Engaging Your Whole Community: Principles and Practice to Influence Policy

A webinar with AmericaSpeaks, a leading US nonprofit which uses broad-based outreach strategies to build community engagement.

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Note: AmericaSpeaks has since closed its doors.

AmericaSpeaks is a U.S. nonprofit that wants to increase citizen engagement and participation in government decision-making by bringing together diverse participant groups to represent broader community interests. Learn how to create community engagement around library-led initiatives such as digital inclusion and gain facilitation skills to help build healthy, prosperous and cohesive communities. The presentation will provide examples of effective tactics for reaching even those who often do not participate because of limited access to and familiarity with new technologies.

Presented by: David Stern, Director of Online Engagement and Theo Brown, Senior Associate, AmericaSpeaks

Start time: 2:00 Eastern / 11:00 Pacific

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06 September 2012


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]