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China and the Ecological Civilization

(An earlier version of this paper was prepared for and presented to the 2016 Donghu Forum on Global Governance: Symposium on Green Development and Global Governance, Hauzhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.)

Abstract: We humans are now a truly global species. Our common future depends on our successful transition to an Ecological Civilization that works in […]

2017-06-15T14:54:27+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Categories: Ecological Civilization, International, Living Earth|

Sacred Earth Community: A New Story for Our Time

By David Korten

NW Natural Products Association
Seattle Convention Center. Saturday October 19, 2013

Delighted to be here with you this morning. As you know if you have read the description for this session, we will discuss some serious topics. I’m going to put our current human crisis in a very big picture context and then […]

2017-04-17T18:45:19+00:00 October 21st, 2013|Categories: Living Earth, Presentations|

Story Change Matrix

Change the Story/Change the Future

We are captive to Empire stories that legitimate imperial domination. Our future depends on embracing Earth Community stories that affirm our potential for creative partnership.


Prepared for the Workshop: “To Change the Future, Change the Story”
Guiding Lights Conference, Seattle 2012
Based on David Korten, The Great Turning: From Empire to […]

2017-06-08T13:44:49+00:00 March 13th, 2012|Categories: Change the Story, Earth Community, Living Earth|