6 09, 2019

Citizen & Civil Society Organizations Evolve with Lessons from the Honey Bee

By |2019-09-06T13:21:08+00:00September 6th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Ecosphere, Emergence, Enlivening Edge|0 Comments

Integral City identifies 4 Voices of the City: Citizens, Civil Society, Civic Managers and Business/Innovators. Each of these Voices has organizational forms, but some are more developed than others. The organizational voices of Civic Managers and Business/Innovators are commonly expressed through their public and private institutions both of which have decades of practices and [...]

13 08, 2019

Gaia’s Reflective Organ: Marilyn’s Spiritual AQtivism Journey

By |2019-08-13T16:01:07+00:00August 13th, 2019|B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, Caring, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Inquiry, Inquiry, Integral Maps, Navigating - IVSM, Spiritual intelligence, Storytelling - Cultures|0 Comments

This is an open letter to Alastair McIntosh who focalised the Spiritual Activism: Leadership as Service workshop at Findhorn Foundation Aug 3-8, 2019. Dear Alastair I am sure that the impressions and impacts of your Spiritual Activism workshop will unfold over many weeks. But I wanted just to record some initial impressions before they are [...]

1 08, 2019

Integral City Prepares for Ecology Panel at GEN EU 2019 Conference

By |2019-08-01T12:17:08+00:00August 1st, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Building - Structures, C. Collective Intelligences, Complex Challenges, D. Strategic Intelligences, Ecosphere, Master Intelligence, Meshworking, Placecaring, Placemaking, Storytelling - Cultures, Voices|0 Comments

Before we arrived at the Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) 2019 European Conference we were interviewed with our fellow panelists on key questions. Here below is the interview with Marilyn Hamilton, Found of Integral City Meshworks Inc. GEN: What Profile is Marilyn Hamilton bringing to GEN? MH: Marilyn Hamilton is the Founder of Integral [...]

1 08, 2019

Global Ecovillage Network EU 2019 Conference in 4 Graphics

By |2019-08-01T12:18:05+00:00August 1st, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Building - Structures, C. Collective Intelligences, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Ecosphere, Meshworking, Storytelling - Cultures|0 Comments

Integral City attended Global Ecovillage Network Europe 2019 Conference in Banaigh, Italy in July. We sat on a panel focusing on Ecology. But before, during and after our sessions GEN graphic facilitators recorded the conference panels in 4 Graphics. We share them below. This short blog series explores our experience at and [...]

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 [...]

9 06, 2019

Manifesto for Integral City Climate Change Agenda for Organizations

By |2019-07-31T12:22:57+00:00June 9th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Action, Book 2, Building - Structures, climate, D. Strategic Intelligences, Designing Impact, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Ecosphere, Inquiry, Integral Maps, Meshworking, Navigating - IVSM, Reframing, Storytelling - Cultures|0 Comments

This article by Marilyn Hamilton is republished here with permission from Enlivening Edge - where the original was published June 7, 2019. See below for link to full article. On the way to co-creating an Integral City—one that is TEAL/YELLOW[i] in its design, operation and regeneration—we will have to recalibrate our understanding of what a Green [...]

19 03, 2019

Evidence for Big Bite & Hope for Gaia?

By |2019-03-19T20:44:31+00:00March 19th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, Book 2, Book 3, C. Collective Intelligences, Caring, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Ecosphere, Emergence, Integral Maps, Meshworking|0 Comments

In early March I had an opportunity to explore the question, “Are Cities Evolving as Gaia’s Reflective Organs?” My audience was an erudite gathering of the online 3 Horizons University (3Huni for short). I proposed to explore the case for the evolution of cities, not as a bane on the Earth, but as a [...]

19 01, 2019

cChallenge Draws On & Creates MetaCapitals

By |2019-02-19T13:21:03+00:00January 19th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Action, B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, D. Strategic Intelligences, Designing Impact, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, H. Research, Inquiry, Inquiry, Integral Maps, Learning Lhabitat, Master Intelligence, Navigating - IVSM, Placecaring, Placemaking|1 Comment

I tend to be a big picture thinker. So, when I survey all the cChallenges that are underway with the ccc19cChallenge, I recognize that we are drawing on resources or capitals that arise from the larger community that I call Meta-Findhorn. My colleague Sean Esborn-Hargens of MetaIntegral has identified 10 Capitals that most [...]

13 01, 2019

How Do You and I Make Drawdown Personal?

By |2019-02-19T13:21:48+00:00January 13th, 2019|Caring, D. Strategic Intelligences, H. Research, Householder Dharma, Inquiry|0 Comments

This is the first of a series focusing on the ccc19 cChallenge experiment taking place in the Findhorn Community. Each of us 30 people (for 30 days) who is registered for the cChallenge has chosen our own cChange. In many ways we are supported by the culture and eco-village society in which we live. [...]

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 [...]