Our sense is that creating a space for practitioners to come together to collaborate and cross-fertilize around various themes is a good next step. This is based on what we have learned from the more than 100 incredibly rich exploratory conversations we have had across Scotland, England and internationally.
We are calling this collaborative space: ‘communities of practice’.
There is an evolving body of wisdom around how to best form and collaborate as communities of practice, which we intend to drink deeply from and help inform. And for now we are beginning to explore the usefulness of thematic and place-based communities of practice that seek to:
By supporting cross-fertilization and collaboration across a range of thematic communities of practice we hope to harness the wellspring of transformative potential that tends to flow when a commitment to compassionate solidarity, collaboration and radical inclusivity are placed centre stage. In our experience this is the stuff that transforms Love into action.
You can find out more about the themes we are exploring and seeding communities of practice around here [link to themes].