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In this article, Amanda Sheedy reflects on the importance of her past experiences engaging with Indigenous and remote communities across Turtle Island in informing the Virtual Community Engagement Guide.
Despite the challenges of a sudden switch to virtual community engagement thanks to the pandemic, Amanda shares the silver lining she found while navigating virtual and hybrid community engagement sessions: "the potential to create new opportunities to engage people in important conversations, and to weave relationships by bringing people together in their communities, even with limited budgets"
Take your learning further:
- Connect with Amanda Sheedy on LinkedIn
- Read Innovative Approaches to Reconnecting Through Community Conversations: Deliberative Dialogue
- Access more resources and tools on Community Engagement
- Read the case study Reimagining Rural Communities Using ABCD