2local Renews Website With A Dynamic Roadmap

The eco-friendly company 2local from the Netherlands has made a few more steps along their roadmap towards fulfilling their mission - a sustainable world with prosperity for all. Responding to the request of the community, they have renewed their website with a dynamic roadmap. It lets everybody see how much has already been accomplished, what the ....


2local for sustainability and prosperity!

Abstract Core problems in our present time, inequality in the world, ever-increasing damage to the environment and nature, energy and climate crises (EU Commissioner Frans Timmermans speaks of a jumble of crisis), are very closely related to the current financial-economic system of the western neoliberal world. A completely different economic, f....


2LC trading begins on Bitrue as 2local locks most of their tokens

2local reached another milestone on their roadmap towards creating an eco-friendly marketplace with a mission for prosperity for all, including largely neglected local companies. Many milestones have already been reached, and many more will be in the upcoming months. The most recent achievement is a piece of exciting news for all traders who search....


New Social Contract Omtzigt is necessary, but not sufficient!

We encounter the social contact several times in history. Socrates and Plato already paid attention to society and the place of man/woman in society in ancient Greece. For a long time, after Socrates and Plato, little or no attention was paid to this. In the 17th and 18th centuries, the idea of ​​the social contract, in which the individual and....


Local Food for Global Future

Local Food for Global Future. Six years after the publication of Local Food for Global Future, the book has lost none of its topical value. In addition to thoughts about cashback as a light form of basic income and blockchain technology, the book has played a major role in the development of the 2local platform. That is why this blog is devote....


2local, Link between people and their "Place on Earth"

We are currently overwhelmed by various crises, inequality and the gap between rich and poor is getting bigger, health crisis due to obesity in the rich world as a result of poor nutrition, and due to hunger in the poor world as a result of lack of nutrition. Overproduction and overconsumption in the rich world at the expense of exhaustible resourc....


Eight reasons to buy locally and sustainably

A livable world is a world in which sustainability and prosperity go together. This means that we need to produce locally and sustainably and everyone in the world ought to have the opportunity to purchase these products. In today's globalized world where production systems are based on global long chains, driven by multinationals and managed b....


Less Trade

Less trade, more sustainability and prosperity! For decades we have been involved in various crises, such as financial crisis, climate crisis, hunger and poverty in the world, refugee flows, loss of biodiversity, pandemics. These crises are persistent and we think that we as individuals have little influence on them. We rather look at politics, ....


Cryptocurrencies of 2local

An alternative to our unstable money system and an incentive for local and sustainable initiatives through cashback Our market system has shortcomings. Regional governments / democracies cannot cope with internationally operating companies. Moreover, international banks cannot be tackled by national governments. The international intertwining of....


Introduction

Hello everyone,   I am an independent researcher and writer of articles and books in the field of economic and social topics. The most recent book I wrote was Local Food for Global Future (https://www.amazon.com/Local-Global-Future-Donkers-Harry/dp/3639767950) and I was the first author of the books Regions, Finger-licking Good and With ....