Consumo agroalimentario para el bien común. Los grupos de consumo en España.

Artículo publicado en la Revista Ecología Política (número 45) con el título: “Los bienes comunes. Alternativas al Estado y al mercado. Implicaciones ecológicas y sociales de la gestión de los bienes comunes. Conflictos ambientales y bienes comunes.” Icaria Editorial. (Licencia Creative Commons de Reconocimiento-NoComercial-CompartirIgual 2.5 España). La literatura del bien común …

La metamorfosis: el poder de las multitudes

Espelt, R., (2013). La metamorfosis: el poder de las multitudes. Campaigns & Elections. Novembre-Desembre, 2012. Mèxic: Campaigns & Elections. Las personas hemos descubierto el enorme potencial que tenemos si somos capaces de organizarnos en torno a un objetivo en común. El campo de la política y del activismo no es …

The agrarian associations in Catalonia, by Antoni Gavaldà (II)

The agricultural cooperatives. Its contribution. “The first structured cooperative that we know of was surely the consumer cooperatives. This was based on supplying products to members at prices more affordable than the market, followed, in the second half of the nineteenth century, by consumer and production cooperatives, whose aim was …

The agrarian associations in Catalonia, by Antoni Gavaldà (I)

Last month, while I was reviewing my thesis approach I read a chapter about agrarian associations in Catalonia in the interesting book of the first cooperative winery in Catalonia. I have written some conclusions and a short summary of the chapter: “L’associacionisme agrari a Catalunya” by Antoni Gavaldà. Short historical …

Developing the project of #ict4rd in Alta Anoia

Abstract: Here in my first dissertation proposal , my focus is concentrated on how rural communities use ICT to build other spaces to connect the people who are involved in the community and with the active participants. My hypothesis is that behind this new way to communicate there are other …