Eco-friendly communities is a partnership project between the NSW Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC) and the Local Community Services Association (LCSA), the peak body representing 300 Neighbourhood and Community Centres in NSW. Meg was employed as project officer to develop and implement this project.
The project uses a community development model which is flexible and democratic to support communities to undertake local projects to promote sustainability. The project has tested several approaches which are central to a community development model:
Project activities are:
This project has been independently evaluated and has received on-going funding download evaluation report here
A copy of the kit produced for this project can be downloaded here
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