Participative Session 9: Regeneration and community empowerment

Participative Session 9: Regeneration and community empowerment

Thursday 28th September 3:45PM - 5:15PM The Piano, The Chamber

Taking stock of the attempts and successes social enterprise initiatives have had in various countries and communities when it comes to empowering individuals to get together to imagine, re-create and re-generate their community. Discussing how social enterprise can be used as a way to catalyse community power and innovation, establish meaningful participation and creative thinking that will lead to a true sense of ownership of how communities operate. How can social enterprise effectively enable everyday people to have a role in the activation and regeneration of their communities, in a way that complements top-down and larger-scale initiatives?