Europe is officially in an economic crisis. Some speak of a crisis of the system and the more optimistic thinkers speak of transition. That society is changing is clear to everyone. Many secure and established structures appear suddenly to be not that secure and established. Look at the banks, jobs and social services. Civil society is also changing. It is no longer the realm of institutionalized organisations but knows many more fluid organisational forms. What the crisis is going to deliver and how the transition will take place exactly will remain a question for everyone. The same applies to the way governments, institutions and civil society organizations relate to the “energetic society ‘(Hajer, 2011). This article contains some tentative suggestions for organizations that support and strengthen networks of people, groups and organizations.
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