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Regional Food Alliance

In order to build a regional food economy and culture, first connect the players from across all sectors, into a partnership around a common 'magnetic attractor' or outcome, such as "Better connect food production and consumption". (Watch the 40sec video)

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Create a lightweight governance model, like the "Constellation Model of Collaborative Social Change", then invite your stewardship group to form. That group defines a strategy that all the partners can understand and participate in, through actions, that organisations cluster around, to achieve specific outcomes.

The assumption is that a radical change in the way food is produced and distributed is required, and nothing short of everyone's involvement will be enough to bring about the scale of change that is needed.


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Thank you everyone, for the comments. I wish I could spend more time responding in detail and looking at other concepts and participating in their discussions. At the moment I am fully tied up, but delighted to see how many ideas this challenge has brought to the table.

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