Maria La Porta is the Lead Organizer of the Community Organizing Onlus, together with his colleague Diego Galli gave two lessons to our student class on community organizing.
Community Organizing is an approach that aims at building communities based on relationships and listening, therefore communities that are able to mobilize and take action not around a pre-established or pre-packaged cause.
It was a pleasure to talk with her about the following topics :
- What community organazing is about.
- What characteristics a Street Coach should have.
Here the complete video of the interview!