Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition

What is JP NET?

JP NET is a neighborhood effort to create a local economy that works for everyone in harmony with the planet. Given the challenges of a hurting economy, climate change, and more, we are co-creating a shared future vision for an equitable and sustainable JP to ensure that we all live well in the "new economy." Read more.

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Community Leaders Fellowship

Want to become a leader in the New Economy? Become a Community Leaders Fellow! Fellows lead JP NET projects in exchange for coaching to achieve their
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Creating a Cancer-Free Economy in JP

In partnership with the Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, JP NET is supporting practices that reduce exposure to carcinogens and other toxins.
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Boston Food Forest Coalition

JPNET is convening a coalition of neighbors from Dorchester, Roxbury, JP, and Mattapan to establish a flagship edible forest garden open to the public
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Multilingual Events

Our events connect neighbors across age, race, class, and language. They have also inspired people to take action both as individuals and as groups.  
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What is the "New Economy Transition"?

The earth and the world’s economies are going through a deep transition, requiring new adaptations for individuals, families, communities, and institutions. One possibility is the acceleration of an increasingly unequal society where only a few people have access to resources. A more hopeful vision is a society where resources are shared and the economy transitions towards greater well-being for all people and the planet. We call this the New Economy Transition. Find out more.

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