Work: Production, Labour, & Goods

Description

Individual Action

Craft, crochet, publish, cook, reuse, repair, paint – just make! And teach your children to do the same. Not only will it mean you need to buy less, but making improves self-esteem and long term resilience.

Local/Municipal Policy

Community Sharing and Making – Support investments in community based tools and programs such as 3D printers in libraries, opening a tool library, hosting repair cafe evenings for citizens, and turning wood shops at high schools into maker spaces with broader use.

State/Provincial/Federal Policy

Job GuaranteePublic jobs guarantee for essential services, regenerative agriculture, restoration, and resilience

Resources

Learn More

 

Towards Open, Eco-cyclical, and Distributed Production

 

Mindful Makers Program

Stories of Success

 

Make it Kitchener ā€“ A local economic development strategy for the City of Kitchener based around making and new forms of work.

 

Wellington Hall Academy ā€“ A school implementing a maker program as a primary focus of their curriciulum