Stefanie Pillora

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14 May 2014

This manual highlights leading case studies and practical resources from Australian municipalities and overseas, and includes a step-by-step framework for effectively embedding climate risk into council operations.

The resource will be useful for council staff involved in climate risk assessment and planning such as...


7 Feb 2013

This guide has been developed as part of an overall suite of initiatives to encourage local government practitioners to develop ideas, document good practice and share their work with a wider audience.

This guide aims to:

Build the capacity of local government practitioners...

Literature review

30 Nov 2011

This paper introduces community governance to an Australian local government audience and provides the foundation for further research on the topic. It summarises the findings of a literature review on community governance from a local government perspective and sets out the theoretical underpinnings.



27 Aug 2011

Managers in local government need to ensure they personally understand the fundamentals of climate science and the rationale for a market based approach to reducing carbon emissions. They will then be better placed to guide and support the policy responses of their council....


1 Jan 2011

This project was undertaken as a collaborative research venture between the Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government (ACELG), Local Government Association of South Australia (LGASA), and Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ). Each wanted to take a fresh look at the issue of consolidation in...

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