Tag: community-building

Call recording: Q&A with Chris Tröndle

In this conversation, we discussed the activities of Camp Collapse, who use storytelling, performance art and immersive art forms to stimulate conversations around our predicament; and we touched on Chris’s MA thesis, titled “The End of the World as We Know it: Hope, Despair and Action among Deep Adapters.” Read More

Call recording: Learning to make a difference

In this webinar, we discussed social learning as a perspective, and how it can be useful to understand the changes happening to people in online communities. Read More

The Empowerment Manual: A Guide for Collaborative Groups, by Starhawk

URL: https://starhawk.org/writing/books/the-empowerment-manual/ Type: Book The Empowerment Manual is a comprehensive guide for groups seeking to organize with shared power and bottom-up leadership to foster vision, trust, accountability and responsibility. I have found it extremely helpful to my thinking around better (or more democratic) ways of organising and working together in collaborative groups. Besides, it is Read More

Loomio

I find Loomio a very useful and well-designed piece of software, which focuses on facilitating decision-making in collaborative and consensus-focused groups. It was built by a small team of Kiwi developers from the Enspiral community, who were keen to encourage ways of organising and communicating they had been exploring during the Occupy movement. It is published under a free software license, and serves a clear social purpose. Read More

Transition Network International

Transition are all about local action in response to global questions and issues. Transition Network is the international hub of a global movement of really local neighbourhood communities reimagining and rebuilding the community structures in their street. Transition is about acting locally on projects that impact me and my neighbours specific to where I am. Their blog, full of ideas, and their resources for group creation and sustaining, are invaluable assets in this time. Read More

Call recording: 4Rs workshop with DA facilitators and volunteers

The recording of the Sept.7 workshop on the 4Rs of Deep Adaptation, hosted by Kim Hare with support from other DAF volunteers. Read More

Call Recording: Q&A with Jane Dwinell

Watch the call recording of the Aug.20 webinar with Jane Dwinell, veteran moderator on the Deep Adaptation Facebook group. Read More

My journey into Deep Adaptation and Community-Building

My learning journey into the Deep Adaptation Forum, and how I started learning about facilitating community-building. Read More