AIDR – Review of Case Studies in Community Recovery (2017-2018)

By | September 24th, 2018|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Dr Moreton participated in the revision of the Community Recovery Handbook (2018) as part of an Advisory Group of subject matter experts.  This revised handbook is now available on the AIDR website.  It was a pleasure for Dr Moreton to review the case studies that had previously been included in the Handbook – updating and editing these. […]

Working in the Wimmera

By | April 19th, 2018|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Four Councils in the Wimmera (Victoria) collaborate as a region in relation to Emergency Planning and Management.  Such collaboration occurs between councils in many regions across Victoria, and is an efficient and effective way to share resources and enhance resilience across the State.  Dr Moreton has been working with the Wimmera Emergency Management Resources Sharing Program (WEMRSP), […]

“Try, Test and Learn” – community co-design

By | November 16th, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Dr Moreton has assisted Kinnford Consulting and as part of their team, has co-facilitated community engagement and co-design workshops with community members in a NSW community.  The focus of these workshops was to develop and enhance an idea generated from within the community, to strengthen their community capital, and to enhance the capacity of […]

Australian Institute of Disaster Resilience (AIDR) – Community Recovery Handbook

By | November 16th, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Dr Moreton has been engaged to review the case studies currently included in the Community Recovery Handbook from the AIDR Handbook Series.  This work will consolidate and revitalise the current set of case studies included in that Handbook, and complements the work of the Community Recovery Handbook Working Group (of which Dr Moreton has been […]

Supporting Community Leaders in relation to disaster recovery

By | August 2nd, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Leva Consulting supports the development of leadership capability within communities, and in particular in relation to disaster recovery.

Dr Moreton is mentor to a disaster recovery artist based in Queensland, as part of a leadership program funded by the Australia Council.  Dr Moreton and her mentee are working together to strengthen the role, influence and the prominence of […]

National Disaster related projects

By | August 2nd, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Dr Moreton has been engaged to work on key national projects designed to strengthen community resilience and support disaster recovery, nationally.

One such project involved working for the Social Recovery Reference Group of the Australia-New Zealand Emergency Management Committee reporting to the Council of Australian Governments (COAG).  Dr Moreton facilitated community consultations to ensure that community voices […]

Projects that build organizational resilience

By | August 2nd, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Leva Consulting takes on projects that build community resilience in ways that are not directly disaster related.

Working with SHINE for Kids has been one such project.  This project has involved providing leadership as the interim CEO – while longer term plans were made to fill the unplanned vacancy of ongoing CEO.  The project also involved developing […]

TAFE NSW – Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Emergency Management)

By | April 23rd, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Dr Moreton was part of the team delivering the community recovery units of an Advanced Diploma  of Public Safety (Emergency Management) for the TAFE NSW.  Dr Moreton worked with Anne Leadbeater to deliver a pilot, as guests of the State Recovery Office in South Australia.  This program assisted participants to engage with community recovery concepts and processes, […]