James S. Gruber

James S. Gruber

James S. Gruber PhD, PE, is Director of the PhD Program in Environmental Studies at Antioch University New England, a member of the IUCN Council for Environmental Economic and Social Policy, and a recent delegate to the UN Environmental Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya. He has consulted for governments and NGOs in the US, Eastern Europe, South America, and Africa on environmental issues and local governance, focusing on citizen empowerment in developing and implementing policy and programs. His work over the past three decades as a consultant, solar and environmental engineer, town manager, and university professor has had a strong focus on local citizen engagement and facilitating positive adaptive change in local communities. He resides in Alstead, New Hampshire. https://howcommunitiesthrive.weebly.com/

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Building Community

Building Community

Twelve Principles for a Healthy Future

Strong local communities are the foundation of a healthy, participatory, and resilient society. Rather than looking to national governments, …

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