Community Works supports organisations and the communities they serve to put their ideas into action

We Help to:

Develop Strategies and Plans

We Help to:

Design, Implement and Scale up

We Help to:

Evaluate and Learn

COMMUNITY WORKS is a creative company working for evidence-based social development

Develop Strategies

Build plans for the future based on assets, gaps, opportunities and priorities.

Design, Implement and Scale Initiatives

Build best practice based on evidence.


Build expertise by engaging communities to generate better projects and services.

Manage Conflict

Build skills and structures to engage with conflict effectively and productively.


Build communities of practice by sharing experience visually, creatively and powerfully.

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Key ingredients for effective community research

Key ingredients for effective community research

We have had a positive experience recently in working with two community groups to design and conduct research on topics they consider important. Both research projects were managed by Ninti One and we contributed to the work as their partner. I came away from each project thinking that the reasons why the projects went well deserved to be thought through and written down, which is the purpose of this article.

‘We are not researchers’ – Making M&E accessible

‘We are not researchers’ – Making M&E accessible

The increasing need for evidence of the impact of investments in social development, health and education programs places pressures on organisations and their staff. This is not unreasonable, but for many people, monitoring and evaluation remains an obscure subject, distant from the day-to-day activities of working with clients.

Our Team

Steve Fisher


Maria V. Rodrigues

Lead Researcher

Carolina Bermúdez Currea

Representative for Latin America

Jenna Tan

Project Advisor

Roberta Hall

Executive Officer

Ingrid Horton

Visual Communicator

Martin De Los Rios

Project Development Associate

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+61 (0) 3 9005 7341
313/757 Bourke Street
Victoria 3008

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