The power of local knowledge

The power of local knowledge

Presenter: Ron Dwyer-Voss


  • Community Development Practitioners
  • Social Planning Practitioners
  • Recreation Practitioners
  • NGO and Government Workers
  • Community Service Providers
  • Community Groups
  • Businesses

Ron Dwyer-Voss, international expert on community development, community engagement, and non-profit governance and management, will lead an interactive workshop about ‘The power of local knowledge - measuring impact and telling our story’. Ron teaches Community Leaders and Community Development Practitioners how to effectively and meaningfully measure community development efforts in ways that leverage local community power and inspire future action.

  • Demonstrating the impact of Community Development work
  • Planning to Evaluate - Tools and methods for effective evaluation
  • Telling the Story - qualitative and quantitative data
  • Using evaluation to engage and empower community residents, influence decision makers and leverage support and funding
  • The role of Business and Community action and how to overcome challenges and capitalise on opportunities that impact on the whole of the community.

Date: Tuesday 13 November 2018, 10am - 2pm

Venue: City of Armadale Function Foom

Cost: Free for attendees who live and work in the City of Armadale. Cost (to be advised) per person for external participants. Tickets go on sale late September 2018.

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