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Volunteering and Social Activism: Pathways for Participation in Human Development

by Helene Perold; Karena Cronin

Jan 1, 2008

This discussion paper explores the following questions, drawing on the above-mentioned background study: How is volunteering an d social activism understood?; How do volunteering and social activism foster people's participation?; What is the relationship between participation and development?; What is required to widen and sustain participation?