Who we are
Localise West Midlands promotes local supply chains, money flow, ownership and decision-making for a more just and sustainable economy. We are a thinktank, campaign group and consultancy.
What we do
See our Timeline for a picture of we have done over the last ten years alongside what’s been happening in the world around us.
Or our Activities page for links to different LWM projects & activities.
Our Consultancy page outlines how we can help others to maximise their local benefit and their sustainability.
Major LWM Themes
Mainstreaming Community Economic Development – researching how localisation approaches deliver inclusion, redistribution and local diversity benefits, and how these benefits can be maximised in how we deliver mainstream economic development
Energy – producing it, saving it and owning it locally: – working on energy efficiency retrofitting and community energy – including the original business plan for Birmingham Energy Savers.