Don’t Despair, Just Repair – The Restart Project

• June 15, 2013 • Comments (1)

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The Restart project is a grassroots initiative aimed to share knowledge and facilitate self-repairing workshops to extend the life of the electronic gadgets that are more and more present in our lives and yet their production has a huge impact on our earth.

The talk is an excerpt of the evening hosted by The Gaia Foundation, following the launch of the report Short Circuit – The Lifecycle of our Electronic Gadgets and the True Cost to Earth in Westminster on Wednesday 24th April, 2013 to share and celebrate the launch of the report and provide the opportunity to look to the future and discuss an alternative path forward.

Disconnecting from Consumerism: Embracing a ‘New Materialism’ and Re-imagining our Relationship with Information Technology.

Introduced by Liz Hosken and Philippe Sibaud. Talk and discussion with Ruth Potts and Ugo Vallauri.

[See the full talk here]

For more info visit:

therestartproject.org

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gaiafoundation.org

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  1. Karan Bedi says:

    I don’t know who you are. But I will find you and give you a medal.
    Kudos to you sir.

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