Tuesday, 30 April 2013
Please do join us today for an early digitallunch with a group of young people drawn from five or six different countries... The YouTube page will go live at or just after 11am:
The event is organised for and on behalf of Youthbank, a great organisation centred and driven by in Belfast (at the Community Foundation for Northern Ireland) and now operating in a wide range of countries overseas..
Those of you familiar with #DigitalLunch will know the format. It's a short LIVE event to launch a new network promoting youth-led grant-making. A circle of young grant-makers from various countries will help us launch YB International on a live stream YouTube event.
Friday, 22 March 2013
Mick talks with +Sophie O'Neill of Worcestershire Council Council... on how and why they ended up making this great music video on the major problem of pot holes in the county's roads...
Friday, 8 March 2013
Friday, 1 March 2013
Friday, 15 February 2013
Today's 'lunch' was with +Peter Dornan, +Paul Roberts and +Glenn Jordan... Highlights include...
- "As community leaders it is part of our strategy to invite the private sector to stitch our area together.."
- "It is about trying to change people's aspirations..."
- Labour tried to eradicate in twenty years and instead it is worse than ever...
- The importance of getting FabLabs out in the community...
- "Hellooo Daddy..."
- Challenges are really severe, 81% of cuts coming to Northern Ireland have not been implemented yet
- "There is no future for us that relies purely on economic growth..."