Many years in active sustainable development initiatives in social, cultural, economic and environmental actitives. Work both in Australia and overseas in development, action research and evaluation. Have been involved in major multi-stakeholder and multi-sector initiatives in social innovation. See blending creativity in innovation with sound business practices and analytical evaluation to design loops as important to REAL sustainable development.
Sustainability and environment
effective regional and rural development, poverty reduction, self-determined community development, contemporary cultural sovereignty, capacity development through mutual mentoring, finding solutions to seemingly intractable issues, nurturing innovation for short, medium and long term sustainable benefit
Facilitator and team leader
Practical multi-sectoral experience in sustainable development for over 25 years. Committed to social enteprise having run my own for over 10 years and been on the management committees/Boards of others.