CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from Community resources and is for news and comment in that global or international context.
  • News ‘We needed to get off the grid’: New Orleans’ community-driven response to blackouts, theguardian.com (Nov 16, 2023)
  • News Alter Natives: Deana Wildgoose from the Coalville CAN, on the creativity and joy released when communities take over buildings, The Daily Alternative (Jan 11, 2023)

2022[edit | edit source]

  • News "A floating, multifunctional space for a community": Ecuador's Santay Observatory tests out residence on water, The Daily Alternative (Nov 04, 2022)
  • News ‘It’s a beautiful thing’: how one Paris district rediscovered conviviality, The Guardian (Jul 14, 2022) — It started with an organised ‘bonjour’. Now the ‘republic of good neighbours’ say they want to reclaim the streets
  • News Costa Rica’s Los Higuerones coop is a perfect example of what a CAN looks like - combining economy, relationship and conviviality, The Daily Alternative (Mar 21, 2022)
  • News What do we mean by public luxury? Glorious spaces that people can use and enjoy freely, cutting consumption and increasing connection, The Alternative UK (Jan 28, 2022)

2021[edit | edit source]

Cities should be for experiment - Hamburg putting digitality at the service of citizens, Oct 4[1]

2020[edit | edit source]

Tomorrow Today Streets, Creating essential micro-infrastructure for post Covid 19 neighbourhoods, TessyBritton, May 30[2]

Who can be trusted to develop us? Yes, we the people. But local Trusts have been strengthening communities for decades. Covid-19 shows it's their time, May 10[3]

Canada’s libraries step up to help vulnerable people during pandemic, Apr 22[4]

We don’t need institutes, we need constitutes… and they should live in a Makar House, Pat Kane, Mar 16[5]

2019[edit | edit source]

Allotments - geograph.org.uk Sheffield.jpg

Library of Things is helping UK go zero waste, Nov 29[6]

Cross-sector ‘third spaces’ incubate social, climate solutions, Oct 9[7]

"Play Out Til Tea" is a great Birmingham Impact Hub idea - but their "neighbourhood of the future" is even better, Jul 21[8]

The library of things: could borrowing everything from drills to disco balls cut waste and save money? Apr 24[9]

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Authors Phil Green
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Created February 24, 2021 by Phil Green
Modified June 8, 2023 by Felipe Schenone
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