The Community Wealth Building Centre of Excellence

Our economy is failing to work for everyone.

Many people and places are struggling.

There is a solution.

Community wealth building is a people-centred approach to local economic development. It reorganises local economies to be fairer. It stops wealth flowing out of our communities, towns and cities. Instead, it places control of this wealth into the hands of local people, communities, businesses and organisations.

To enable more people to transform and take control of their local economies, CLES has established the Community Wealth Building Centre of Excellence.

What is community
wealth building?

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Community wealth
building in practice

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About the Centre of Excellence

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