Local initiatives

Some of our articles and stories about the power of community…

Community Spirit Makes the Future Look Brighter

For all the horrors and pain that the Coronavirus has brought, the dramatic effects of it across society have opened up a whole new way of thinking about the state, its role, and how rapidly its ‘normal’ rules can be changed. We saw communities mobilise all over the world to take care of each other where governments have failed. And in doing so, the pandemic has taught us the urgent need for more localism and demonstrated the power of communities working together… Read more