Participatory Budget Group

1. NENA PARTICIPATORY BUDGET GROUP - DRAFT GUIDELINES - OPEN FOR MEMBER INPUT

NENA aims to be as participatory as possible in its governance structure, allowing for a range of ways to be involved. This includes NENA's budget process. NENA's Participatory Budget Group has developed a draft guideline for how NENA and it's members will develop the annual budget, raise funds, allocate funds and more. We invite all NENA members to participate in the development of these guidelines. There are three options available:

(i) Review the draft guideline here. You can send comments using tracked changes to nena@neweconomy.org.au

(ii) Join the Participatory Budget Process Workshop to discuss the draft guideline on Thursday 1st October 2020 at 12.30pm. Zoom details here

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89264703210?pwd=WUZiQ3p5bTcrTGozbGZjYmZYYk0xdz09
Meeting ID: 892 6470 3210
Passcode: 229441

(iii) Contact the Chair of the Participatory Budget Group, Meaghan Burkett via email: meaghan_burkett@hotmail.com

 

2. CALL OUT FOR NEW MEMBERS

The NENA Participatory Budget Group is seeking 2 individual members and 2 organisational members to participate in the group.

The Participatory Budget Group works cooperatively with the members and the Board to implement develop and facilitate NENA's participatory budget approach, ensure funding is raised from sources that align with the purpose and primary activities of the co-operative and provide general advice to the Board about core funding priorities for the annual budget for the co-operative.

If you have any questions or would like to know more about the role please contact Meaghan at meaghan_burkett@hotmail.com