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Latest Activities

  • At the Heart of the Matter - stories of welcoming community in Thurrock
    The Thurrock Stronger Together Partnership has released their report on citizen-led stories that have emerged as a consequence of ABCD efforts during 2014-2015.
  • Upcoming ABCD masterclass and conference
    August 17, 19, 25, 26, & 27 Cormac Russell will be in Australia participating in several events.
  • July 30th, Cormac Russell at 'Community Values, what makes Us Us'
    Join Cormac Russell at the upcoming open event of Health & Social Care Voices, in Leeds
  • ABCD Festival 2015 and the launch of Cormac Russell's book
    A review of the ABCD Festival including the launch of Cormac Russell's latest book, "Looking back to Look Forward".
  • Cormac Russell launches his new book at the ABCD Festival
    Cormac Russell's latest book, "Looking back to Look Forward", is available on Amazon kindle; iBooks; Barnes & Noble.
  • ABCD Festival: It’s time to celebrate
    To mark the 20th anniversary of the ABCD Institute, ABCD Europe and partners will be hosting a five-day gathering on 15-19 June 2015. Find out more!
  • Thinking about Assets on Africa Day
    This week, on Monday, May 25 to varying degrees the world celebrated Africa Day. This blog reflects on the harm that the deficit approach visited on the people of Africa in the name of being helpful.
  • ABCD Stewardship Circle begins
    Nurture Development has been commissioned by Barnwood Trust to develop and deliver an ABCD Leadership Programme
  • Our latest webinar
    Watch our latest webinar: Democracy & Citizenship
  • The Huffington Post features ABCD
    John McKnight, Peter Block and Cormac Russell in the HuffingtonPost