Community empowerment : is what we are doing working?

What do we look for in a community to say :

Aha!- this community - that we have worked with for the past x years is now empowered or in the process of being empowered. We have been able to address injustices.

This conversation builds up from this last discussion , in which we looked at the impact of our work on people centred justice.

We know that it is easier to look at impact or transformation on a case to case basis, at the individual level, but more difficult to analyse the impact of our work within a community as a whole.

To help us unpack this weighty (sometimes very confusing) issue, we are happy to invite you to a conversation with Kituo cha Sheria (Kenya) , Namati -Citizenship Justice ( Kenya), Public Interest Law Clinic ( Uganda) , Community Advice Offices South Africa and The Advocates for Human Rights and Democracy ( South Sudan)

Date : Tuesday, October 19th , 2021

Time: 02:00 PM East Africa Time

Join Zoom Meeting: Launch Meeting - Zoom

We look forward to your participation ,

@TshenMasha @poorvichitalkar @soryema @lauragoodwin @Kkenyi @AnnetteMbogoh


Aimee Ongeso, good morning, I think we revisit this topic this year, for it’s supposed to be an on going assessment of our works as Community Paralegals and human rights advocates

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Hi group, I am Sadeque Hussain from India, a Master in Social Work and proficient at the social development program management and relevant activities. I am glad to be part of the Zoom meeting and to discuss with you all. +91-9891560735


Hi Sadeque! thanks for your message. Unfortunately the meeting passed. We will invite you for the next online meeting once we decide on date and topic.

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Thank you for the information. Waiting for upcoming events

Kind Regards

Sadeque Hussain

New Delhi 110025

M +91-9891560735.



Fantastic! we should hopefully discuss it with the West Africa Legal Empowerment Network ! More to come-- will keep you updated and inform you in good time my friend

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Since am new I need to learn more you who has experienced the way to go


Lemmy choose your topic and bring it up for discussion so we can share ideas