When you join particular places with people with vision and energy you can create all sorts of interesting places and fascinating opportunities.
That other form of development is what I’ve been looking at in the Andes in the context of what they call buen vivir or good living – which isn’t always about accumulation and excess.
There will be conflict, so we need people to recognise those different values.
The essence of ecology is that it is all around us.
The real challenge, no matter what scale you are taking action, is to be aware and responsive to what’s going on at other scales.