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A guide to Listening Matters

The essential guide to RE:generate’s Root Solution Listening Matters approach that is at the heart of the Foundations of Organising training. 

RSLM™  or Root Solution – Listening Matters™, is the process for democratic engagement and civic renewal developed by Action to Regenerate Community Trust (reg. charity no. 1078551) over the past 25 years.

It is a community engagement framework, strategy and process which is at the heart of the effective animating and organising of communities, groups and organisations. It has been proven to:

develops trust, respect and relationships
engages local people in conversations that lead to networks and action
supports established and independent organisations and service providers to collaborate with communities in meeting their needs and aspirations.
demonstrates a model of practice that may be utilised by existing and new project partners and communities.

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