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Jason MacLeod & Catherine Byrne 2013 > What happens when a local council-funded community engagement and development process ends up being actively opposed by a local councillor? What is the role for community development practitioners and community devel
Sam La Rocca (2004) Honours thesis, Australian School of Environmental Studies, Griffith University, Brisbane
A 7-part framework for organisers working in coalitions [more available online from http://www.communityunionism.org]
A brainstorming exercise to develop a recruitment plan.
Amanda Tattersall’s matrix contrasting ad hoc, support, mutual-support and deep coalitions according to six criteria.
An activity to develop a shared understanding of different levels of participation and the ways people might develop themselves and embark on an “activist journey”.
Everyone knows the principle behind collective organising is that when people work together they are stronger than those working alone. But this principle also applies to organisations. Coalitions between unions and community organisations are not new.
Here’s a challenging exercise for practicing making decisions and communication, and deepen a group’s capacity to work more effectively together.