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"Pressure Cooker" : living in the south east growth corridor : Cranbourne and district community audit report. /

by People Together Project.

Publisher: [North Carlton, Vic.] People Together Project [1997]Description: 91 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A commitment to urban Australia /

by Norman, Barbara | Australian Fabian Society.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. The Australian Fabian Society 2006Description: PDF.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A good practice guide for practitioners : supporting community and social enterprise in deprived communities /

by Cox, Ed | Institute for Public Policy Research | Viitanen, Jenni.

Publisher: Brinnington, Stockport, England Institute for Public Policy Research 2010Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: December 2010 Bibliography : p. 35-36Summary: In Spring 2010, ippr north carried out new research exploring the critical success factors for community and social enterprise in deprived communities in the North West of England This Good Practice Guide summarises the findings and recommendations of research in a format aimed at practitioners, particularly those working in local authorities. It is not intended to be a comprehensive guide but simply seeks to set out material gathered through the research in a more accessible format. It is divided into five sections, each addressing a specific issue or concern, and is interspersed with case study examples of some of the best community and social enterprises in the North West Region of England.Availability: (1)

Actions for community strengthening with local government . /

by Considine, Mark.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Department for Victorian Communities 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.communitybuilding.vic.gov.au/cms/items/2005/06/00549-upload-00001.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:28:26 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Addressing the social determinants of health : the urban dimension and the role of local government /

by Grady, Mike (ed.) | World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe | Peter Goldblatt (ed.).

Publisher: Copenhagen World Health Organization 2012Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: This report summarizes the evidence on the social determinants of health and the built environment with special reference to the role of local government across countries in the WHO European Region. It draws on the findings of the global Commission on Social Determinants of Health and the European review of social determinants of health and the health divide. Through its leadership, local government has a significant role to play in working across sectors and with civil society partners to support and accelerate action to address the social determinants of health and the causes of health inequalities. The evidence presented here provides the background to the complementary report Healthy cities tackle the social determinants of inequities in health: a framework for action.Availability: (1)

Australia's future cities /

by Carr, Kim | Australian Fabian Society.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. The Australian Fabian Society 2006Description: Text.Notes: URL: 'http://www.fabian.org.au/1059.asp' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:27:41 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Being a good senior manager in Indigenous community governance : working with public purpose and private benefit /

by Sanders, Will.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research. Australian National University 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.anu.edu.au/caepr/Publications/DP/2006_DP280.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:25:07 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Boarding and Rooming House /

by Council to Homeless Persons.

Publisher: Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Building new communities /

by Victoria. Parliament. Outer Suburban/Interface Services and evelopment Committee.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Parliament of Victoria 2006Description: xxxiv, 316 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Inquiry into building new communities : final report -- cover.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Carbon use in poor Victorian households by local government area

by Unkles, Bill | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Stanley, Janet.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2008Description: 5 p. : maps + appendices.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 5) April 2008Summary: As the imposition of a carbon price is planned in Australia to encourage movement away from carbon-based energy, this mapping exercise illustrates the uneven pattern of carbon use by poor households across Melbourne and across Victoria. The pattern is largely related to transport and urban planning issues. The findings point to the need for policies which will offset the regressive impact of a carbon price, to ensure that disadvantaged households are not unfairly penalised.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Citizen involvement in local governance /

by Foot, Jane | Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Publisher: York, U.K. Joseph Rowntree Foundation 2009Description: PDF.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

City of Yarra : local gvernment services. /

by City of Yarra.

Publisher: 06/11/2003 15:38:29http://yarracity.vic.gov.au/ 2003Notes: Description based on contents viewed : 06/11/2003 Mode of access : WORLD WIDE WEB ONLINE RESOURCESummary: Yarra is an inner-city area located within metropolitan Melbourne (Victoria, Australia). World famous for vibrant cafes, innovative art, free festivals and warehouse shopping. Council-run website includes local government services: waste management; road maintenance... Helps people get involved in future neighbourhood developments. Includes transaction capabilities.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Climate change : what are local governments liable for? /

by England, Philippa.

Publisher: Brisbane, Qld. Griffith University. Urban Research Program 2006Description: PDF.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Climate change adaptation actions for local government /

by Australia. Department of Climate Change.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australia. Department of Climate Change 2009Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Report by SMEC Australia. Bibliography: p. 59-62Summary: "The primary objective of this report is to identify climate change adaptation actions that are applicable to Australia s climatic conditions and climate impact risks as currently predicted (using the Climate Change in Australia Technical Report 2007) and that can be implemented by Australian local governments."Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community and local governance in Australia /

by Smyth, Paul (ed.) | Reddel, Tim (ed.) | Jones, Andrew (ed.).

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. UNSW Press 2005Description: xii, 266 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: Part I An international perspective 1. International perspectives and policy issues / Mike Geddes -- Part II Community and social inclusion 2. Associational governance in Queensland / Paul Smyth, Tim Reddel and Andrew Jones -- 3. Designing public policy after neo-liberalism? / John Wiseman -- 4. Shifting urban governance in Australia / Suzanne Lawson and Brendan Gleeson -- 5. 'Community' and social inclusion / Susan Goodwin -- 6. Rethinking Aboriginal community governance / David Martin -- Part III The economy, new regionalism and community 7. Regional development policy and social inclusion / Al Rainnie -- 8. Building community economies in marginalised areas / Katherine Gibson and Jenny Cameron -- 9. A case study in the new regionalism / Rodin Genoff -- Part IV Local governance and community building 10. Local social governance and citizen engagement / Tim Reddel -- 11. Mapping the normative underpinnings of local governance / Mark Considine and Jenny Lewis -- 12. Localisation in contemporary public management / Michael Hess and David Adams -- 13. Social exclusion as a new framework for measuring poverty / Peter Saunders.Summary: This book offers an overview of place-based policy making in Australia, set in a broader international context. While, part 1 surveys the British and European experience; parts 2,3 and 4 focus on social policy, economic policy and governance respectively with emphasis on efforts in Victoria and Queensland to increase social inclusion and build community capacity.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community consultation and the ‘Hard to Reach’ : Nillumbik Shire Council case study report : council plan and strategic resource plan 2005-06. /

by Brackertz, Nicola | Meredyth, Denise.

Publisher: Hawthorn, Vic. Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology 2007Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: INTO AND OUT OF WORK SCHOOL TO WORKAvailability: (1)

Community consultation and the Hard to Reach : City of Maribyrnong case study report : delivered meals consultation. /

by Brackertz, Nicola.

Publisher: Hawthorn, Vic. Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology 2007Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community consultation and the Hard to Reach : City of Melbourne case study report : Southbank Boulevard Linear Park consultation. /

by Zwart, Ivan.

Publisher: Hawthorn, Vic. Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology 2007Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community consultation and the Hard to Reach : concepts and practice in Victorian Local Government : main report. /

by Brackertz, Nicola | Zwart, Ivan | Meredyth, Denise | Ralston, Liss.

Publisher: Hawthorn, Vic. Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology 2006Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community governance, community leadership and the new local government. /

by Clarke, Michael | Stewart, John.

Publisher: York, U.K. York Publishing Services for Joseph Rowntree Foundation 1998Description: 29 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references Chair: Senator Rosemary Crowley missing 2006Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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