Over the last six months as the world has locked down and battled with the pandemic, we have heard a lot of talk about the need to “Build Back Better”. I have highlighted elsewhere that “local voluntary WhatsApp and Facebook groups are springing up across our cities and towns. They are linking up with local businesses and community groups so they can provide food and essential items to those in need… The lack of red tape, rules, working directives combined with enthusiasm, motivation and human connection all powered by the internet is making this happen.”
Politicians, business and community leaders have all stated that we can and must build on this outpouring of community spirit. So, the big question becomes, how do we do this? Read more.