Tag Archive: Empowerment

Exploring the Role of Community Leadership in Empowerment: A case study of Qala-e-Ahmad Khan in Bagrami District of Kabul Province, Afghanistan

This research focuses to understand the role of community leadership in empowerment. The research explores how empowerment is understood and practiced, how the community leadership practices contribute to it, and finally explains the challenges in empowerment. Such a study is important to know the community based approaches to empowerment, which will help external¬†actors such as …

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When the Personal is Political: An Appreciative Inquiry into the Relevance of Carl Rogers’ Theories to Development Relationships in Irish NGO Practice

The American psychologist Carl Rogers believed that as humans we have a natural tendency towards growth and empowerment. Placing his confidence in the innate capabilities and potential of the individual, Rogers maintained that when three core conditions of congruence, empathy and unconditional positive regard are present, an environment that encourages growth and empowerment is created. …

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