Facilitation Plan:

On the Move

June 12, 2024

In our rapidly globalizing world, mobility touches every aspect of life, shaping identities, communities, and economies. Mobility isn’t just about people moving; it encompasses the flow of products, ideas, and information, which is driven by technological advancements and the internet. This movement has significant implications, from creating a transportation divide—highlighting who can move freely versus those forced to move—to the environmental toll. It prompts us to question the freedom of movement for goods versus its ecological costs, the impact of current and future technologies on mobility, and the role of virtual mobility in reshaping our interactions. As everything speeds up, it begs whether we should or can slow down, reflecting on how this relentless pace affects our sense of self, community, and the planet.

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