Exchange City

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The (Free) Exchange City is a concept of a city where free exchange of goods and services has become a normal mode for achieving economic and social needs by a significant part of the population.

Examples of practices

  • Learning centers for skills
  • Recycle/Give-away centers or give-away-shops in each neighborhood for clothes, bikes, paint, hi-tech, etc,
  • Weekly pick-up mornings in a neighborhood, for furniture and other goods that residents leave on the streets in the mornings
  • Bike-kitchens
  • Community food-gardens in combination with food-coops, community supported agriculture.
  • Neighborhood Food-Kitchens
  • Car-sharing
  • Cooperative Childcare

See also

Shareconomy essay ideas