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Who can empower communities?

"Training and mentoring can be useful tools to empower people and there are certain skillsets which can be useful. But what spurs people on most is often a strong sense that doing nothing would be wrong, combined with a belief that change is possible." Rachel Nye argues that we need to affirm and equip a wide range of people as change makers in their communities.

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Rachel Nye is a project manager at The Sheila McKechnie Foundation.

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