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2012 News & Events (View 2012 News & Events only)
Indonesia PartnershipAustralian Local Governments Invited to Play a Role in Reform in Indonesia
DEC 2012 |  Local Government Managers Australia (LGMA) and the UTS: Centre for Local Government will implement the Australia Indonesia Partnership for Local Government Planning and Budgeting in 2013, to assist local government practitioners in Indonesia improve accountability and systems to deliver services such as health, education, social welfare and sanitation. read more>
New Director AppointedNew UTS:CLG - ACELG Director Appointed
DEC 2012 |  Professor Attila Brungs, Deputy Vice­ÔÇÉChancellor (Research), University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) and the Hon Margaret Reynolds, Chairperson of ACELG, today announced the appointment of Roberta Ryan as the new director of the UTS: Centre for Local Government and Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government. read more>
IPR Paper Released Integrated Planning and Reporting Paper Released
DEC 2012 | Through its Integrated Planning Capacity Building Program, the UTS: Centre for Local Government provided varying levels of assistance to 14 councils in metropolitan Sydney and regional centres and rural localities throughout NSW. This most recent addition to the newly named UTS: Local Government Papers Series documents learning and experience of supporting these councils in implementing Integrated Planning and Reporting in their organisations and outlines implications for practitioners and policy makers alike. read more>
Advancing Leadership RoundtableAdvancing Leadership Roundtable
DEC 2012 | The inaugural ACELG Advancing Leadership roundtable was held in Melbourne on November 28th attended by representatives from local government councils, associations and universities from around Australia. read more>
Local and Regional Planning Forum'Local and Regional Planning in NSW: Towards an Integrated Approach'
DEC 2012 | The second of the CLG:SGS Insight Series was held on Wednesday 14th November 2012. The topic was Local and Regional Planning in NSW: Towards an Integrated Approach. read more>
UTS:CLG Stakeholder ForumUTS: CLG Stakeholder Forum: Fresh Perspectives for a Third Decade
NOV 2012 | As UTS: CLG enters its third decade of operation, the Centre took the opportunity to invite stakeholders to the 'UTS: CLG Stakeholder Forum: Fresh Perspectives for a Third Decade' held at UTS last week. The forum aimed to highlight the pivotal role stakeholders play in setting the strategic direction for the Centre, and to exchange ideas on how the Centre can continue to work with stakeholders on joint initiatives and collaborative approaches.  read more>
eLearningExchangeLocal Government eLearning Exchange
NOV 2012 | The  Local Government eLearning Exchange (formerly 'eLearning Portal') is an online platform for local government training providers, council staff and practitioners to share their ideas, experiences and resources on eLearning.  The relaunched website provides an overview of tools and techniques, design considerations and challenges, a regularly updated list of local government e-learning programs and inititatives, and links to useful resources.  Link to Website>
Local Government LeadershipStudents Complete Graduate Certificate in Local Government Leadership in NT
NOV 2012 | Participants who completed the requirements of the first cohort of Graduate Certificate in Local Government Leadership students were acknowledged at the recent Local Government Association Northern Territory Conference (LGANT) on 8/9 November 2012. Penny Finlay, UTS: CLG’s representative and lecturer in Community Leadership, presented the framework of Local Government Leadership used in the course and congratulated the students on their hard work and focus throughout the year. read more>
Metropolitan Governance'Metropolitan Governance: Improving the Strategic Capacity of Australia's Cities' Report Released
NOV 2012 | SGS Economics and Planning in partnership with the UTS: Centre for Local Government (UTS:CLG) and the New South Wales Business Chamber held a roundtable discussion on how to improve metropolitan governance as a means to strengthening our cities’ strategic capacity. The report from the event captures some of the key themes and critical issues that were identified and highlights areas for further consideration. read more »
Workforce Planning WorkshopsWorkforce Planning Workshops held in WA 
OCT 2012 | Workforce planning is the focus of a series of training workshops held in WA to enable local governments to meet the requirements of the new Integrated Planning Framework. In partnership with ACELG and the Department for Local Government in WA, the UTS: Centre for Local Government has designed a two day workshop to strengthen local governments’ ability to carry out workforce planning. read more »
UTS:CLG Annual ReportUTS: CLG Annual Report 2010/2011
SEP 2012 | The UTS: CLG Annual Report provides a snapshot of key activities and achievements for 2010 and 2011.

Click here to view the Annual Report. Previous annual reports can be accessed in the About Us section of the website.

WA Workforce PlanningCommunity Leadership Workshop in Alice Springs
SEP 2012 | Students of the Graduate Certificate in Local Government Leadership met in Alice Springs on September 4th for a Community Leadership workshop hosted by Alice Springs Town Council and facilitated by UTS:CLG’s Penny Finlay. Participants from Darwin, Adelaide River, Tennant Creek and Alice Springs attended and presented their projects on subjects ranging from councils engaging with the community on recycling to Indigenous workplace training to planning for Anzac Day commemorations. read more »
WA Workforce Planning2012 CLAIR Forum
AUG 2012 | The Japan Local Government Centre (CLAIR), in collaboration with UTS:CLG, ACELG, and OSIPP (Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaska University) held the 2012 CLAIR Forum at UTS on 17th August. The forum aimed to share recent experiences in both Japan and Australia on the topic, ‘Improving local government efficiency and performance’ and featured speakers from both countries. read more »
WA Workforce PlanningWA Workforce Planning - Capacity Building Workshops
AUG 2012 | The Hon John Castrilli MLA, Minister for Local Government in Western Australia, encouraged 120 senior local government representatives at a forum in Perth earlier this week to attend the upcoming Workforce Planning: Capacity Building workshops to be delivered in partnership with ACELG. The Centre's Assistant Director, Sarah Artist was invited to speak at the forum, conducted by the the Western Australia Department of Local Government. read more »
Commonwealth Journal of Local GovernmentIssue 10 - Commonwealth Journal of Local Governance 
AUG 2012 | From local government and local development in Jamaica to governing carbon mitigation in South Australia and lots in between the latest Issue of the Commonwealth Journal of Local Governance makes compelling reading about particular aspects of local government in the Commonwealth today. To view this July issue please follow this link.
Study of Service DeliveryStudy of Service Delivery Reviews in Australian Local Government
AUG 2012 | This paper assesses the level of maturity of formal service review processes used in a variety of councils and the outcomes achieved, and makes recommendations on how such processes can be supported and enhanced in the futureread more »
Director Position AdvertisedDirector Position Advertised
AUG 2012 | The Centre's Director, Professor Graham Sansom, has advised UTS that he will be retiring at the end of 2012. CLG is therefore seeking a new Director to provide strategic leadership and direction to the Centre. Applications for the position are now closedread more »
Seoul Metropolitan Government Study TourLeadership Style Presentation - Over 6000 Views
JUL 2012 | With over 6000 views and counting this year, Professor Graham Sansom's presentation on Leadership Style proves to be one of the Centre's most popular and continually sought-after resource since its publication four years agoread more »
2012 LGMA Finals2012 LGMA Management Challenge - Australasian Finals
JUN 2012 | Finalists from the regional LGMA Management Challenges across Australia and New Zealand came together in Melbourne last week to compete in the national 2012 LGMA Management Challenge final. The eight teams completed several tasks including themes such as place-based leadership, workforce attraction and retention, and council innovationread more »
Team Building and LeadershipParticipants Complete New 'Team Building and Leadership' Subject
JUN 2012 | Participants from LGMA Management Challenge council teams across NSW and from the NT have completed the first year of the new Team Building and Leadership subject. The subject is a part of ACELG’s Advancing Leadership initiative, and can count towards the Graduate Certificate in Local Government Leadershipread more »
Low Carbon Futures'Low Carbon Futures: Opportunities for Local Government' Seminar
JUN 2012 |  Co-hosted by CLG and ACELG, this event featured a seminar presentation by Tony Jackson, Honorary Research Fellow, University of Dundee, Scotland on the theme Towards Low Carbon Futures: Lessons from Councils in Scotland and the USA. read more »
Seoul Metropolitan Government Study TourCentre Hosts Seoul Metropolitan Government Officials for Second Year Running
JUN 2012 | The Centre was pleased to welcome 19 officials from Seoul Metropolitan Government this week for the second year running as part of a study tour that commenced in Sydney this week. read more »
Metropolitan Governance ForumMetropolitan Governance Roundtable Forum
JUN 2012 | On June 7, representatives from a wide range of federal, state, and local government, business and from universities came together to grapple with the challenges of strengthening the metropolitan governance with a particular focus on Sydney. read more »
Workforce Planning and DevelopmentIssues Paper 4 - Workforce Planning and Development: Capacity Building Opportunities
JUN 2012 | This report presents the results of an initial review of the need for training in workforce planning and development. This paper includes a survey of different training courses and resources available to councils, and outlines some key elements which might form part of any programme on workforce planning and development.read more »
LG Workforce ForumNational Workforce Forum - Issues Papers Released for Discussion
APR 2012 | The 2012 National Workforce Development Forum was  presented with four new Issues papers in the Learning in Local Government series which review sector priorities and suggest some ways forward. read more »
LGMA Management Challenge2012 LGMA Management Challenge
MAY 2012 | The 2012 LGMA Management Challenge has commenced and 111 council teams from across Australia and New Zealand will be coming together to participate in this annual development program.read more »
Review of NSW CouncilsCentre Director to Head Review of NSW Councils
MAR 2011 | Centre Director, Professor Graham Sansom has been named as the Chair of a newly-established Local Government Review Panel that will examine the financial sustainability, governance structures and boundaries of local government. read more »
Team Building and LeadershipTeam Building and Leadership Program
FEB 2012 | The Team Building and Leadership program is designed for local government professionals who are participating in the LGMA Management Challenge as a team member or mentor. read more »
2011 News & Events (View 2011 News & Events only)
Centre Celebrates 20 Years! UTS: Centre for Local Government Celebrates 20 Years!
DEC 2011 | "The Centre has been a remarkable success story: over two decades it has built on the work of its founders to play a leading role across Australia and internationally. This year we will celebrate that success and honour those who made it happen." - Prof Graham Sansom, Director
Grad Paper SeriesCLG Graduate Paper Series
DEC 2011 | The Centre for Local Government's Graduate Papers present high-quality pieces of research and reflection produced by our students during the course of their studies here at the Centre. read more »
Analysis of Sector Consultations and PerspectivesAn Analysis of Sector Consultations and Perspectives -Learning in Local Government
DEC 2011 | This paper provides observations about the experiences and aspirations of participants in the Learning in Local Government online survey and associated consultations. read more » 
LGMA Management ChallengeTake the Challenge to a Uni Degree
NOV 2011 | 
The strategic partnership between the Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government (ACELG) and Local government Managers Australia (LGMA) has been further enhanced with ACELG's continued support of the 2012 Management Challenge. read more » 
Centre Courses Across the StatesCentre Courses Across the States 
NOV 2011 | UTS Centre for Local Government courses are currently being offered in five states across Australia. Planning in Bushfire-Prone Areas has run in both Victoria and Tasmania this year, and the Leadership in Local Government course will be offered in Alice Springs in December. New Perspectives in Local Government Leadership is also scheduled to run in Perth early next year. read more » 
BEF Case StudiesCLAIR Forum - Ageing Society and Local Government 
NOV 2011 | The Centre was pleased to build on their longstanding relationship with the Japan Local Government (CLAIR) Sydney by facilitating a recent forum held in the Japan Foundation in Chifley Square. read more » 
Grad Cert LLG'UTS Graduate Certificate in Local Government Leadership' Launched Today in Darwin  
SEP 2011 | The UTS Graduate Certificate in Local Government Leadership was launched today in Darwin, with an impressive list of local government senior staff and Councillors in attendance. read more » 
Emerging from the ChrysalisUpcoming Paper: 'Emerging from the Chrysalis : Participatory Governance in Australian Local Government'  
SEP 2011 | The paper, prepared by Professor Chris Aulich from ANZSOG Institute for Governance and Sarah Artist from CLG, will be published as an article in the upcoming 2011 issue of EROPA's flagship publication, Asian Review of Public Administration. read more » 
Professor Daniel Kubler Seminar Professor Daniel Kübler Seminar - Local Government's Role in Metropolitan Planning and Governance: A Swiss Perspective
AUG 2011 | Professor Daniel Kübler, University of Zurich presented a Swiss perspective on metropolitan planning and governance to an interested audience at UTS Centre for Local Government on Wednesday 10th August 2011. read more »
BEF Case StudiesBusiness Excellence in Local Government - Debating Future Directions Forum 
AUG 2011 | A forum was hosted jointly in Melbourne last week by ACELG and SAI Global to discuss the future development of the Australian Business Excellence Framework (BEF) in local government. read more » 
BEF Case Studies'Implementing the Australian Business Excellence Framework: Eight Local Government Case Studies' Released 
AUG 2011 | UTS: Centre for Local Government and Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government, in partnership with SAI Global, recently released a series of detailed case studies regarding the implementation of the Australian Business Excellence Framework (BEF) within local government. read more » 
CLGF Colloquium Papers Available CLGF Colloquium Papers Available 
JUL2011 | A forum was hosted jointly in Melbourne last week by ACELG and SAI Global to discuss the future development of the Australian Business Excellence Framework (BEF) in local government. read more » 
Seoul Metropolitan Government Study TourSeoul Metropolitan Government Officials on Study Tour to Sydney 
JUN 2011 | The Centre was pleased to welcome 22 officials from Seoul Metropolitan Government on a study tour to Sydney. Middle and senior level government managers undertook a two day educational program facilitated by CLG Associate, Dr Robert Mellor. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrBangladeshi Local Government Officials on Study Tour
MAY 2011 | CLG staff recently provided an overview of Planning in NSW for three Study Tour Groups from Local Government Division, Ministry of LGRD&C, Government of Bangladesh. read more » 
LGMA National Congress2011 LGMA National Congress 
MAY 2011 | The Centre's Director, Professor Graham Sansom opened the 2011 LGMA National Congress with a keynote address in Cairns this week and Assistant Director Sarah Artist presented an overview of the LGMA Management Pre-Challenge Task. read more » 
LG Workforce DevelopmentNational LG Workforce Development Forum and Workforce Projects Roundtable 
APR 2011 | The 4th National Workforce Development Forum, co-convened by ACELG and Government Skills Australia, was held on 7-8 April preceded by ACELG's 2011 Local Government Workforce Projects Roundtable on 6 April. read more » 
New Century in Local Government'New Century Local Government: Commonwealth Perspectives'
MAR 2011 | The Centre/ACELG is collaborating with the London-based Commonwealth Secretariat and the Local Government Centre at the Auckland University of Technology to produce a book on new developments in local government around the Commonwealth. read more » 
LGMA Management Challenge2011 LGMA Management Challenge
MAR 2011 | The Centre was engaged again this year by Local Government Managers Australia to design the LGMA's Australia-New Zealand Local Government Management Challenge. The theme of the 2011 Challenge w as 'New Ways of Working', and the tasks were designed to engage the teams in considering ways to improve the relevance, capacity and credibility of their councils. read more » 
CLGF Colloquium Papers Available Commonwealth Local Government Research Colloquium 
MAR 2011 | The third Commonwealth colloquium on local government research was held in Cardiff, Wales on 13-15 March, hosted by the University of Cardiff in the grand surroundings of the former Glamorgan County Hall. CLG/ACELG Director Graham Sansom was again one of the conveners. read more » 
Barcelona Roundtable on Metropolitan GovernanceBarcelona Roundtable on Metropolitan Governance
MAR 2011 | On 8-10 March the Canada-based Forum of Federations held a third roundtable on metropolitan governance and financing in Barcelona, Spain. This followed the two roundtables convened jointly with ACELG and CLG in Australia in December 2009 and August 2010. read more » 
UK LeadershipUK Local Government Leaders on Study Tour to Sydney 
FEB 2011 | CLG hosted participants from the UK's Aspiring Chief Executives program run by the Leadership Centre for Local Government in London, at the beginning of March. The group were in Sydney as part of a week long leadership study tour which aimed to provide a unique experience for participants. read more » 
Brisbane RoundtableSecond International Roundtable on Metropolitan Governance - Summary Report 
FEB 2011 | A summary paper of the Second International Roundtable on Metropolitan Governance held in Brisbane in August 2010 has been released. read more » 
BEF Case StudiesImplementing the BEF in LG - Detailed Case Studies 
FEB 2011 | A series of detailed case studies commenced this week which focus on Australian councils well known for allocating resources over time to implement the Australian Business Excellence Framework. read more » 
UK LeadershipLearning In Local Government - Preliminary Survey Analysis
FEB 2011 | The national survey which was distributed to people in local government as part of the ACELG 'Learning in Local Government Project' closed at the end of 2010 with almost 900 respondents. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrCentre Welcomes Sophi Bruce
FEB 2011 | Sophi brings recent experience as a consultant with the UK Local Government Leadership Centre and the National School of Government, where she provided training and coaching to public sector executives. We look forward to her contributions to CLG and ACELG as a Program Specialist in Leadership. read more » 
UK LeadershipFarewell to Robert Mellor  
JAN 2011 | The Centre would like to farewell Robert Mellor, and wish him all the very best with his new consulting venture in Hanoi. Robert's contribution to the Centre over the past sixteen years has been substantial, and we will all miss his humour and his stories.
2010 News & Events (View 2010 News & Events only)
UK Leadership NSW Cancer Council 
DEC 2010 | Working with the NSW Cancer Council, the Centre recently prepared several fact sheets which aim to assist councils in promoting healthy lifestyles and preventing cancer. The fact sheets are now available to view on the Cancer Council Website. 
BEF Case StudiesPacific Local Government Symposium 
OCT 2010 | On 11-15 October 2010 the Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF) held a Pacific regional symposium in Port Vila, Vanuatu. Centre Director Graham Sansom attended and made a presentation on research into local government legislation in Pacific Islands countries. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrVictorian Bushfire Inquiry Prompts New Building Course 
OCT 2010 | In the wake of the Victorian Bushfires Royal Commission into the disaster of February 2009, the UTS Centre for Local Government has developed a training course on building in bushfire prone areas for the Victorian Government and the state's Country Fire Authority. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrSydney Seminar on Climate Change by Tony Jackson
SEP 2010 | As part of his extended Australian study trip, Professor Tony Jackson of the University of Dundee visited the Centre on Thursday 2 September and gave a seminar called "Scottish responses to climate change: mitigation and adaptation strategies for the development process". read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrCommonwealth Journal of Local Governance 
JUL 2010 | From intergovernmental relations in Ghana, local decision-making in Papua New Guinea, to the nature of local government in federal systems, the latest Issue of the Commonwealth Journal of Local Governance makes compelling reading about particular aspects of local government in the Commonwealth today. To view this the July issue or view our closing dates for 2010, please follow this link.
Bangladeshi Study TourrLaunch of the Governing Sydney Project
APR 2010 | On 29 April the Centre launched its new Governing Sydney project. This is being conducted by Centre associate Jeremy Dawkins, a former Sydney Harbour Manager and Chairperson of the Western Australian Planning Commission. It flows in part from the Roundtable on Metropolitan Governance convened by the Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government in December. read more » 
UK LeadershipCancer Council Local Government Engagement Strategy 
APR 2010 | The UTS Centre for Local Government is preparing a series of publications which outline the relevance of cancer control to local government, describe a menu of key cancer control issues, and provide an overview of strategies which local government can undertake to address these issues. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrBrisbane Workshop on Pacific Local Government Projects 
APR 2010 | The Centre continues to be closely involved in two major local government capacity building projects in the Pacific, managed by the Commonwealth Local Government Forum through its Suva, Fiji office. read more » 
LGMA Management Challenge2010 Local Government Management Challenge 
MAR 2010 | This year the Centre was engaged by Local Government Managers Australia to undertake a comprehensive update of the LGMA's Australia-New Zealand Local Government Management Challenge. Program Manager Dr Robert Mellor developed a completely new scenario for the Challenge and a set of new tasks. He also introduced use of modern IT to the event for the first time. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrCLAIR Forum in Perth
MAR 2010 | On 10 March the Centre's Japanese partner CLAIR (Council of Local Authorities for International Relations) held its annual Forum in Perth, in conjunction with the WA Local Government Association and City of Stirling. The theme was Local Government Reform, currently a highly controversial issue in Western Australia. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrIntegrated Planning and Reporting Program
2010 | The Centre's new program to help council's prepare for the NSW Department of Local Government's integrated planning and reporting framework (or simply upgrade their existing strategic planning and Management Plans framework) is gaining momentum. The Centre is currently working with two councils and has undertaken preliminary work or had discussions with several others. read more » 
2008/2009 News & Events (View 2008/2009 News & Events only)
Bangladeshi Study TourrCapital Cities in Federal Systems
NOV 2009 | In 2008 the Centre was commissioned by the Forum of Federations to undertake the Australian component of a global research study into the Finance and Governance of Capital Cities in Federal Systems. The study compared Canberra with other federal capitals in Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Mexico, Nigeria, South Africa, Switzerland, and the United States. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrCLAIR Sydney Seminar
MAR 2009 | The 2009 CLAIR (Japan Centre for Local Government) Sydney Seminar was held on Friday 6 March. The Centre again assisted CLAIR with arrangements. This year's theme was Metropolitan Governance - Ideas from Japan and the guest speaker from Japan was Akira Nakamura, Professor of Political Science at Meiji University in Tokyo. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study Tourr

Steve Martin Seminar 
SEP 2008 | On 15 September Professor Steve Martin of Cardiff University visited the Centre and presented a seminar on Central-Local Government Relations: the UK Experience. read more » 

Bangladeshi Study TourrMosman Workshop on Constitutional Recognition
JUL 2008 | On 17 July the two regional organisations of councils covering Sydney's North Shore and Northern Beaches convened a joint workshop to discuss options for pursuing constitutional recognition of local government. The Rudd federal government has invited local government to put forward ideas on a process for moving towards recognition over the next few years.read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrQueensland Civic Leaders Summit 
JUN 2008 | On 4-5 June Centre Director Graham Sansom facilitated the Civic Leaders Summit for the Local Government Association of Queensland. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrPolicies for Economic Development
APR 2008 | On Tuesday 29 April Tony Jackson from the University of Dundee, Scotland presented "Policies for Economic Development: What Works?" to an audience of experts on regional planning. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrPartnerships Seminar with Professor Chris Skelcher
MAR 2008 | On Wednesday 19 March Professor Chris Skelcher delivered a seminar called "Partnerships and Performance - Crystal Stream or Muddy Puddle?"  Partnerships promise a lot for public service performance, but do they deliver?  Professor Skelcher used his extensive research into local government partnerships in the UK to explore both the potential and problems of partnership working. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrCLAIR Sydney Seminar 
FEB 2008 | On Friday 15 February 2008 the Centre participated in the 2008 CLAIR Sydney Local Government Seminar, hosted by the Japan Local Government Centre. The theme of the seminar was Future Intergovernmental Relations - Ideas from Japan, with keynote speaker Mr Toshihiko Yokoo, Mayor of Taku City and member of the Japanese Prime Minister's Council to Promote Decentralization Reform. read more » 
Bangladeshi Study TourrAuckland Seminar on Metropolitan Governance
FEB 2008 | On 4 February Centre Director Graham Sansom spoke at a seminar on metropolitan governance convened by the Local Government Centre of the Auckland University of Technology. read more » 
Previous News (View Previous News only)
  • Jul 2007 - Global Community and Local Government: Agenda 21 for Culture - read more » 
  • Apr 2007 - Seminar on the New Environmental Governance - read more » 
  • Apr 2007 - Gauteng Conference on Global Cities - read more » 
  • Mar 2007 - 2007 Commonwealth Local Government Conference - read more » 
  • Mar 2007 - Colloquium and Seminar on Local Government Research - read more » 
  • Nov 2006 - Strengthening Local Government: Ideas from New Zealand and the UK - read more » 
  • Sep 2006 - Innovations in UK Local Governance - Strategic Partnerships and the New Deal for Communities - read more » 
  • Jul 2006 - Trends in US Local Government: From Reinvention to Public Service - read more » 
  • Jun 2006 - Improving Strategic Management - read more » 
  • Jun 2006 - China-Australia Community Democracy Workshop - read more » 
  • July 2005 - Symposium on Local Government Service Partnerships -  read more » 
  • Jun 2005 - New Localism: Local Governance in the United Kingdom - read more »