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research and evaluation

To ensure that the projects CAN WA facilitates are best-practice, we appoint qualified quantitative researchers for evaluation. 


May 2014:  CAN WA‘s Managing Director Pilar Kasat's article in the Griffith Review – Cultural Solutions #44 – Notes from the front edition ‘Tools for social transformation: ‘Making the personal creative and political’ PDF 111kb


February 2014: CAN WA's Managing Director Pilar Kasat's Masters Thesis: ‘Community Arts and Cultural Development: A Powerful Tool for Social Transformation’ PDF 4.8mb


2013:  Spinning a yarn for community: Noongar women and CAN WA's doll making project by Dave Palmer (published in Yarns of the Heart: Noongar Dolls catalogue) PDF 3.5MB

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2010: Download Naked Practice: Outcomes of two community arts projects in regional Western Australia
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July 2008: Download Drawing out community empowerment through arts and culture report
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June 2007: Download Paving Pathways for Youth Inclusion: The Contribution of Community Cultural Development by Simone Ruane
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September 2002: Download Conceptualising Community Cultural Development: The Role of Cultural Planning in Community Change
PDF 145kb