Our degree courses are developed after extensive local government consultation and are designed to make maximum benefit of the knowledge gained from the Centre's concurrent research and consultancy activities.
The current issue of the Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration features articles from a number of Centre researchers under the theme 'Resourcefulness Opportunities and Challenges in Local Government: Australian Perspectives.'
UTS:CLG is undertaking national research to determine community attitudes to local government. Based on a survey of 2,000 Australians, the research will demonstrate how and why communities value the activities and role of local governments.
The Forum of Federations, based in Ottawa, Canada has released a new Occasional Paper written by staff of UTS:CLG entitled 'Decentralisation and Subsidiarity: Concepts and frameworks for emerging economies'.