Identity & Diversity

Problems and Purpose In 1968, the Mazdoor Kisan Party (Workers’ Peasants’ Party) formed in North-West Frontier Province (NWFP, now Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) to organize the tenant farmers and landless labourers living and working in and around the Peshawar valley. Beginning in 1970, the MKP and associated peasant movements undertook campaigns to...
Problems and Purpose Women radio listening groups in Kenya are a democratic innovation in citizen participation as seen through the case of the Ford Foundation, that had considerable influence in funding a group in Malindi. Through various radio programs, marginalized women gain more knowledge and become empowered by learning about...
This case documents how ordinary people in northern Uganda are choosing to participate in informal settings on a daily basis. Here, away from the gaze of those in power, people are able to speak their minds with their friends and family, exploring the legitimacy, potential, and power of their concerns.
AYO is a grassroots, citizen-led movement in Winnipeg dedicated to youth empowerment and community capacity building.

Organization: Assembly

The Assembly, released online on 19.04.2017, has been created by Dr. Andrej Poleev for purposes of common prosperity, as stated on the corresponding page.
Purpose and Interest of the Case This paper aims to provide some information about the public consultation carried out by the Bolivian government regarding the construction of a highway that would cross the TIPNIS: a national park and indigenous territory. This case study is instructive because it is one of...

Organization: Eurac research

Eurac Research is a diverse group of academics with partners in over 50 countries who seek to find solutions to many of the world's major problems such as healthy living, sustainable energy and well-functioning political, social, and environmental systems.
Nearly 300 towns in Massachusetts use Open Town Meetings - local legislatures that allow any New England registered voter to speak, vote, attend annual meetings and place articles on the agenda.
Note: this article is a stub. Please help us complete it. Mission and Purpose "AWID is an international, feminist, membership organisation committed to achieving gender equality, sustainable development and women’s human rights." ( ) History Specializations and activities Major projects and events Funding Publications Secondary Sources External Links Notes
A case study analyzing the organization, causes and effects of a public participatory process in Germany. The initiative took place in a small village in SW Germany which has experienced "Demografischer Wandel" or demographic change which is characterized by aging populations, emigration, declining general amenity, as and deterioration in basic...
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