foundational knowledge of community development

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Assessment 1: Individual written essay (20%) Due Date: Week 4 Word Count: 1000 — 1200 words
This assessment is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge of community development.
The key purpose of Community Development is to build strong communities based on equality, justice and mutual respect by enabling ordinary people to take part in working to address the issues that affect their lives and bring about positive change for their community.
Drawing on the readings from the first few weeks, you are required to discuss:
§ What is community development?
§ Why is community development and community participation important?
§ What is the role of Community Development workers in the process?
Also: Choose and research one (1) of the principles of community development from the list below:
§ Provide an outline of your chosen principle.
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