2020 — 10 speeches
From Advocacy to Policy - Communities Driving Change
04 – 05 Jun 2007
There are great opportunities to strengthen democracy when community groups are given a greater voice.
Communities in Control 2007 focused on the need for community organisations to become central to the search for policy solutions.
Delegates heard and spoke about the vital role that community groups play in creating and developing new approaches to old and emerging problems, how their wisdom must be listened to, that they must be allowed to advocate.
Reform or Revolution: The UK experience of getting government to work to a community agenda
Anne Dunn, The Hon. Joan Kirner AC, Waleed Aly, John Roskam & Karyn Walsh
The Great Debate: Elected Governments should decide on community priorities because the only place to influence policy is through elections
Jack Mundey AO