ABCD in Action is your community - a place where we can learn from each other about how to apply the principles and practices of Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD).
"Building on the skills of local residents, the power of local associations, and the supportive functions of local institutions, asset-based community development draws upon existing community strengths to build stronger, more sustainable communities for the future.” ~http://www.abcdinstitute.org
Many of us have long used conversation circles to create inclusive environments, especially in the public sphere. I am wondering if anyone in the ABCD network has used a talking piece, often used in restorative justice contexts, to create a space…Continue
HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OF YOU HERE AT ABCD IN ACTIONI wish in January to start a tiny voluntary Project in Luxor Egypt to get a clean city in the West Bank and involve the local business community, local volunteers and associations in the area, so we…Continue
Hi Gang,I'm going to hold an event after school as part of a consultation with local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and I'm trying to find good strengths based activities that are fun but also get the information I need. We are going…Continue
Hello ABCD Fellows,|I've got a question about Asset Maps. Once you've completed an asset mapping exercise how do you share that with the community?Do you use any specific online tools? We've used google maps but the updates have made this a little…Continue