These organisations are part of the Wellbeing Economy Alliance. They contribute time and resources to WEAll and the movement, and participate in our operational work.
Action for Happiness | UK
Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative (GRLI) | Southafrica
REconomy Practitioners | Global
DENMARK concito.dk CONCITO means “I’m moving” in Latin, and that’s what we want to do in the climate. We are one of Denmark’s largest green networks with over 100 companies, researchers, organizations and people as members
Festival Internacional de Innovación Social (FIIS)
CHILE fiis.org Con una potente plataforma y festivales en todo LatAm, inspiramos, reunimos y potenciamos a quienes están cambiando el mundo. Únete al espíritu fiiS.
GLOBAL finance-watch.org Our mission is to strengthen the voice of society in the reform of financial regulation by conducting advocacy and presenting public interest arguments to lawmakers and citizens
International Union for the Conservation of Nature – National Committee of the Netherlands
NETHERLANDS iucn.nl IUCN provides public, private and non-governmental organisations with the knowledge and tools that enable human progress, economic development and nature conservation to take place together
Natural Capitalism Solutions
USA natcapsolutions.org Natural Capitalism Solutions’ mission is to educate senior decision-makers in business, government and civil society about how to implement more regenerative practices profitably.
Impact Entrepreneur LLC
USA impactalchemist.com Impact Entrepreneur is the premier global NETWORK for “systems-minded” entrepreneurs, investors, scholars and students of social and environmental innovation & the Impact Entrepreneur CENTER for Social and Environmental Innovation
GLOBAL rethinkeconomics.org Students, academics and citizens changing economics for the better; in society and classrooms, we pursue an economics that is open, relevant and for everyone.
The Next System Project
USA thenextsystem.org/ The Next System Project is an initiative of The Democracy Collaborative aimed at bold thinking and action to address the systemic challenges the United States faces now and in coming decades.
UK happycity.org.uk A small UK charity with a big mission: to ‘make what matters count’. It offers a place-based model of change that puts the wellbeing of current and future generations centre stage, by developing new measures of progress and delivering training, projects and campaigns to help embed them into how places work.
NAMIBIA progress-namibia.com We host the Secretariat for the Action Research Network for a Wellbeing Economy in Africa . We have various projects as part of our social programme that focus on various aspects: (a) research, (b) piloting small scale steps (c) advocacy and hosting wellbeing economy experts (d) education
Social Progress Imperative
GLOBAL socialprogressimperative.org The Social Progress Imperative’s mission is to improve the lives of people around the world, particularly the least well off, by advancing global social progress by: providing a robust, holistic and innovative measurement tool.
USA democracycollaborative.org Through our cutting edge research and our many diverse programs, we work to carry out a vision of a new economic system where shared ownership and control creates more equitable and inclusive outcomes, fosters ecological sustainability, and promotes flourishing democratic and community life
USA capitalinstitute.org Our organisation draws upon nature’s laws of sustainability to explore and promote the transition from extractive capitalism to a just, regenerative, and thus truly sustainable way of living on earth.
International Humanistic Management Association
USA humanisticmanagement.international The International Humanistic Management Association provides a platform for all interested and passionate to protect the inherent value of all life and want to contribute to the well-being of all.
GLOBAL reconomypractitioners REconomy practitioners virtual community of practice supports regenerative entrepreneurs and community organisers worldwide to spread ideas that work.
Promoting Economic Pluralism
UK economicpluralism.org PEP is creating and supporting spaces for diverse voices, perspectives and approaches to understanding our economies to help co-create truly sustainable, resilient and inclusive ones.
Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative (GRLI)
SOUTHAFRICA grli.org The GRLI is a deeply engaged international, multi-sector community focused on catalysing the development of globally responsible leadership and practice. It holds and facilitates an inclusive and collective call for deep systemic change across three domains: how we live and make a living, how we learn and facilitating learning, and how we lead and for what purpose.
SWEDEN circulous.biz We are business navigators helping other organizations define and manage responsible future plans. Our best tools are creativity and co-creation, and we work within thematics of circular economy, digitalization and equality.
Proud Farm Group of Farmers
GREECE proudfarm.gr We’re a group of young dairy sheep farmers, which develops an innovative business model, that allows young people to enter in the sector of organic dairy sheep and goat farming with zero investment and the minimum risk, through a High Productivity-High Profitability program that provides the appropriate support for a sustainable new dairy sheep and goat operation.
Green Buddy Initiative
SWEDEN greenbuddyinitiative.org We are a global non-profit project using a B2B collaborative solution, a buddy system, to spread sustainability thinking, strategies, reporting and implementation in the sector of SMEs which are often hampered by the lack of resources.
CANADA junxion.com Junxion is an international consulting firm dedicated to helping leaders build the success stories of the next economy. We help these visionary leaders build meaningful brands, launch inspiring social movements, and take bold action to enhance planetary health, champion social justice and cultivate human potential.
Kimiya Tactics SL
SPAIN kimiyatactics.com A consultancy striving to change business practice paradigms from extractive-competitive to regenerative-collaborative. Focused on tourism but open other organizations. We support projects where we can incorporate land restoration in its design.
UK permanentlybrilliant.com Permanently Brilliant is a tiny social enterprise whose job it is to join the dots. We’re big on systems-thinking, on making the connections between stuff, and laughing in the face of those who say that better isn’t possible.
GLOBAL inclusivityproject.org We have developed an economic model that explains and predicts economic output measured in human terms (such as wellbeing or quality of life), based on a number of key structural components of society. We are working on a number of initiatives to put the concepts into practice.
David Suzuki Foundation
CANADA davidsuzuki.org Through evidence-based research, education and policy analysis, we work to conserve and protect the natural environment, and help create a sustainable Canada. We regularly collaborate with non-profit and community organizations, all levels of government, businesses and individuals.
Asociación para el fomento de la economía del bien común -EBC Chile
CHILE economiadelbiencomun.cl Promoción, difusión y participación en diversas instancias que promuevan el desarrollo de la colaboración y aporte real al bien común de la sociedad y el cuidado del ecosistema de nuestro planeta.
Action for Happiness
UK actionforhappiness.org Action for Happiness is a people-led movement building a happier and kinder society – by helping people take positive action in their personal lives, homes, schools, workplaces and local communities.
GLOBAL scorai.org The Sustainable Consumption Research and Action Initiative (SCORAI) is a knowledge network of professionals working at the interface of material consumption, human well-being, and technological and cultural change. We aim to foster a transition beyond the currently dominant consumer society.
SPAIN bikonsulting.com We are an open cooperative of consultants, with more than 20 years of experience, specialized in different areas: strategy, quality, production, management, branding, environment, marketing, purchasing and commercial. From both sides of the Atlantic we are excited to accompany organizations in transition that want to implement transformative strategies towards higher levels of Social, Economic, Environmental and Cultural sustainability.
NORWAY smartuse.global Our mission is to increase resource utilization through smart solutions supporting a transition to a Circular Economy. We actively work to change consumption habits and increase the understanding of the importance of access over ownership. Creating impact socially as well as environmentally is part of our corporate DNA.
Global Wellbeing Institute
USA globalwellbeinginstitute.org Global Wellbeing Institute leverages people power to create a Good Life for All. Toward this end, GWI facilitates conversations about the interdependence of personal, public, and planetary wellbeing, drawing on empirical research, interdisciplinary theories, and examples from diverse cultural contexts.
GLOBAL impactbridge.co Our Purpose: Empowering Leaders to Grow High-Impact Brands for Thriving People + Planet. We support company founders + executives to develop integrated value creation strategies + grow purpose-driven brands that improve human + planetary wellbeing. We are advocating for an advancing systemic change in order to bring into being a wellbeing economy that benefits + enables 10 billion people to live well on a regenerated + flourishing planet.
The Public Interest Network
USA publicinterestnetwork.org The Public Interest Network works on over 200 campaigns each year at the city, state, and national levels in the USA. Our campaigns promote the wellbeing economy by securing incremental policy improvements that shift the economic and political landscapes to prioritize quality of life for people and planet over quantity of stuff. We also promote a paradigm that recognizes the technological potential for a post-scarcity future.
The Dandelion Foundation
The Club of Rome
GLOBAL clubofrome.org We are working on identifying the key issues, milestones, actions and institutions that will be required to move the world on to a sustainable and stable trajectory over the next decades. A pathway to a well-being economy must deal simultaneously with the redistribution of wealth, address absolute poverty, create jobs and make significant progress on the restoration and management of our global environment.
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
GLOBAL aashe.org AASHE is an international association of higher education institutions working toward a sustainable future. We empower higher education faculty, administrators, staff and students to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation. We also work to ensure that our world’s future leaders are motivated and equipped to solve sustainability challenges.
African Transformative Leapfrogging Advisory Services (ATLAS)
AFRICA africaleapfrog.org ATLAS focuses on promoting the development of transformative infrastructure that would enable African countries to leapfrog to an inclusive, low carbon and resource efficient economies that respond to the needs and aspirations of its people. It also campaigns against existing and emerging trends of dumping inefficient and unsustainable technologies to the region under the cover Foreign Direct Investment or development support.
Thriving Resilient Communities Colaboratory
USA thrivingresilience.org The Collaboratory’s mission is to connect and build capacity for community resilience leaders working at the regional and translocal scale in the USA. Our multi-stakeholder action learning community convenes leaders to build trusted relationships across differences, hosts learning opportunities to build organization capacity, and promotes collaborative projects to build movement capacity.
Ideas for Leaders
UK ideasforleaders.com IdeasforLeaders champions the latest emergent academic research into leadership and management practice. This has a particular focus on creating individuals and organizations that employ firm, fair, nurturing and caring management for the wellbeing of their organizations and themselves.
Development Alternatives Group
INDIA devalt.org The Development Alternatives Group was set up in 1983 — the world’s first social enterprise dedicated to creating sustainable solutions to the problems of poverty and environmental degradation, particularly in India and the global south.
UK flourishproject.net We are introducing a new ecological wellbeing framework that we hope will help cities across the world to promote community engagement and whole-systems thinking. Through actively engaging communities, and encouraging the creation of social hubs, we hope to help join up the dots, identify the gaps and develop practical solutions by working from the grassroots up.
Windesheim Honours College
NETHERLANDS windesheimhonourscollege.nl We are an international community of learners and changemakers (students, staff and external stakeholders) co-creating the future from a complex present. Our mission is to educate students to become highly competent professionals, who are active across public and private domains, have a reflective attitude, a global mindset, and promote intercultural diversity and sustainability.
SOSTE Finnish Federation for Social Affairs and Health
FINLAND soste.fi SOSTE is an umbrella organisation of Finnish social and health sector NGOs with over 230 members. The actions of promotion have been manifold including knowledge base building, direct advocacy and network establishing. SOSTE has also been developing useful concepts for Wellbeing Economy such as Wellbeing Investment and Wellbeing Production.
Schumacher Center for a new economics
GLOBAL centerforneweconomics.org The Schumacher Center for a New Economics is a visionary organization that builds on the ideas concepted by the economic counterculturist E. F. Schumacher – whose vision of a new economics revolved not around fossils, industry, capital and endless growth, but rather local communities, land, and endemic resources.
GLOBAL happycounts.org The mission of the Happiness Alliance is to awaken happiness in all beings. Since 2010, we have been providing tools, including the Happiness Index, resources and knowledge for a new economic paradigm. We are a data driven organization with deep heart connections to what it means to be happy in life. The Happiness Index, based on Bhutan’s Gross National Happiness philosophy, is freely available to anyone.
UK wearegreencorps.com It is fundamental to all our efforts to transform our economy and society and create a system that works for all and the planet. We are convening and supporting youth to respond to the planetary emergency, and build their own social and environmental change.
LATIN AMERICA ominafoundation.org We encourage people to take ownership of our shared future, and to connect the dots between wellbeing, sustainability and economic prosperity in order to create a happier, healthier 21st century. We advocate for a shift away from individualism and consumerism, emphasizing the strength of collective purpose and the value of connection with others.
Climate Psychology Alliance Scotland
SCOTLAND climatepsychologyalliance.org We work with psychologists, psycho-social experts, group therapists and any other discipline to examine why people don’t engage well enough in climate change. We use psycho-social techniques to tell people what is happening and what they can do about it to help fight issues like climate change, and build a better society and economy.
Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity (CUSP)
GLOBAL cusp.ac.uk What can prosperity possibly mean in a world of environmental, social and economic limits?—We work with people, policy and business to address this question, developing pragmatic steps towards an inclusive and sustainable prosperity, independent of GDP growth.
A Tipping Point (ATP)
USA atippingpoint.org ATP is developing a replicable model for “circular business ecosystems” that serves and uplifts the surrounding community and forms the basis for a more just and regenerative economy. By applying the principles of natural systems to local economic and community development, we are giving life to the beautiful question: how might we build thriving local economies in which no material or human potential is wasted?
Red Ibérica de Ecoaldeas
SPAIN & PORTUGAL ecoaldeas.org As an organization and movement the ecovillages we are putting in practice alternative ways of relating with each other and with nature. From simple and sustainable living, to cooperative models and gift economy practices, to communal economies. We are also sharing the knowledge and experiences in multiple workshops both at the ecovillages and many open events.
World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO)
GLOBAL wfto.com Our community of social enterprises will promote the idea that the economy can put people and planet first, and can be populated by mission-led enterprises. As the global community of Fair Trade Enterprises, we are providing proof of concept that business can be mission-led. This means the pursuit of social and environmental goals is the priority of a business, and is pursued regardless of whether it increases profits.
The Schumacher Institute for Sustainable Systems
UK schumacherinstitute.org.uk/ The Schumacher Institute is an independent organisation that studies the sustainability of our complex systems – in the long term and in harmony with natural processes. We invite policymakers, practitioners and communities to join us in making sense of our interconnected world.
EUROPE onpurpose.org On Purpose develops leaders for an economy that works for all – one in which everyone can lead a dignified, fulfilling life within the boundaries our planet. Our leadership programmes have a profound effect on participants who become “agents for a new economy”: For the rest of their careers, they infect organisations from the inside with the know-how, commitment, values and stories for a new economy.
GLOBAL whatisemerging.com Emerge is an independent, non-profit media platform highlighting the initiatives, individuals and ways of thinking that are sowing the seeds of a new civilisation. We understand that inner and outer transformation are inextricably linked, and aim to connect and raise awareness around the people and organisations contributing to this paradigm shift.
European Environmental Bureau
GLOBAL eeb.org I’m leading on a second letter now, where we call for a wellbeing pact in Europe and a DG for wellbeing. I organised a petition signed by 90.000+ Europeans calling for a Wellbeing Pact and DG and organized the petition hand-over to Frans Timmermans, who has since referred to a Wellbeing DG in a public comment. I’m going to organise an event at the HLPF in New York on wellbeing, with partners from Bhutan to Finland and from various NGOs and academia.
New Economics Foundation
UK neweconomics.org All of NEF’s themes and programmes are shot through with a wellbeing approach. Whether the focus is on the crisis facing macroeconomics and its narrowness of focus or on working with communities to measure their economies and develop local economic strategies, increasing social and environmental wealth through an economics of wellbeing is core to everything we do.
Whole Person Economy
US wholepersoneconomy.com We are exploring what it means to be a whole person and how economic systems can better support the wellbeing of people and planet. Our main activities have been written content, events and program development.
UK careershifters.org We help bright, motivated people who feel stuck in the wrong careers find and move into more fulfilling work. We do this through workshops, courses and coaching. Drawing on entrepreneurship, design thinking and technology, we’re pioneering a new approach to career education – helping to build a workforce that is happier, healthier and more fulfilled.
Global Goals Centre
We are working to promote and deliver the Global Goals – the aim of these is to promote wellbeing of all people. We are proud to be part of a movement for change, putting people and planet at the focus of decision making, and empowering local citizens to play their part in bringing about this change for the common good.