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Reclaim the Hometown

This summer one of our board members, Melissa, was involved in an inspiring project, Reclaim the Hometown, that was initiated by the tireless and wonderful people from Kulturlabor Trial&Error. The exchange, between Ukraine and German residents, was comprised of two 10-day get-togethers, the first in Berlin and the second in Kharkiv and neighbouring towns in Ukraine. Continue reading

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MOVE UTOPIA 2017 – Get-together of movements

End of June 2017, a 5-day gathering of alternative movements called MOVE UTOPIA took place for the first time on Kulturkosmos Müritz, a festival site in rural Eastern Germany. The main aim of the get-together is to join forces with each other in the struggle for similar goals: “a world according to needs and abilities” that leaves the current capitalist system and market logic behind.  Continue reading

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Our first book

As our first project, AoA independently published the co-edited book ‘Agents of Alternatives – Re-designing Our Realities’ in 2015; an open book exploring the visions, actions, tools and impacts of change agents, thinkers and ‘happeners’ (those who make things happen!). It shows the creative processes and tools for designing positive societal transitions. These transitions are revealed by showing the new hybrid relationships being forged between alternative approaches to learning, living, making, socialising, thinking and working. Continue reading