Creating shared foresight infrastructure for funders and civil society organisations

Now is a good time to think about how we think about the future

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The Civil Society Observatory Discovery Report


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Norman Rockwell, “The Party Line” (1919)


A slide from the first session: It’s all about power


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What we wanted to achieve

The aim of the programme was to see if we could inspire a group of dynamic community leaders in Greater Manchester…


The Project

Work with Rachel to hire our first member of staff — our Operations Manager

Rachel Coldicutt

Feminist. Responsible technologist. Reading and writing on equality, automation and climate crisis. On sabbatical-ish. Formerly @doteveryone .

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