Participation in a big, new co-op

I recently attended an event organised by Co-ops and Mutuals Wales (http://www.cooperatives-wales.coop/) at the wonderful Baptist Tabernacle Chapel in the Hayes, Cardiff. It brought together people from the co-operative, community development and adult learning fields to explore issues of citizen and member participation. It was great to hear how much common ground there is across …

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The Elephant in Our Care System

Any time now the Welsh Government is going to publish its strategic plan for health and social care. They rightly deferred the task until they’d had time to reflect on the recent Welsh Parliamentary Review, and on the responses submitted.  Before the ink dries on the new plan, I’d like to float an important idea …

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