What if complex socio-political/economic systems mimicked natural systems? Would they be more sustainable? More equitable?
Tracy Kunkler, principal at the social enterprise consulting firm, Social Profit Strategies, described at PechaKucha Night Asheville: "The Art of Science" a governance model called "Circle Forward." It is a consent-based system of governance that attempts to connect bridge complex webs of people and organizations in a sustainable way.