselt

Great expectations:
Understanding why the UN climate talks seem to fail

Tasso Azevedo: Hopeful lessons from the battle to save rainforests

Simon Anholt: Which country does the most good for the world

Optional readings:

Åsa Knaggård

What do policy-makers do with
scientific uncertainty? The incremental character of Swedish climate change policy-making

Rafael Leal-Arcas & Luigi Carafa

Road to Paris: COP 21

      • March 23 - Shifting behaviours: Why do individuals act as they do?

Greger Henriksson

Environmentally Reformed Travel Habits During the 2006 Congestion Charge Trial in Stockholm

Peter Aldhous

How psychology can curb climate change

Jeni Cross: Three Myths of Behavior Change - What You Think You Know That You Don't

Optional readings:

Elizabeth Shove

Beyond the ABC: climate change policy and theories of social change

Greger Henriksson

Uncertainty Regarding Waste Handling in Everyday Life

  • March 30 - ESD and Organisational Change

Felix Spira

The Green Office Model

Westley & Antadze

Making a difference: Strategies for scaling social innovation for greater impact

Westley et. al

Tipping towards sustainability: Emerging pathways of transformation

  • March 31 - Strategic Leadership and Entrepreneurship

Rebecka Solnit

Poison Apples

Dave Roberts & Christine Woods

Saving the world on a shoestring: The concept of social entrepreneurship

Michael Porter: Why business can be good at solving social problems

  • April 13 - Art for Change: Conversations on democracy through theatre

Paul Kingsnorth

The Dark Mountain Conversations


David J. Curtis, Nick Reid & Ian Reeve

Towards ecological sustainability: observations on the role of the arts


JR: My wish - Use art to turn the world inside out

JR: My wish - One year of turning the world inside out