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Empowered communities are the bedrock of our society

“People should feel proud of who they are and where they live, have aspirations for the future and be able to take decisions about their lives. They should feel cared for by their neighbours and others in their community, and in turn look out for them.” Daniel Goodwin argues that we need to create the right conditions for a greater sense of community responsibility, and make it easy and fun to be part of a wider social life.

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Daniel Goodwin is a member of the Empowered Communities in the 2020s steering group and a Local Trust Trustee.

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