Adaptive Positive Deviance

Adaptive Positive Deviance (APD) focuses on enabling communities and organizations to discover their collective wisdom through inquiry, small experiments and actions for change.  APD is led by the people in the community who are most directly influenced by existing challenges and emerging opportunities.

Unexpected Gifts: Solve Tough Problems with Adaptive Positive Deviance, combines insights from complexity science theory, an understanding of how human systems operate and practical examples of how APD has been applied in multiple fields.

Seeking new opportunities to share the power of Adaptive Positive Deviance (APD).

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We will be updating this page continually as our curators link relevant resources and we schedule new programs and learning workshops.

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