Transition Card: Midwest

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Bundiyarra Aboriginal Community Aboriginal Corporation frozen meal project                    
Cancer Council Mid West/Gascoyne nutrition programs                    
Centacare Family Services emergency food relief                
Diabetes WA DESMOND and SMARTS programs                          
Foodbank Geraldton emergency food relief                                
Mitchell Street Community Centre Community Garden                  
Regional Alliance West Emergency Food Relief program                    
Goodness Festival: Wild and Naked Food Expo                
The U-Turn Project: Mullewa Youth Centre Cooking Program                      
Sal The Gardening Gal                  
Mullewa nutrition education initiatives                    
Anglicare WA Emergency Food Relief program                
Mid West Food Industries Alliance/Cluster food and beverage promotion and business generation                                            
EON Foundation school garden program                                          
Gascoyne Food Council local produce promotion and business generation                          
Gascoyne Food Festival                    
Food Sensations® for Schools        
School Breakfast Program                    
Fair Game: Healthy Bellies and Game On!                                    
Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation program                                                
Go for 2&5 Swim For Fruit program                        
Seeds in Schools Program                                                    
Midwest Food Community project                                                                
  1.1 Highlight the need to organise communities differently 1.2 Cultivate a passion for action 1.3 Manage initial starting conditions 1.4 Specify goals in advance 1.5 Establish appropriate boundaries 1.6 Embrace uncertainty 1.7 Surface conflict 1.8 Create controversy 2.1 Enable safe fail experimentation 2.2 Enable rich interactions in relational spaces 2.3 Support collective action 2.4 Partition the system 2.5 Establish network linkages 2.6 Frame issues to match diverse perspectives 3.1 Create correlation through language and symbols 3.2 Encourage individuals to accept positions as role models for the change effort 3.3 Enable periodic information exchanges between partitioned subsystems 3.4 Enable resources and capabilities to recombine 4.1 Integrate local constraints 4.2 Provide a multiple perspective context and system structure 4.3 Enable problem representations to anchor in the community 4.4 Enable emergent outcomes to be monitored 5.1 Assist system members to keep informed and knowledgeable of forces influencing their community system 5.2 Assist in the connection, dissemination and processing of information 5.3 Enable connectivity between people who have different perspectives on community issues 5.4 Retain and reuse knowledge and ideas generated through interactions 6.1 Assist public administrators to frame policies in a manner which enables community adaptation of policies 6.2 Remove information differences to enable the ideas and views of citizens to align to the challenges being addressed by governments 6.3 Encourage and assist street level workers to take into account the ideas and views of citizens 7.1 Assist elected members to frame policies in a manner which enables community adaptation of policies 7.2 Assist elected members to take into account the ideas and views of citizens 8.1 Encourage and assist street level workers to exploit the knowledge, ideas and innovations of citizens 8.2 Bridge community-led activities and projects to the strategic plans of governments 8.3 Gather, retain and reuse community knowledge and ideas in other contexts 9.1 Encourage and assist elected members to exploit the knowledge, ideas and innovations of citizens 9.2 Collect, analyse, synthesise, reconfigure, manage and represent community information that is relevant to the electorate or area of portfolio responsibility of elected members



Federal government

First Nations-led organisations

Formal community group

Indigenous Business


Informal community group

Local government

Non-government Organisations

Not for profit

Social Enterprise

State government