Nick Wilding's Blog Posts Tagged 'community' (4)

Can you help promote 'Exploring Community Resilience' this Autumn? And pre-order now....

. What is community resilience?

. How are people building it?

. Why does it…


Added by Nick Wilding on July 27, 2011 at 11:00 — No Comments

Community Land Trusts as the new pension? Revisited

In July 2009 I posted up a blog that asked:

"I am wondering whether the time is ripe to connect peoples' personal decisions about whether to invest in private houses for a pension, or even a pension fund, to a more radical question about what will we need when we 'retire'? Food, heat, light, community, music, a sense of meaning and spiritual companionship?

In an era when so much of the post-war consensus is breaking apart, perhaps now is the time for our movement to… Continue

Added by Nick Wilding on May 19, 2011 at 14:07 — No Comments

Big Tent 'Resilience' presentation using 'Prezi'.

Last weekend, I took the opportunity of a slot at Fife's Big Tent festival over the weekend to pull together some quotes from participants at some fieryspirits events about their 'take' on resilience to provoke a conversation amongst festival goers.

I have also long wanted to experiment with an online presentation tool called 'prezi' ( - it's free!). It took me about an hour to learn prezi well enough to put this presentation together - which you can see below.

The… Continue

Added by Nick Wilding on July 26, 2010 at 13:00 — 3 Comments

'Community Assets' needs better evidence base: JRT report just out

This from Local People Leading

‘Community Assets’ needs better evidence base

Joseph Rowntree Foundation


Community ownership and management of assets

Community organisations have owned or managed assets, including buildings and land, for many years. Current government policy encourages the transfer of assets to community organisations. This… Continue

Added by Nick Wilding on December 17, 2008 at 14:56 — No Comments

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