Here are few learning opportunities online on complementary currencies & alike: Money & Society MOOC is held by Jem Bendell and Michael Slater from Institute of Leadership and Sustainability in Cumbria, UK. The 4-week stretch situates the money to the society as we know it. Course is suitable also for beginners on the field of complementary [...]
We are being frequently asked for a reading package. So, this post lists some of our favourites we recommend people to read. If you think something interesting is missing from this list, please add yours to the comment! For sources in Finnish language, please visit here. Blockchain and Value Systems in the Sharing Economy: The Illustrative [...]
Çagla Salmensuu's visit to COALA LEX workshop. It was the first time my flight was ever cancelled. Florence had been under heavy fog the day I was flying and the second stretch of my journey from Frankfurt was cancelled sometime around midnight after we’ve boarded the plane. The majority of passengers were Italians and they [...]
Any comments? Does it work for you? Designer is thinking should the two languages have more distinct appearance.
On the 28th of November Arvosakomo coop organized a local currency workshop that gathered around 15 people in the idyllic Sysmä Theater House. The workshop was an event adjunct to Sysmä's plan to launch a local coin in 2018. It was hosted together with the municipality of Sysmä. The local currency experiment will start with [...]
“Blockchain Experiment Starting: Can local currency become new strength of Helsinki?
Teaser of the event from week ago! Here is clip of the talks held in the seminar morning. https://youtu.be/8xAdWxe0xVQ They are both in Finnish and in English and therefore we (soon) will provide a transcript of the Finnish clips in the comments below. You can also find the whole seminar: https://youtu.be/n0NwG4EU2pI or jump directly to [...]
Last week we visited Finnish tax administration headquarters, for the first time. We had been planning such a meeting for a couple of months, but nothing concrete had happened until one day I noticed that one of their analysts, Ville, had peeked at me in LinkedIn, leading to us inviting ourselves there. I was overwhelmed. [...]
Democracy is in crisis, or at least so we are told. Here in Finland, we had the so-called Parliament of the Future yesterday at Porvoo, with speeches from Jeremy Heimans, Pia Mancini, and others. Even the government of Finland held its first public cabinet meeting ever there. Now, according to Wikipedia, democracy is a system of [...]
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