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Community and civic engagement policy and practice, encompassing ways of engaging ethically though research, teaching and learning and outreach/public engagement
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Universities that Count - HE Benchmarking Report

Universities that Count - HE Benchmarking Report | Community engagement | Scoop.it
the eauc is the sustainability champion for universities and colleges in the uk.
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Journals for Participatory Research – Graduate Certificate in Participatory Research

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Upcoming SAS2 Participatory Action Research, Planning and ...

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Upcoming SAS2 Participatory Action Research, Planning and Evaluation Oct 21-23, Ottawa. Posted September 19, 2013 by commun56 & filed under Uncategorized. Reposted with permission. Note: There is a fee for the following workshop.
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Participatory Research and Democracy - Applied Social Psychology ...

There are many organizations that have used this type of research to make progress within a community. PRIA or Participatory Research in Asia is an organization that is focused on learning and promotion of democracy.
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Community-based Participatory Research class open spring term at ...

Community-based Participatory Research class open spring term at ... | Community engagement | Scoop.it
A course entitled, "Community-based Participatory Research" will be offered to University graduate students and community members this spring. ... Independent readings, online learning and reflections will be expected between sessions.
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THE ART OF COMMUNITY: Building the new age of participation ...

THE ART OF COMMUNITY: Building the new age of participation ... | Community engagement | Scoop.it
An excerpt from Jono Bacon's book The Art of Community: Building the New Age of Participation on how to build community. ... Not every market involves exchanging money for goods and services. A gem of an ....
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Community Engagement in Action: The Civic Health of a Campus

Community Engagement in Action: The Civic Health of a Campus | Community engagement | Scoop.it
The students were involved in a participatory action research project that had them working with our Provost-appointed Community Engagement Task Force at UAA. The Task Force was working on an instrument to designate ...
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Essential Principles: Irish Legal Capacity Law

April 2012 Amnesty International Ireland and the Centre for Disability Law and Policy, NUI Galway have teamed up with 15 organisations to write a set of key principles the new capacity law must reflect.
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The University of Victoria � Global Community University Engagement Conference

“Beyond Engagement: Creating Integration, Innovation and Impact – May 20-22nd, 2014 @ University of Victoria Info: cue@uvic.ca
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Towards a Knowledge Base for University-Public Engagement | National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement

Towards a Knowledge Base for University-Public Engagement | National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement | Community engagement | Scoop.it
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Jaana Puukka's curator insight, August 2, 2013 9:14 AM

There is a  growing pressure on universities to engage with wider society. “Towards a Knowledge Base for University-Public Engagement: sharing knowledge, building insight, taking action” makes recommendations how to bridge the gap between theory and practice. The report calls for university-community engagement that involves processes and outputs that can be used by multiple groups. It emphasises the need to produce outputs that support practical application and also build knowledge base. It stresses the importance to strengthen networks e.g. by action research, a community engagement resource bank and involvement of users/beneficiaries of the research.

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Transcript of "My architectural philosophy? Bring the community into the process"

Transcript of "My architectural philosophy? Bring the community into the process" | Community engagement | Scoop.it
When asked to build housing for 100 families in Chile ten years ago, Alejandro Aravena looked to an unusual inspiration: the wisdom of favelas and slums. Rather than building a large building with small units, he built flexible half-homes that each family could expand on. It was a complex problem, but with a simple solution — one that he arrived at by working with the families themselves. With a chalkboard and beautiful images of his designs, Aravena walks us through three projects where clever
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Stories From a Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) Classroom In a Research Intensive University | Community-Campus Partnerships for Health Conference | Guidebook

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Webinar: Tracking and Measuring Community Engagement - The Talloires Network

Webinar: Tracking and Measuring Community Engagement - The Talloires Network | Community engagement | Scoop.it
Community engagement involves many diverse partnerships, activities, methods, locations, audiences, and purposes, and thus, can be difficult to track and measure.
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A look at Participatory Action Research - CPD Blog

A look at Participatory Action Research - CPD Blog | Community engagement | Scoop.it
“Participatory Action Research involves everybody in the process at all levels,” said Jeanie Peck, one of four instructors in the Interdisciplinary Disability Awareness and Service Learning class at Utah State University's Center ...
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The Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services

The Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services | Community engagement | Scoop.it
The Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services (CRECS) collaborates in research, evaluation, and training with organizations in the educational, social service, and health sectors to improve social programs and policies ...
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CES4Health

CES4Health | Community engagement | Scoop.it
CES4Health.info peer reviews, publishes and disseminates products of community-engaged scholarship in forms other than journal articles, including training manuals, policy briefs, curricula, slide presentations, DVDs.
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Rethinking Why People Participate | DemocracySpot

Rethinking Why People Participate | DemocracySpot | Community engagement | Scoop.it
The “participatory” label is applied to greatly varied initiatives, raising obvious methodological challenges for comparative research and cumulative learning. For instance, while both participatory budgeting and online petitions ...
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Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill 2013 finally published

Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill 2013 finally published | Community engagement | Scoop.it
The long-awaited Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill 2013 has been published this morning. Although this reform is a long time in the making, many civil society organisations such as the Centr...
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The role and influence of key informants in community-engaged research: A critical perspective

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