Read out at the 6th Barcelona International Conference on Higher Education (6th GUNi Conference) on May 15 2013, this statement is the product of a global dialogue and discussion process hosted by the Living Knowledge Network. It wants to be understood as a means to facilitate the embedding of Social Responsibility and Community Based Research into the Research and Higher Education System.

Groups of university and community networks have been coming together since 2010 to share information and call for further action to enhance community-university engagement. These discussions have been framed as 'Big Tent' dialogues and it is an innitiative of the Big Tent Group of International networks which includes:
- Global University Network for Innovation (GUNi),
- Global Alliance on Community Engaged Research (GACER),
- Participatory Research in Asia (PRIA),
- Living Knowledge Network,
- PASCAL International Observatory,
- Talloires Network,
- Community Network for Research Equity & Impact,
- Action Research Network of the Americas (ARNA),
- Asia Pacific University Community Engagement Network (APUCEN),
- Centro Boliviano de Estudios Multidisciplinarios (CEBEM),
- Community Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH),
- Service Learning Asia Network (SLAN), and
- The South African Research Chairs Initiative in Development Education- UNISA

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