The various comments will be analyzed to identify priority issues. However, this blog invites you to express priority issues that we can include in a survey that we will then publicize.
Engaging and Empowering Communities to Create Change and to Believe in their Futures
More than at any time in the past, it will be essential to mobilise at a local level, Millennials, Gen-Z can play an important role in mobilising local level communities and moreover to link them into others with similar interests. In the past mass movements such as the Suffragettes. Workers Movements, Environmental groups, Human Rights Movement in the USA, Anti-Apartheid in South Africa have been successful in mobilising mass engagement. To mitigate the massive problems of the CONVID-19 aftermath will require the mobilisation at a local level to then unite in a global common cause to ensure the solutions are for the many and not the few. Many approaches are available: among others, the Theatre of the Oppressed, for example
The fundamental idea is to find cohesion around a common cause to benefit the local community and eventually society at large. Here we would like to exchange ideas on empowering communities and groups to create change
This relates to SDG 11 – 11.4 Strengthen efforts to protect and safeguard the world’s cultural and natural heritage. But also SDG 14 Life Below Water and Life on Land from the perspective of sustainability and biodiversity
The place to discuss issues relating to SDG 1 No Poverty & SDG 2 Zero Hunger. Remember this is in a global context. There will also be regional perspectives.
Here is the place to discuss different forms of starting a business; SME, Micro-enterprise, networks coopperatives