"Hi Cari - Sue Shaw here from Durham. Still pondering all the abcd information I got when in Nova Scotia this year and trying to work out whether we can do something here in County Durham on unleashing untapped rural potential using abcd and some…"
November 23, 2009 at 9:30am to November 24, 2009 at 5pm
Stop Press: Please complete pre-event surveyLOCAL ACTION FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENTWhat will we be doing?Amongst the sessions and topics will be the following:• Main findings from the Rural Action Research Programme• Case studies of asset based community development• The Carnegie petal model: a toolkit for sustainable communities• Building a Community of Practice in sustainable rural development• Community engagement• Localising the food system•…See More
The International Association for Community Development (IACD) in partnership with Carnegie UK Trust is launching a collaborative inquiry process into asset-based approaches to community development. This launch event will explore the applicability, challenges and potential of asset-based approaches to community development in the UK/Irish context without losing sight of the global connections.This seminar will:• Scope the ‘asset-based community development’ agenda as we see it playing out in…See More
Welcome! FierySpirits is for activists and professionals who are building vibrant, resilient rural communities. Tell us a little about why you'd like to join?
Long term professional and voluntary involvement working with rural community councils, rural communities and specialising in community development, rural poverty, rural stress and farmer suicide. Just received a Winston Churchill Travel Fellowship to research positive models of rural ageing - and will visit Nova Scotia this autumn and Scandinavia summer 2010,
About Me (areas of expertise/interest I can share)
Freelance researcher and community development facilitator for past 21 years.
Chair ACRE [Action with Communities in Rural England]
Based in Durham City
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