On October 30th 2002, a "
Forging Links " Summit event was held in Moncton, New Brunswick. The focus
was on the voluntary sector and the potential for forming provincial, regional
and local coalitions. Over 58 participants, representing a number of
geographical, linguistic and sub sectors were in attendance.
The process used for this event was
a participative / consultative approach, reflecting the need to initiate
dialogue and to begin a longer-term process of collaboration and consultation.
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