NALC Annual Conference 2022 – Empowering Communities
- America Square Conference Centre, London, EC3N 2LB
Preston City Council is ready to launch the next phase, Community Wealth Building 2.0: Leading Resilience and Recovery in Preston, and wants to share that story with you.
Their headline statements include renewing our commitment to local procurement to benefit employment and training opportunities and community development.
They will focus too on a more democratic economy through employee ownership, co-operative ventures, decent and fair employment, and developing local investment opportunities through regional co-operative banking. And will work with others, public sector partners, to harness the ‘power of place’, in part through increased use of the City’s assets for increased social and environmental benefit.
The threads running through all this is operating to the priorities which will help develop a more resilient Preston to aid a swifter recovery from the effects of Covid-19, and ensuring climate resilience.
The event will feature interviews and conversations with local, national and international figures. Speakers include: