Welcome to Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government
In Focus: Building Social Cohesion in our Communities
Building Social Cohesion in our Communities is a new online resource developed by ACELG for the Australian Human Rights Commission. The resource provides local government with a practical approach to develop strong, socially cohesive communities.
The resource will be launched on Thursday 30 July at the University of Technology Sydney, 5-7pm, featuring Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner, the Australian Human Rights Commission, and Centre Director A/Prof Roberta Ryan.
Register to attend this free event here.
Latest News & Events
The UTS Centre for Local Government is partnering with Strathfield Council to host a seminar designed to assist women in running for local government elections. read more »
The next ‘Government to Governance’ seminar will feature the launch of a new online resource for local government called Building Social Cohesion in our Communities. read more »
Professor Eva Cox of the UTS Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences will launch a new book by A/Professor Alan Morris of UTS:CLG called A Practical Introduction to In Depth Interviewing. read more »
Registrations are now open for the next Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government (ACELG) Research Symposium, now established as a key sector event for the sharing of great ideas within and for Australian local government. read more »
To coincide with Innovation Month, ACELG has published a report called Creative councils for creative communities produced by Marrickville Council (NSW) and the UTS Centre for Local Government (UTS:CLG). read more »
ACELG consortium partner Local Government Managers Australia (LGMA) has released a case study called Community Chef: A Case Study in Local Government Innovation. read more »
The resource Service Delivery Review: A How to Manual for Local Government has been updated by ACELG and the University of Technology, Syd read more »