https://youtu.be/u81slU_92BE Video of the monthly meeting of the CLD Movement, with Sylvia's presentation beginning at the 7-minute mark Slide Deck: municipal-school-for-community-led-developmentDownload
July 31, 2019 - Our Learning Working Group organized it's second special learning event of the year. Objective: To build a culture of sharing and learning from failure as well as apply some standardized tools to help along the way. https://youtu.be/n2ARpO9xocQ Recording of the call PDF of slide deckDownload 10:00 am … Continue reading Learning from Failure
July 17, 2019 - Suzanne Cant of World Vision International presented their experience in social accountability via their CVA methodology. https://youtu.be/2pPG4IEmFeQ Recording of the webinar cld-webinar-sa-overview-july-2019Download
Our world is changing from the ground up. Whether a community-owned pub in the UK, participatory budget-making in Spain, a community endowment fund in Zimbabwe, or a post-earthquake bare-foot volunteer programme in Nepal, local communities are finding new ways of deciding things and doing things for themselves.
2019-02-27 Special Learning Event https://youtu.be/k8bb_Q6m04w Full recording This was the first Learning Session organized by the newly-formed CLD Learning Working Group, which evolved from the Locus Learning Working Group. Co-chairs: Matt Lineal (Nuru International) and Sia Nowrojee (3D Program for Girls and Women) Brian Viani, Leadership & Training Strategic Advisor, Nuru International, From ‘Capacity Building’ … Continue reading Capacity Development
Presentation at the October 31, 2018 global meeting of the Movement for Community-led Development presented by Ebele Achor, Interim Global Director Capacity Development at Pact. Presentation in PDF formatDownload https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3N3pYykRZcU
On September 21, 2018 Dr. Vinya Ariyaratne presented an in-depth look at the the philosophy and approach of the Sarvodaya Shramadana Movement of Sri Lanka - a pioneering organizations in community-led development that reaches 15,000 villages - 2/3 of all villages in the country. https://youtu.be/MCBZy1C215k
On our July 2018 call, Kavita Mathew of GlobalGiving India shared the findings from visits to their partner organizations across 18 states of India to assess the degree to which they are community-led.
USAID is undergoing a major transformation under the theme "Journey to Self Reliance." Extensive field experience shows that this journey begins in communities, and that aid strategies should be designed from the community upwards. In the past 50 years, countries as diverse as Korea, Philippines, Brazil and most recently Kenya have achieved broad-based economic growth, … Continue reading The Journey to Self-Reliance starts with Community-led Development
In May 2017, The Hunger Project-Mexico launched the "Municipal School for Community-led Development" in two districts in Mexico (San José Tenango, Oaxaca and Tampamolón Corona, San Luis Potosí) under the project "Hands and voices to work: indigenous community participation in local governance." Eight months into the journey, the team has had the opportunity to discover … Continue reading Mexico launches a School for Community-led Development