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Community Development Seminar Outline

To create change in the community, it is essential to set our thinking around five fundamental ideas: collective impact – community involvement – community innovation – collaborative leadership – and community impact assessment .
 

Collective Impact

Collective Impact is an advanced form of collaboration which brings together different sectors for a common agenda to solve large complex problems. It is built upon five interconnected components to produce strong alignment and lead to large scale results:
 

Common agenda – Shared measurement – Mutually reinforcing activities – Continuous communication – Backbone support Community Engagement
 

Community Engagement is about listening to the community’s needs and responding. Community Engagement increases community cohesion and allows for the community to have ownership over outcomes that better reflect their needs. Community Engagement is the process by which citizens are engaged to work and learn together on behalf of their communities to create and realize bold visions for the future.
 

Community Innovation

Community Innovation – An innovation community is a community within the workplace where ideas can be freely exchanged. It creates a productive discussion between management and employees.  Innovation Community Reduces Risk, Inspires Trust, Creates Open Communication, and Promotes Learning. 
 

Collaborative leadership

Collaborative leadership is a management practice which is focused on the leadership skills across functional and organizational boundaries.
 

Evaluating community

Evaluating community impact is to evaluate multi-faceted, large-scale community change initiatives. There are countless community change initiatives working on a diversity of issues, such as early childhood development, health care, education, poverty and homelessness, immigration and workforce development, and ecological sustainability.

Community Development Seminar

This community development seminar aims to guide the minds of participants to the awareness of the collective nature of the country's problems before imagining collective solutions that would

The Future of Community Development

With growing uncertainty about the future, and concern about the multiple crises - ecological, economic and political - there is a renewed interest in community development, and the

Working for Changing the Community

The Organization for Development and Health is developing a new framework to promote sustainable community development whose success will depend at least in part to the effective

Community Development Seminar Outline

This community development seminar aims to guide the minds of participants to the awareness of the collective nature of the country's problems before imagining

The Community Can Change

With growing uncertainty about the future, and concern about the multiple crises - ecological, economic and political - there is a renewed interest in community development, and the importance