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date: 07 October 2022

Community Planninglocked

Community Planninglocked

  • Elisheva SadanElisheva SadanThe Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  •  and Edith Blit-CohenEdith Blit-CohenThe Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Summary

Community planning is a process of participatory and inclusive organized social change, directed toward community empowerment, building community, and developing members’ capacities to take part in democratic decision making. A three-dimensional model of empowering community planning is presented and discussed. The model focuses on the tasks of community social work in the planning process, and the empowering outcomes they can enable.

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  • Macro Practice

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