Chapter 9

Building the structures for change

As a consequence of engagement, people become involved in all manner of activities. This chapter examines how structures can be put in place to make change more effective and efficient. We identify the role of organisations, networks, social media, plans, legislation, funding mechanisms and so on. The topic is massive so this narrative is really only the tip of the iceberg. However, we also revisit the nature of fractals and some of the latest thinking regarding how, when inspired by a powerful purpose and vision, individuals can respond quickly to build structure around their efforts to make a difference.

Systems and structures for life

Life has always strived to put in place structures that enable ...

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