UTS: CLG Centre for local government

Abstract: The Centre promotes a cooperative approach to local government education, research and development, and maintains close ties with a large number of local government associations, professional institutes and academic bodies in Australia, the Asia-Pacific and globally. Author(s): Source(s): , Published: 2012 University of technology Sydney (UTS). Centre for local government (CLG), Sydney (English ISBN/ISSN:…

Local government and community governance : a literature review

Abstract: This literature review takes into account recent changes in the perception of local government in Australia, including the much greater emphasis on local government as advocates for its communities across a wide range of social, economic and other outcomes. Author(s): Pillora, Stefanie; McKinlay, Peter Source(s): , Working paper / Australian centre of excellence for…

ANZSOG institute for governance at the University of Canberra

Abstract: The ANZSOG Institute for Governance is a member of the Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG) family.It conducts interdisciplinary research and professional development in governance to deepen theory, advance knowledge and improve practice both in Australia and internationally. Author(s): Source(s): , Published: 2009 University of Canberra. ANZSOG institute for governance, Canberra (English…

Cities for climate protection (CCP) Australia adaptation initiative : local government climate change adaptation toolkit

Abstract: The tools and exercises in this toolkit are designed to help councils identify aspects of their internal decision-making processes that need to be enhanced to appropriately and routinely plan for the impacts of climate change. Author(s): Source(s): , vi, 61 p., ill., tabs Published: 2008 ICLEI Oceania, Melbourne (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link: http://masgc.org/climate/cop/Documents/CCPAAI.pdf