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Understanding What Makes Environmental Projects Successful At Engaging Volunteers From The Local Community - CI0105

Defra is seeking to commission an external agency to conduct a rapid evidence assessment to assess the UK and international evidence on the effectiveness of engaging local community volunteers in community projects, aimed at protecting and enhancing the natural environment and within this context to assess the evidence which assesses how and how far these projects have engaged protected and under-represented groups.
big society; customer insight; environment; community;
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2011

To: 2011

Cost: £37,700
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Volunteering Research,
Behaviour change              
Natural Environment              
Social Research              
Social Sciences              
Fields of Study
Climate Change Adaptation
Delivery Transformation Programme