Other Resources

We are not alone - please explore these amazing projects and get behind the solidarity economy!

 

Melbourne based exchange/sharing communities (Source):

Goods

 

Food

 

Objects

 

 

Assets

Mobility

 

Domestic spaces

 

Services

Finances

 

Labour

 

 

 

Peripheral services

 

International complementary currency Resources: (Source)

 

Complementary currency databases:

 

Alternative currencies  

 

Digital currency platforms

 

Every digital currency runs on a platform. Here are some options to use.

 

 

Gifting economies

 

Economies can also work without the intervention of money. You already do it with your friends when exchanging favors. Here are some initiatives who look at how this could be implemented on a larger scale.

 

  • Ecobasa - Directory of sustainable communities and global gift economy network.
  • The Free World Charter
  • Hylo - A social network that assists community building, gifting and collaboration (Sustainable Human Project addition).

 

Systemic change projects

 

The monetary system is a very crucial part of the system which is called a society. It’s not the only one though. These projects take a broader look on the whole.