Alpine New Industry Leadership Program
The Alpine Valleys Community Leadership Program has been the auspice body for a number of community leadership programs. The Alpine New Industry Leadership Program's (ANILP) was designed for tobacco farmers in the Ovens and King Valley. It particularly focused on the opportunities available for innovative food production in these rich and fertile valleys of North East Victoria. Twelve participants travelled to New Zealand to learn about international trade and production, and returned home inspired to work to have the valleys reach their full potential.
Rural Women's Leadership Program
Rural Women's Leadership Program - 2009 & 2010 with support from Wodonga College of TAFE, the Australian ALpine Valleys Agribusiness Forum and the Commonwealth Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries is supporitng 24 rural women enhance their leadership skills. In March 2010 they will visit Canberra meeting with Mr Tony Burke Minister for AFF to explore opportunities to take on leadership roles in policy development and innovation in food production.