Big Society and the environment - empowerment or takeover?
or takeover? The Big Society is seen as offering exciting new opportunities for the voluntary and ... Yet, many voluntary and community organisations at local and ... This at a time when citizens are being exhorted to volunteer and take action in ... landscapes and would have previously got free advice from planners and other.
[ ECOS-32-1-27-Big-Society-and-the-environment.pdf - Read/Download File
the power of local action - Sustainable Development Knowledge
The Power of Local Action: Lessons from 10 Years of the Equator Prize .... Lesson 10: Scaling of success is possible and can bring landscape-level change. .... Environmental threats, primarily from large-scale extractive industries like commercial fishing ... Positioning communities for new opportunities, such as payments for ...
[ 731undp.pdf - Read/Download File
A new campaigning landscape? - NCVO
to save a local community centre from closing or lobbying ... Big Society has become a much debated concept. Whatever ... alongside threats, as the Government is engaging ... a new campaigning landscape is emerging, characterised ... campaigning and opportunities for creating .... immediate action to tackle the deficit.
[ new_campaigning_landscape.pdf - Read/Download File
Making sense of the Big Society - University of Birmingham
The Big Society agenda has generated a great deal of critical comment in the ... awareness of potential opportunities ahead, and a need for participants to ..... too busy to get involved or take responsibility for local activities; not so new: the Big Society is what ... In contrast, the National Coalition for Independent Action (NCIA ), ...
[ working-paper-90.pdf - Read/Download File
and Yvonne Rydin What can social capital tell us about planning
foster NIMBYism? How far can the localism agenda engender action ... Prime Minster, David Cameron's espousal of a 'Big Society' agenda. (Cameron, 19 ... new governance landscape will impact on public engagement with planning problematic, ... ways of encouraging local communities to permit new development are.
[ What can social capital tell us about planning under localism (LSERO).pdf - Read/Download File
Innovating out of Austerity in Local Government: A SWOT analysis
Dec 14, 2010 ... changes designed to foster a 'new localism' agenda by ... of this commitment to action. In addition ... to build a 'big society' has sparked an effort ... opportunities and threats for local government .... This landscape of innovation.
[ Innovating_out_of_Austerity_in_Local_Government_(LSERO).pdf - Read/Download File
Risk and reward - local government and risk in the new - LGiU
of the Government's Big Society vision, the bill offers ... if they are to deal with this new landscape of public service ... Local authorities must develop their risk tolerance levels if they .... Councils limit opportunities for community ... problem must draw on both government action ..... threat of closure under current management.
[ Risk-and-Reward.pdf - Read/Download File
Literacy and the Big Society - National Literacy Trust
The Conservative manifesto defined the Big Society as one where "the leading force for ... Increase social action: an increase in individuals making a difference with their ... opportunity to bid for public contracts and take over local services. • Open up ... In this new policy landscape the literacy sector must not only to lobby for.
[ Literacy_and_the_Big_Society_-_FINAL_.pdf - Read/Download File
DOWNLOAD THE FINAL Summary REPORT - Climate Action 2016
Third, Climate Action 2016 sowed the seeds for a new coalition of CEOs, ... cities can break down barriers to action and take greater stronger local action. ... resilience by public, private, civil society and philanthropic actors. ... Climatesmart land use plans should incorporate the need to strengthen landscape leaders.
[ summaryreportclimateaction2016.pdf - Read/Download File
Surviving austerity - Barrow Cadbury Trust
nef (the new economics foundation) is a registered charity founded in 1986 by the ... programme to build a Big Society by promoting local social action. .... P what opportunities there might be for people to turn the crisis to their advantage. ..... landscape; the changes we describe here are likely to deepen and extend across.
[ Surviving-Austerity.pdf - Read/Download File
Arts Funding, Austerity and the Big Society Remaking the - RSA
What new opportunities are there todeepen the ... landscape. This may ... about value, whilst assessing the impact of the Big Society discourse .... of a local authority to fund a people's orchestra in a deprived area of a ..... said, this has been an exaggerated threat), nor for it to reject ..... ideas and action and the complex links.
[ Download - Read/Download File
The 'big society': next practiceand public service futures - Solace
Dec 1, 2010 ... The SOLACE Foundation Imprint (SFI) is local government's foremost ... the landscape with bureaucracy and .... opportunities for next practice within .... threat . It must be acknowledged that some associations do see themselves as .... action . Surely this is what 'big society' is all about? The next stage in ...
[ solace_DEC2010_screenready.pdf - Read/Download File
Local Leadership in a Cyber Society
Create mechanisms for engaging local government and civic society on the agenda so that they ... Identify practical actions and next steps to support the development of ... A key part of the opening discussion was the opportunity to explore and .... segment of the population to the cyber threat faced and grow resilience ...
[ Local Leadership in Cyber Society Report.pdf - Read/Download File
Table of contents - EURORURAL
Old and new factors of development of the countryside between two Russian capitals … ... Role of local partnership in sustainable rural development: some constraints and ..... perception of landscape changes and on the vision of future actions. ..... strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of analyzed territorial units ...
[ eurorural14_book_of_abstracts.pdf - Read/Download File
The Impact of Social Media on Social Movements: The New
Apr 1, 2014 ... The New Opportunity and Mobilizing Structure. Amandha ... collective action both online and offline at the local or global level. ... some aspect of their society by using extra- institutional means” (Goodwin & Jasper .... mass media, and give a voice to ordinary citizens in transforming the political landscape.
[ Lopes_JPR.pdf - Read/Download File
Fife Local Biodiversity Action Plan - University of St Andrews
The Local Biodiversity Action Plan (LBAP) sets out nature ... locally some of the threats that face biodiversity. ... 4 Landscapes and Ecosystems - Thinking Big. 14 ... Welcome to the new Fife Local Biodiversity Action. Plan. ... across all sectors of society ..... biodiversity, and identifying opportunities for the provision of habitat.
[ Fife Local Biodiversity Action Plan.pdf - Read/Download File
Navigating the Geopolitical Landscape A Mining and - weforum.org
At the other end of the spectre, we observe rising fragility in societies and ... of and between threats seems to outpace the ability of political and economic ... cross-sector actions. ... the geopolitical and global security landscape, the mining and metals sector ..... Middle East, opening up opportunities for new exploration.
[ WEF_WP_Navigating_the_Geopolitical_Landscape.pdf - Read/Download File
Global value chains in a changing world - World Trade Organization
9.4 The new business model is needed to manage demand and .... Finally, a preoccupation of many governments is how to acquire as big a part of ... of local production and exports. ... for governments, business and society at large. .... are missing valuable opportunities and courting deterioration in the global landscape .
[ aid4tradeglobalvalue13_e.pdf - Read/Download File
download - Green Lines Institute for Sustainable Development
Jul 12, 2016 ... World Heritage Site designation and local identity. Historic landscape evaluation to inform future policy objectives ... protection in the Big Society. Cultural ... Macao: Opportunities and. Challenges of ... The SWOT analysis of Macao's cultural heritage .... New landscapes. ... i2MHB – a COST Action aiming.
[ OXp0RVM4WTZVVmFHMFlLU1NtakcxdEVENUNmeXZJdHVtR00rSW43ejVWSjRmc1ZyeTlkUUFjTVVaVi9KdE10N2xFUk95RHMwTHhSODZuZlAzdGN2d1dSTTQ5SFZBZ2tLWjZMQ3YvZGZtaVU3cEtTRVRMKzM1Nk53bmVwcjdWY0M= - Read/Download File
A Whole Community Approach to Emergency Management
threats. 2. Accelerating changes in demographic trends and technology are ... Employment trends, when combined with new technologies, will shift the ... The various settings created opportunities to listen to those who work in local .... empowering local action will better position stakeholders to plan for and ..... Big- box stores.
[ whole_community_dec2011__2_.pdf - Read/Download File