WORKSHOP: Working with Communities Facing Closure Workshop
|Working with Communities Facing Closure Workshop : Workshop held prior to the Mine Closure Conference
Community engagement or community enragement?
Good community engagement is the cornerstone of collaborative planning and a key feature of successful transformation and regeneration initiatives, yet community consultations can often be more confrontational than conversational. Recognising that the way in which we approach the conversation around post-mining legacies can set the tone and scope of the entire closure programme. Successful community engagement doesn’t make assumptions about its audience; instead, it ensures that everyone
participates in some way, not necessarily the same way. Community-led initiatives across the world are developing techniques and approaches that can provide useful insights when planning for post-mining outcomes.
Join the Post-Mining Alliance in a one day workshop to explore learning from within and outside the sector about how we can hold better conversations with local communities about the future.
Caroline Digby, Georgina Pearman and Juliet Rose, Eden Project, Post Mining Alliance, UK
Sofitel Brisbane Central Hotel, Brisbane, Australia
Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Irene Neskudla
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: 08 6488 3300
Sun, 23 Sep 2012 08:00
Sun, 23 Sep 2012 17:00
RSVP is required.
Matylda Thomas <[email protected]>
Thu, 21 Jun 2012 15:11
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