Theory of Change Community. As we define it, a Theory of Change defines all building blocks required to bring about a given long-term goal.
This set of connected building blocks–interchangeably referred to as outcomes, results, accomplishments, or preconditions is depicted on a map known as a pathway of change/change framework, which is a graphic representation of the change process. Built around the pathway of change, a Theory of Change describes the types of interventions (a single program or a comprehensive community initiative) that bring about the outcomes depicted in the pathway of a change map. Each outcome in the pathway of change is tied to an intervention, revealing the often complex web of activity that is required to bring about change. A Theory of Change would not be complete without an articulation of the assumptions that stakeholders use to explain the change process represented by the change framework. It differs from any other method of describing initiatives in a few ways:
RESOURCES. Conscious Evolution. CGD. SCIENCE. CHARLES EISENSTEIN. CRISIS. DEVELOPMENT. BUILDING. OPEN SOURCE ECOLOGY. RISK. JEREMY RIFKIN. What is The Free World Charter? What is The Free World Charter?
Let's make everything free The Free World Charter is a statement of principles that has the potential to optimise life on Earth for all species, eradicate poverty and greed, and advance progress. Neither political nor religious, these ten short principles could form the foundation of a new, advanced society that uses no money, is free, fair and sustainable. They are based solely on nature, common sense and survival. The Free World Charter is now widely considered a logical progression out of the failing mechanisms of today's society, and a natural step in our evolution. Why we need it In case you haven't noticed, the world has become a very hostile place. It does not have to be this way. As the predominant species, we humans have failed to acknowledge the great responsibility that comes with our great knowledge and power.
The time has come to make some fundamental changes to our way of life, which has become both unsustainable and unjust. In a word: money. 1. Over 865,200 Gallons of Fracked Oil Spill in ND, Public In Dark For Days Due to Government Shutdown. Global Voices · Citizen media stories from around the world. World Values Survey. Better World... Change the World.
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THE GLOBAL DIALOG. COSMOS. PEOPLE. TIME. MIND. COMMUNICATION. INFO. TECH. Digital-Culture. All Things Connected. Part 1 of FIVE EASY PIECES: On Curation, Content as Experience and Federated Systems #ThinkState - goonth's posterous. Media and Culture Journal. Our World Digitized: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly.