10 04, 2019

Choosing the right projects with your community – Third article in a five-part series on how communities become leaders

By |2019-04-10T16:12:50+00:00April 10th, 2019|News|

In this third article I suggest how a community can choose collectively the best projects to fulfill its own vision. Blog summary so far. In the first article (Winners and [...]

16 02, 2019

Letting communities think for themselves: Second article in a five-part series on how communities become leaders

By |2019-02-16T16:15:51+00:00February 16th, 2019|News|

The big questions At a time when governments simply haven’t the answers to rural decline then how can communities step into the breach and find solutions?  At a time when [...]

4 02, 2019

Winners or losers in the community stakes – First in a 5-part series on how communities become leaders

By |2019-02-04T16:31:05+00:00February 4th, 2019|News|

What 40 communities feel At a time when many of the institutions we depend on have been shown to be vacuous, self-serving clubs I reserve my highest respect for the [...]

10 01, 2016

Marinaleda

By |2017-12-04T13:06:32+00:00January 10th, 2016|News|

In Andalucía, in southern Spain, there is a village called Marinaleda with a population of 2,700 people. It has virtually no crime, full employment and everyone can build their house [...]