Social procurement, Employment and Economic Development (SEED)

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Social procurement, Employment and Economic Development (SEED) program is a network of leading Hume private and public industry partners working together to create economic opportunities for local people and businesses in Hume Local Government Area.

The program aims to inspire and support local organisations across a range of industries to establish a Hume Framework and Regional Action Plan providing the roadmap for businesses to adopt inclusive and diverse employment practices. 

Key Objectives of the Program

Growing jobs for Hume residents

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Maximising the impact of local procurement and job opportunities to create sustainable employment outcomes for priority jobseekers in the area.

Embedding structural change

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Developing tools, strategies and capability and embedding change in business processes to deliver ongoing social impact that will contribute to a more prosperous local community.

For further information, please see the Hume SEED Roadmap(PDF, 10MB), the Hume SEED Inclusive Employer Framework(PDF, 4MB)  or contact Sushma via email

SEED Signatory Portal