Thinking about community participation

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Community participation is about including local people in the decision-making and delivery of your project. It could involve opportunities for communities to influence the direction of your project, or to take a role in delivering heritage conservation or learning activities. This guidance will help you to decide the most appropriate level of participation for your project, and tips on making it work.

Contents

  • Introduction 
  • Our aims 
  • What do we mean by community participation?
  • What are the benefits of community participation? 
  • What is right for your project? 
  • Being inclusive 
  • Training and support for your community participation work 
  • Evaluating your community participation work 
  • What we fund 
  • Sources of advice and information 
  • Appendix A: Tips for including everyone
  • Appendix B Our grant programmes
Publication date: 
11/2010

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