Entries by Ireland Hub

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Democratic, Inclusive and Creative Neighbourhoods: event and live podcast on Oct 11

A networking and peer-sharing opportunity for community catalysts and practitioners of creative place making. This dynamic session explored how we apply neighbourhood-based, participatory and incisive processes to community-led housing, and other cooperative initiatives.  The day-long session took place in Cloughjordan, County Tipperary, with Joseph Rathinam, a south Indian community activist. With inputs from Sinead Cullen, […]

Breakdown or Breakthrough?: Catalysing the Wellbeing Economy

This interactive event was the formal launch of the WEAll Ireland Hub – a follow-up to our successful online gathering in June. We heard from leading global visionaries Kate Raworth of Doughnut Economics and Katherine Trebeck of the Wellbeing Economy Alliance. They joined with Jennifer Wallace of the Carnegie UK Trust, core members of the new WEAll Hub for Ireland, the Irish Doughnut Economics Network and other local […]

A short report from our WEAll Hub Ireland Online Welcome Event, June 23 2021

Written by Caroline Whyte, WEAll Ireland Hub High levels of enthusiasm and readiness for change were expressed in the course of this participatory event, with emphasis placed on a need for fundamental economic transformation to bring about greater community empowerment and increase overall societal wellbeing.  The participants – 45-50 – came from many backgrounds with […]