To empower is to give power or to enable. As a process, empowerment fosters capacities in individuals, groups and communities to make purposive choices and to transform those choices into desired actions and outcomes. As a transformational approach, it takes into account the felt needs of the actors and encourages collective involvement. However, such mobilizations and ...

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