Welcome

In this era of increasingly complex problems and shrinking resources, can we find meaningful and enduring solutions to the challenges we face today as individuals, communities and nations?

Welcome to Cultivate's Community Resilience Site. As well as bringing together ideas and learning resources for community resilience, these pages will facilitate a collaborative enquiry into how we might cope with the challenges we face today and make the transition to a world that works.

This is a Cultivate learning resource.

Global Citizen Blog

Soil Matters – GROWING HEALTH AND WELLBEING

By Davie Philip – Published in Positive Life www.positivelife.ie/  Spring Issue 2017 In the ground beneath our feet, out of sight and out of mind, microscopic communities of bacteria, fungi, protozoa and nematodes are working away providing vital functions that our lives depend on. The health of the soil therefore is key to the health of […]




‘Transformation’

By Davie Philip – Published in Positive Life www.positivelife.ie/  Winter Issue 2015 “What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the rest of the world calls a butterfly.”  Lao Tzu In this Good Life 2.0 column I have been exploring how we might become more effective change makers and play a part in the transition […]




Positive Disruption

By Davie Philip – Published in Positive Life www.positivelife.ie/  Winter Issue 2016 The climate is rapidly changing, but we are very slow to. The disruption we face as the world heats up will be hugely challenging, however it will also be an opportunity to accelerate a transition to a future that is more meaningful, decentralised, local […]