»Empowerment aims to reduce the number of people who are powerless.«
»Empowerment, in its most general sense, refers to the ability of people to gain understanding and control over personal, social, economic and political forces in order to take action to improve their life situations.«
Michael Marmot (2005) Status…Continue
Posted on March 13, 2013 at 13:05
»Civil society ought to aim at empowerment, and democratization, that is, expanding to the limits the capacity of the people to participate in making the decisions that affect their own lives, their communities and the world. That is the task for civil society.« That's the core element of all ABCD activities!
Posted on March 13, 2013 at 11:34