It’s easy to see your shadow and not what you’ve become. LDA Design Chair, Frazer Osment, sets out why the new year brings fresh hope and offers up five ways changemakers can make a difference. Ultimately, it's a people thing.
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In the words of writer Arundhati Roy, “Another world is possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.” LDA Design Chair, Frazer Osment, argues for some of the changes that are needed in a blog post first published by the TCPA.
Just a few years ago, the future of tidal lagoon power looked rosy. It promised to make a new and important contribution to the renewable energy mix. An independent report for Government endorsed tidal lagoon power and its pathfinder project, Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon. But tidal energy has stalled. LDA Design's Alister Kratt explores why.
The population of Thamesmead is set to more than double by 2050. Well-evidenced health benefits provide a compelling case for investing in better landscape so that it is at the heart of change here. A new Framework will turn Thamesmead into a town of climate activists.
There is growing recognition of the need to let nature lead. Ian Houlston and Rebecca Wrigley look at how the role of the landscape profession must change and put nature in the forefront, in order to address the climate and nature crises.