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Seeds of Sustainability: Growing your Desert Communities
  • Bernard Guerin, University of South Australia
  • Pauline Guerin, Flinders University
  • Kurt W Seemann, Southern Cross University

One of the key lessons shown in our research is that: While some people think ‘problems’ in small remote communities are because of environmental or technical issues – such as supplies of water, food, housing, fuel, medical services – many of the really difficult issues were people issues – such as how to live together, access to relevant knowledge and education, gender and family needs, leadership succession, surviving changes in government policies and managing government memory of community meetings.

Publication Date
Winter June 12, 2011
Ninti One Limited
978 1 74158 190 7
Citation Information
Bernard Guerin, Pauline Guerin and Kurt W Seemann. Seeds of Sustainability: Growing your Desert Communities. Alice Springs(2011)
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