28 07, 2019

Co-Creating Europe: What Have Cities Got to do With It?

By |2019-07-28T15:24:23+00:00July 28th, 2019|C. Collective Intelligences, Capacity Building, Caring, Complex Challenges, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, H. Research, Integral Maps|0 Comments

My exploration of cities as Gaia’s Reflective Organs, rests on the assumption that our planet Earth is a living system – as proposed by James Lovelock, author of the Gaia Hypothesis. In the last few months I have gathered confidence that this perspective that our planet is a living system is now being shared [...]

8 07, 2019

Living Cities Russia Discovers “Habits for Changing Cities”

By |2019-07-24T15:12:11+00:00July 8th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Book 3, Capacity Building, Caring, Contexting, E. Evolutionary Intelligences|0 Comments

On June 20 Integral City revisited Moscow to celebrate 5 years since we launched the Russian Translation of Integral City: Evolutionary Intelligences for the Human Hive. Eugene Pustoshkin, my brilliant and perceptive translator met me at the theatre (where Stanislavsky developed his Method Acting) and later I had the pleasure of spending some [...]

8 07, 2019

Integral City in Amsterdam: WeMakethe.City Better for All of Us

By |2019-07-31T12:28:59+00:00July 8th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, Capacity Building, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Master Intelligence, Reframing|0 Comments

In 2019 the WeMakethe.City Festival in Amsterdam featured the theme “Better for All of Us”. It is a week-long festival that expanded out from the city centre to include the wider metropolis of Amsterdam this year. The number of events enables the 4 Voices of the City to attend from morning to night exploring [...]

15 06, 2019

Integral City Reflective Organ – June Solstice 2019: 4 Voices Imagine the Human Hive

By |2019-07-04T18:31:55+00:00June 15th, 2019|Book 3, C. Collective Intelligences, Capacity Building, Complex Challenges, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Newsletter|0 Comments

This newsletter is published quarterly using a cycle of perspectives on the Integral City viewed from: Planet, People, Place and Power. The theme of this issue is People. For tens of thousands of years (or possibly hundreds of thousands of years) humans were contained in local contexts that became the objects of care [...]

12 06, 2019

Interview for Living Cities – Part 2

By |2019-06-12T14:20:28+00:00June 12th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Action, Capacity Building, Caring, Complex Challenges, D. Strategic Intelligences, Designing Impact, H. Research, Inquiry, Inquiry, Meshworking, Navigating - IVSM, Placecaring, Placemaking|0 Comments

This 2-Part Interview with Marilyn Hamilton, Founder of Integral City, was shared with Living Cities Russia as they prepare for their fifth Living Cities Forum in Moscow June 21-23, 2019. This is Part 2. LC3/ Trust, cooperation and communications are the core principles in any development, of a city, community or a company. [...]

9 06, 2019

Interview for Living Cities – Part 1

By |2019-06-09T06:28:49+00:00June 9th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Action, Capacity Building, Caring, Complex Challenges, D. Strategic Intelligences, Designing Impact, H. Research, Inquiry, Inquiry, Meshworking, Navigating - IVSM, Placecaring, Placemaking, Storytelling - Cultures|0 Comments

This 2-Part Interview with Marilyn Hamilton, Founder of Integral City, was shared with Living Cities Russia as they prepare for their fifth Living Cities Forum in Moscow June 21-23, 2019. LC1/ Marilyn, you founded the Integral City Meshworks Inc., which now has become a global constellation. What does it mean for you to [...]

20 03, 2019

Integral City Reflective Organ – March 2019: Are Cities Evolving as Gaia’s Reflective Organs?

By |2019-03-28T09:30:33+00:00March 20th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Book 3, Capacity Building, Caring, Caring, Contexting, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Emergence, Enlivening Edge, Integral Maps|0 Comments

This newsletter is published quarterly using a cycle of perspectives on the Integral City viewed from: Planet, People, Place and Power. The theme of this issue is Planet. … when we look at the scale of life on this planet, we notice that cities as human systems are in the center of the [...]

4 01, 2019

The Manifesto of New Sincerity

By |2019-07-31T12:19:39+00:00January 4th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, Book 3, C. Collective Intelligences, Capacity Building, Caring, Complex Challenges, Contexting, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Reframing|2 Comments

We are moved to start 2019 with the publication of  The Manifesto of New Sincerity, written by Oleg Lega. In a year when so many commitments are being drafted, challenged and made, this Manifesto calls forth the qualities that our Book 3, Integral City 3.7 proposes are needed to reframe our complex challenges: Caring, Contexting [...]

19 12, 2018

Integral Cities of the Year: 6 Cities Collaborating in Finland

By |2018-12-19T18:05:36+00:00December 19th, 2018|C. Collective Intelligences, Capacity Building, Caring, City of Year, Placecaring, Placemaking|0 Comments

6 cities in Finland have earned the award of Integral Cities of the Year 2018. They have developed a strategy for working together that they call 6AIKA.  The strategy for sustainable urban development brings together Finland's six largest cities: Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa, Tampere, Turku and Oulu. Together, they tackle the challenges of urbanisation and evolve [...]

16 12, 2018

Integral City Reflective Organ – December Solstice 2018: Reframing Complex Challenges with the Power to Change

By |2018-12-19T20:55:13+00:00December 16th, 2018|A. Contexting Intelligences, Book 3, C. Collective Intelligences, Capacity Building, Caring, Complex Challenges, Contexting, Newsletter, Reframing, Spirituality, Storytelling - Cultures|0 Comments

This newsletter is published quarterly using a cycle of perspectives on the Integral City viewed from: Planet, People, Place and Power. The theme of this issue is Power. Spiritual Energy is a Container The spiritual qualities and cultures that are revealed in quadrants and levels become integrated when we see the city is [...]