VLGA Addressing Systemic Barriers to Councils’ Community Engagement


18:00PM Thursday 19th September 2019

Pitcher Partners Level 13, 664 Collins St, Docklands, VIC 3068 Australia
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Join the VLGA and forum partners Pitcher Partners and the Ethnic Communities' Council of Victoria (ECCV) for our Leading the Agenda forum for September:

Addressing Systemic Barriers to Councils' Community Engagement

A panel discussion with a particular focus on how councils can better engage 'hard to reach' communities in their consultation practices.

Moderated by Ross Barnett - Multicultural & Aboriginal Strategic Planner at the City of Whittlesea, the panel includes:

  • Mehak Sheikh - Founder, U-Learn Life Skills & Emotional Intelligence Workshops
  • Sheena Watt - Executive Manager, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Policy Programs, AFL SportsReady
  • Lilian Topic - Secretary, Legal & Social Issues Committee, Parliament of Victoria

A light supper will be provided

VLGA Members - Free
Non-Members - $55
Students & Community Groups $15

Registrations are essential (via the VLGA website): https://www.vlga.org.au/%2Fcivicrm%2Fevent%2Finfo%3Fid%3D26%26reset%3D1


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