Resources: Empowering people, where do we need put the investment?

Jim Simpson

Jim Simpson

Jim is a consultant, researcher, coach and developer.

Community empowerment or empowerment, in general, is about enabling people and communities to have control over their lives, their futures and the services or activities that contribute to their well being and prosperity.

Empowering people and communities takes time, effort, money.  It also takes the will to change on the part of people, services-providers at the front line, and their managers.

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