How can we facilitate a collective identity to help communities thrive?
Jane Jacobs said that cities work for people when they are designed by people. We've begun to explore this through direct community engagement and through a series of workshops with students at Langdon Park secondary school in Poplar, east London. We're examining how people perceive their neighbourhood, what they imagine their role is in shaping that place and their capacity to actively inspire the change that they imagine.
In England, 19,093 evictions were by social landlords, such as housing associations, while 5,919 were by private landlords.
We're essentially operating in the realm of social capital - the coffers of our relationships. Read more >>