Capacity building

Adaptive & resilient communities are often an outcome of capacity building

Typography

Capacity Building Edition - Innovate Research Bulletin

This research bulletin explains how capacity building is an essential part of the core business of working with and in communities and community groups. 

It covers:

  • Too much capacity; Too many bystanders
  • Capacity building as fostering critical spaces
  • The key to good cross-cultural relationships is inward... A practitioner's perspective
  • Building the capacity of small community groups in Queensland
  • Community capacity building - The road to community resilience
  • Listening is not the same as hearing... A critical skill for innovators in any sector
  • What makes a good leader? Understanding community leadership

Capacity Building Edition - Innovate Research Bulletin

Community Capacity Building: An overview of key themes & issues

This information sheet is to sketch some of the key ideas and issues around capacity building and to consider capacity building in action.

Community Capacity Building: An overview of key themes and issues

Capacity building tool

This information sheet covers a collection of tools which you may wish to utilise or customise for your own reflective purposes or with particular groups. These tools have been used by facilitators from Volunteering Queensland. 

Capacity building tool

Group capacity building

This information sheet covers a range of different tools for use in building capacity of small community groups. 

It covers:

  • Group building and participation
  • Resourcing group leaders and catalysts
  • Developing effective group processes
  • Group development and education
  • Community engagement and networking
  • Strategic planning

Group capacity building