is "self-reliance" or "local self-reliance". Not only taking care of yourself necessarily but helping create a local network for the community to be self-reliant.
The terms also help distinguish from "off-grid", because you don't have to be off-grid to be self-reliant, and also distinguishes from the "survivalism" meme of crazy loners out in the woods.
~wobbles but doesn't fall down~
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