Working with Government and Parliament Kit (2012)

This program demystifies the processes of lobbying and engaging with areas critical to the success and sustainability of community organisations.

It is designed to be used as a foundation tool for workshops, group training sessions and for individual women.

Each topic has extension activities which can be completed individually or in groups.  The kit also includes a resource guide for further information.

Topics covered:

  1. Understanding Government and Parliament gives insights into the processes and protocols of both government and parliament, as well as providing suggestions for interacting with them.
  2. Introduction to Lobbying gives some start-up suggestions for placing your issue firmly onto the public agenda, plus ideas for influencing key decision-makers
  3. Getting Media Coverage outlines how to attract the right media coverage to build the public
    profile of your issues and organisation

Working with Government and Parliament Kit