Third Session : Practical Steps Toward a New Economic Paradigm

Speaker: Paul Glover

Community-based mutual aid systems, for food, fuel, housing, health and finance are proving practical and efficient worldwide. Making them work requires sound theory combined with, and informed by, continuous daily work among community members. This presentation will review some of the more successful programs, both famous and obscure, especially those which transfer significant power to the poor. Principles for effective management will be specified.