Community Engagement: Some Lessons from the New Deal for Communities Programme

Thu, 18/09/2008

One of the distinctive features of the New Deal for Community (NDC) programme is that it puts communities at its heart, seeking to embed community engagement in its structures and working practices and develop capacity within local communities to engage on local issues. This report, published by the Department of Communities and Local Government outlines the experiences of NDC partnerships in developing and implementing their approaches and strategies for community engagement. Case studies include Beacons, East Manchester. For further information please visit: