Segment: Community Engagement

This group is organisations and individuals who are involved in community engagement of NRM issues, in the same way NRM facilitators might engage agencies and organisations.

Who?

  1. Community groups
  2. Landcare etc.
  3. Community engagement staff in Regional bodies
  4. NGOs

What?

Increasing awareness and participation in local or regional NRM issues. Support community and other stakeholder involvement in NRM.

They generally use research findings for education and practical management of NRM issues and sustainable resource use.

Potential Methods of Engagement

  • Individual consultations
  • web and email information
  • workshops
  • forums and conferences

Potential benefits

Outcomes in this segment could be linked to the Community skills, knowledge and engagement Priority Area of the Caring for our Country program.