Helena Norberg-Hodge

Helena Norberg-Hodge

Helena Norberg-Hodge is a linguist, author, filmmaker, and pioneer of the new economy movement. She is the founder and director of Local Futures and the convenor of World Localization Day and the Planet Local Summit. She is author of Ancient Futures and Local is Our Future and producer of Planet Local and the award-winning documentary The Economics of Happiness. She is the founder of the International Alliance for Localisation and a co-founder of both the International Forum on Globalization and the Global Ecovillage Network. She is a recipient of the Alternative Nobel prize, the Arthur Morgan Award, and the Goi Peace Prize.

GTI Contributions
Local Futures: The Power of Decentralization
GTI Forum
Local Futures: The Power of Decentralization
Contribution to GTI Forum Experiments in Movement Unity
November 2023

Putting Technology in Its Place
GTI Forum
Putting Technology in Its Place
Contribution to GTI Forum Technology and the Future
February 2022

Resist Locally, Renew Globally
GTI Forum
Resist Locally, Renew Globally
Contribution to GTI Forum Think Globally, Act Locally?
August 2019

Roundtable contribution on Vivir Bien - Helena Norberg-Hodge
Roundtable
Contribution to GTI Roundtable Vivir Bien
February 2018
Undoing the psychological damage of globalization requires both community self-reliance and global solidarity.

Helena Norberg-Hodge
Roundtable
Contribution to GTI Roundtable "Radical Ecological Democracy"
July 2014