[Easttimorstudies] Conference: Building Stronger Communities
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PASCAL International Observatory Fourth
International Conference, July 13-14, 2006, Melbourne Australia
Building Stronger Communities: Learnings, Governance, Directions
July 13 and 14, 2006, Melbourne, Australia
Friday 14 July 2006 Building Stronger
Communities New Learnings, Better Governance, Future Directions
This fourth international conference hosted by
the PASCAL Observatory aims to examine the roles
played by place management, social capital and
learning regions in building stronger
communities, through the themes of New Learnings,
Better Governance and Future Directions.
The Conference will consider issues concerned
with governance and implications for learning and
social capital. It will look at how researchers
and practitioners can partner to learn, evaluate,
extend and deepen good practice.
The Conference line up draws on PASCAL's global
network, and includes national and international speakers:
Plenary session Contemporary Social and
Economic Priorities and Practices: How they are
Changing An International Perspective, led by
Professor Barry McGraw, University of Melbourne.
Plenary Thematic Discussion led by Professor
David Adams, Executive Director, Strategic Policy
& Research Division,
<http://www.dvc.vic.gov.au/>Department for Victorian Communities.
The Conference format includes two sessions of concurrent papers.
Researchers from a range of disciplines,
practitioners and policy makers are invited to
contribute to this discussion to further the
understandings and development of Stronger
Communities. We invite you to consider your
experience and learnings in the context of the
conference themes and the resources located on
the PASCAL website at <http://www.obs-pascal.com/>http://www.obs-pascal.com/
<http://www.obs-pascal.com/#c>Call for Papers due by May 22, 2006.
Cost is AUD$100 and includes copy of book of
3rd international conference.
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