World Commons Week 2021
DECEMBER 6- 12
Celebrating the Commons with a Teaching the Commons Video Contest
…and the votes are in!
A big THANK YOU to all the developers of videos submitted AND to IASC members and Ostrom Workshop affiliates who participated in the voting. We hope you enjoyed the contest and that you use the videos in your teaching.
With gratitude and Happy World Commons Week 2021!
Note: This is the 4th annual World Commons Week (WCW) event
— past years: 2018, 2019, 2020.
We hope to run another such contest next year inWorld Commons Week 2022.
It is never too early to start developing an entry!
Teaching the Commons
Calling all commons scholars, teachers, practitioners or students!
We challenge you to produce a 3-5 minute video that communicates or teaches commons terminology, concepts or research progress to one of three different audience categories:
- children (primary school age),
- secondary (secondary/high school age), and
- university undergraduate and graduate students.
World Commons Week Goals
Encourage the exchange of commons-related knowledge across the globe.
Foster the mutual exchange of ideas, scholarship, and practical experience.
Celebrate and expand the research and practice of commons and commoning.
WCW 2021 Video Contest Organizers
Professor, University of Massachusetts, AmhersT; President Elect iasc
Masters of Public Policy and Administration Candidate, University of Massachusetts Amherst and IASC Intern
Ph.D. student in Public Affairs at Indiana University's O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Professor of Agricultural, Environmental and Food Policy, Institute of Agricultural and Food Sciences, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg (Germany); President IASC
Professor of Sustainability at Azim Premji University, Bangalore, India
Associate Professor and Executive Director Ostrom Workshop,
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, IASC and International Coordinator, Center for Behavior, Institutions, and the Environment, Arizona State University (US)