Tag Archives: Training

Introducing ABCD in a workshop

At a recent workshop, we asked participants to read a story about an elderly Aboriginal woman living in a little camp with her dogs on the edge of town (Sanders 2011, p.9). After reading the story we invited them to … Continue reading

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Environment action training for youth

There are two events that might interest Newcastle youth involved in working towards sustainability. The Australian Youth Climate Coalition is running a climate change and sustainability leadership-training day in Newcastle. This free event aims to educate, inspire and empower young … Continue reading

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Social Leadership Development Program

The Centre for Civil Society is offering a Social Leadership Develop Program. This is a twelve month program for people in communities around Australia who want to develop and exercise social leadership, that is, leadership in strengthening society and in … Continue reading

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Green Steps

Green Steps is a program of the Monash Sustainability Institute providing practical, action based training on sustainability. They have two main training programs Green Steps (students) and Green Steps @ Work. Green Steps (students) is coming to Newcastle Uni in … Continue reading

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Workshops

Dee (a colleague) and I are currently doing some workshops on the strengths perspective and asset based community development (ABCD) for a national organisation. Dee’s doing 14 workshops and I’m assisting with 6 of them. (She gets to go to … Continue reading

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