Encourage Civil Discourse with Speak Your Peace

This solution addresses Civil discourse helps people share and listen in Duluth, MN & Superior, WI for The entire community.

  • Speak your peace

Problem Description

By bringing a set of nine principles for civil discourse to the attention of people, organizations, elected leaders and others, the atmosphere of public discussion about community issues and challenges can be improved.

Story

Over 30 communities have successfully used the Speak Your Peace principles.

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  • Speak your peace

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Contributed By

  • Rob Karawath, Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation

Solution Stage

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STAGE SPECIALIST SKILLS REQUIRED EXAMPLE ACTIVITIES RISK LEVEL AND HANDLING FINANCE REQUIRED KINDS OF EVIDENCE GENERATED GOAL
Changing systems7
Strong leadership and management, and identification and traning of new leaders and teams
  • Building networks
  • Calibrating markets
  • Changing behaviour
  • Changing laws and regulations
  • Understanding interaction of technologies
  • Map potential unintended effects
VARIED
  • Multiple financial systems requiring potential rewiring
  • Possible outcome-based funding
HIGH
New definitions of and measures for efficiency and impact are created
A transformation in the way we do things
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