Issue - meetings

CLES - Community Wealth Building

Meeting: 15/08/2023 - Bute and Cowal Community Planning Group (Item 7)


Presentation by CLES




The Group gave consideration to a presentation on Community Wealth Building from Charlie Murphy from CLES (Centre for Local Economic Strategies). Charlie highlighted that the CLES mission is to develop local economies which work for people, planet and place and that it is the lead organisation for Community Wealth Building in the UK.


Charlie advised the Group that CLES have been commissioned by the TSI on behalf of the CPP to conduct research on Community Wealth Building in Argyll and Bute.


It was highlighted that CLES would be running a workshop in Dunoon on the 5th September exploring Community Wealth Building in Argyll and Bute.




The Bute and Cowal Area Community Planning Group considered and noted the information provided.


(Reference: Presentation by Researcher, Centre for Local Economic Strategies)