Stories about Response (2,053)

Resolving Conflict: An Expert's Guide

Hello all. You might enjoy this new episode of the How To Build Community podcast and radio show. I speak with a mediator and conflict resolution expert from the USA. She tells me:

  • about her work with individuals in what’s known as ‘transformative mediation’.
  • how this approach can be scaled up to help communities resolve conflict
  • what mediation tools and techniques we can use in our own lives and communities
  • how, if we learn to disagree well,…
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Added by Jake Lloyd on July 27, 2020 at 4:54pm — No Comments

Amsterdam SALT trainees gather inspiration during lockdown

“If I am not in the world simply to adapt to it, but rather transform it, and if it is not possible to change the world without a certain dream or vision for it, I must make use of every possibility there is not only to speak about my utopia, but also to engage in practices consistent with it.”     ― Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of Indignation

 

In small groups, the participants in the Amsterdam facilitators training organised three SALT visits to learn from…

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Added by iSiZ on July 9, 2020 at 6:30pm — No Comments

How the bees listen

Laura Simms had joined us for a Knowledge Fair in Assam where we brought the communities together to share and exchange. So when there was a presentation organised by Taos Institute on the Assam project and Knowledge Fair, Laura joined us. Here are our thoughts on the presentation sent to me by email. The title of the blog is from Laura. …

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Added by Rituu B. Nanda on June 25, 2020 at 12:30am — 4 Comments

Haiti, Enterprise and the Church

Hello all,

In this new episode of the How To Build Community show, I interview Haitian-born MARC-ROMIYR ANTOINE from the international NGO Tearfund.

Our conversation focuses on the role of local business and the local church in shaping the country's future, and eliminating poverty.

Click to listen: …

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Added by Jake Lloyd on June 22, 2020 at 7:43pm — No Comments

SALT CLCP Case studies- Healthrise Project India

Kavita works as ASHA in Jotana SC, her home is 5 km away from the sub centre. Village Jotana is fallen under HealthRise X1 category in Block Jhadol. At home, they are a family of 5 members consisting of Kavita, her husband, her mother in law, father in law and son. Kavita was involved in I phase of HealthRise SALT activity. During that time she attended 2-3 SALT meetings. Later the project was closed. Now in transition grant, the outreach workers started coming to their village for SALT…

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Added by Shobhit Dubey on June 17, 2020 at 5:06pm — 2 Comments

Lock Down SALT field stories over the phone-CHAI Health Rise Project

Takhat Kunwar (Age53, F), member of Patient Support Group Gorana Village, Block-Jhadol, Udaipur Rajasthan shared her story over the phone in the COVID-19 Pandemic Lock Down. She told that "she is suffering from high blood pressure from past 4 years. This time she was the part of Health Rise Project. When base line done in August 19 at that time her BP was not normal. She measured 142/90 by out reach worker Pramila Purbia. She shared that she didn't take B.P. pills regular before the health…

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Added by Shobhit Dubey on June 1, 2020 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

Change Makers in the community.

It is here worthwhile to share my experience as a social worker, who works with the community. 

COVID RESPONSE...it was once a CHOICE...of course a choice to become invulnerable...

 After seeing consecutive occurrence of disasters...surviving it...living it, in the beginning phase...I may just tried to deny this.

 Who has expected a health hazard like COVID-19 could arrive us so early even when the fury of Cyclone Fani (in 2019) still alive in the coastal settlements of…

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Added by Saswata on May 27, 2020 at 3:39am — No Comments

SALT enabled community inner strengths to fight against COVID-19

Tribe key opinion leader make and sung a song on corona in their language- 14th April 20 is the first lock down ending date in the India. SALT enables community voices in this Pandemic situation across the world. How community leader takes responsibility shows this song that its our patriotism to fight against corona, we all should make social distance, check our temperature in the hospital, follow the Modi's Govt. rules in the lock down. Stay…

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Added by Shobhit Dubey on May 20, 2020 at 12:18pm — No Comments

Stories in times of corona.

Anisha, Ángela, Marina, Néstor, Mariona, Mohamed, Marta, Irene, Ayan, Noelia, Isabel and Gemma have already shared their story during their lockdown experience.

Their stories and others that are on the way are in this Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC73jstiBUNgziZr9oKt7cVQ/videos

These videos are inspired by the Behind the Mask project with the intention to offer people in Spain a…

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Added by Carmen Indrani on May 17, 2020 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Building Community Under A Lockdown: The Story of Crediton Radio

Hello all. In this new episode of 'How To Build Community', I provide one possible answer to the question 'how do you sustain communal life under a lockdown?'. Perhaps some of you will find it interesting.

https://bit.ly/3bMAeZM

Thanks!

Jake

Added by Jake Lloyd on April 30, 2020 at 6:51pm — No Comments

Neighbourhoods & communities matters most in response to Pandemic

(I am sharing the email exchange I had with Alison and Ian Campbell on how they have facilitated their local neighbourhood in the UK to respond to Covid. .Alison and Ian have facilitated community  strengths based responses to critical health issues over the past 30 years, inclusive of local faith expression. They coordinate Affirm Facilitation Associates www.affirmfacilitators.org and collaborate with…

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Added by Rituu B. Nanda on April 16, 2020 at 10:07pm — 1 Comment

Competent community takes 3 actions for protection against COVID-19

I have been facilitating SALT process in Bongaigaon on child health but during COVID-19 lockdown these villages are responding to COVID on their own.

Some families of Kerkhabari village of Bongaigaon, Assam (INDIA) had get the problem on essential food for Lock down. They are daily wage earners and dependent on daily income for survival.

Actions

Action number 1. Daily wage earners are not able to go…

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Added by Baharul Islam on April 12, 2020 at 12:00am — 2 Comments

Covid-19 Effects on Agriculture, Health and Law in India

Covid-19 Effects on Agriculture, Health and Law in India

Rohit Sharma1, Manpreet Singh2 and Avnish Jolly3

1Assistant Processing Engineer, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab, India

2Extension…

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Added by Avnish Jolly on April 8, 2020 at 10:44am — 3 Comments

A new reality and new opportunities

“Thank you for asking me to join the local community group, it gave me so much”, Zohra tells Ghalia. “I got to know a lot of nice people since I moved to Zeeburgereiland two years ago. I can always say hi to someone when I walk on the street.”, Guus recollects. “I really appreciated a small shelter from the rain on my way to this training”, Oldoez says. The group shared their appreciations with each other.

Last month, a group op neighbours from Zeeburgereiland and IJburg in the…

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Added by iSiZ on April 2, 2020 at 1:30am — 3 Comments

Enjoy - Stay Safe and Well! Community Matters.

Enjoy - Stay Safe and Well! Community Matters

We want a strong, engaged and vibrant neighbourhood where all people feel safe, supported and connected. Unfortunately, like many other communities, in the era of COVID-19 all over the World currently face a drug, food, health and economic challenges that are affecting our community right from the Winnipeg to the World at a large.  Winnipeggers’ are known for the collective teach-in about the realities of life in their society and…

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Added by Avnish Jolly on March 29, 2020 at 7:00am — 1 Comment

Self Assessment in COVID (in Spanish) - Autoevaluacion en COVID (en espanol)

Estamos haciendo nuestra parte para impedir la transmisión del coronavirus?

Qué os parece si haceis este simple ejercicio en familia, mismo a distancia?Vuestras respuestas serán gratamente apreciadas. Cuídense!

Coronavirus: ¡Hagamos nuestra parte!

Para evitar que los más viejos de nosotros mueran prematuramente por el COVID-19, tenemos un papel crucial que desempeñar. ¿Quieres comprobar si estás haciendo tu parte? Date una puntuación por cada práctica y…

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Added by Loli Rey on March 20, 2020 at 10:30pm — 1 Comment

Building Community In A Crisis: The Science of Kindness, Connection and Control

Hi all.

Yesterday I spoke with a Clinical Psychologist who specialises in helping groups of people to thrive under stressful conditions.

Lots of good insights e.g. I had no idea that being kind can boost our immune system. And kindness is contagious!

https://soundcloud.com/user-471889218/building-community-in-a-crisis

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Added by Jake Lloyd on March 18, 2020 at 9:09pm — No Comments

COVID-19 Self Assessment- for Individuals, Communities & doctors and health care workers

Dr. Jean Louis and me have over the past few days developed the COVID-19 Self Assessments for the Individual and Community levels respectively. These are only at a draft stage as they have just been pilot tested.

These Self Assessments (SA) consists of a list of practices: 14 at the personal or individual level and 12 for the resident groups or communities.

The lists of practices is just a suggestion of what we developed and has proved useful to us. We are sure this list of…

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Added by Dr. E. Mohamed Rafique on March 16, 2020 at 6:00pm — 3 Comments

Coronavirus, faisons notre part!

Chers amis de la Constellation

Voici un cadre d'autoévaluation pour stimuler les réponses locales face au coronavirus. Vous voulez bien le tester pour vous mêmes, en famille ou avec n'importe quel groupe? Aussi, ppouvez vous le partager avec vos autorités publiques, afin qu'ils voient le potentiel des réponses locales face à ce nouveau défi? Merci de poster votre expérience ici. Ensemble nous surmonterons le défi posé par le coronavirus!

Added by Jean-Louis Lamboray on March 14, 2020 at 8:08am — 2 Comments

Coronavirus: let us do our part!

Dear Constellation Friends

Attached is a proposed Self Assessment framework for your perusal. Do try it individually, with your family and with other groups. Also, share it with public authorities to get their buy in and support! Do post your experience with it here! Coronavirus_%20let%20us%20do%20our%20part%21.pdf

Added by Jean-Louis Lamboray on March 14, 2020 at 8:01am — 2 Comments

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