Tragedy of Growth report on the case for alternative to GDP as the measure used by governments to guide public policy.
Think Local Act Personal (TLAP) has a directory of innovations in community-centred support that are working differently. This list more than 15 organisations providing person-centred care and support in the community. Read more
Tempo is a network of time banks, local groups organising mutual support. Their new platform, tempocommunities.com is a place to share ways of helping others and stay connected with your community virtually from home. Whether you’re looking for ways to volunteer, or for some resources to boost your wellbeing at home, or if you are a group with an opportunity to advertise, visit tempocommunities.com.
School of Systems Change has a content hub for all articles, analysis, tools, insights and systemic approaches related to COVID-19. Read more
RSA hosts online talks, blogs and projects to “Build Bridges to the Future” that is more resilient. Read more Attend Events
Campaigns for a money and banking system that enables a fair, democratic, and sustainable economy.
NCVO have a lot of information to help charities and voluntary organisation with the covid-19 virus.
NESTA have a list of ways to make a positive impact during the pandemic, from funding and volunteer opportunities to ways to share your data to fight the spread of COVID-19. https://www.nesta.org.uk/feature/unprecedented-times/toolbox/#_=_
Do share ideas about what more could NESTA could do with Vicki Sellick, Executive Director of Programmes, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hubbub are asking people what they would like to see in a post-COVID-19 UK for a Greenprint to be shared with policy-makers and influencers. Read more and write your comments below this blog. If you would like to take part in our workshops or consultation please contact email@example.com
Local Trust believes there needs to be a structural change in our economy, society and politics, radically increasing control by local communities over resources and decision making. They select the week's must-read pieces on covid19, to make sense of what might happen next. After a month of producing weekly reading lists, we've also taken a look back at how different ideas have formed, developed and taken hold.