‘People are sick and tired of being subjects of research. We are doing action research so people are becoming subjects of transformation.’ Watch the documentary film showcasing some of the participatory research carried out in 29 countries with communities experiencing poverty and marginalisation, as part of the Participate initiative.
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The UN High Level Panel’s anticipated report on what should follow the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in 2015, was published on 30 May 2013. Participate responds to the report, based on in-depth participatory research with people living in poverty and marginalisation, from 18 organisations working in over 30 countries worldwide, which together form the Participate initiative’s Participatory Research Group network.
This article is also available to read in English ينسب فضل اشعال عملية التغيير الجوهرية إلى الشباب فى مصر الذين طالبوا بحكومة أكثر شمولية تستجيب لاحتياجتهم وتطلعاتهم. وعلى الرغم من أن العديد من الشباب يواجهون المزيد من التهميش ويعيشون فى المناطق الفقيرة والعشوائية، فإنهم يواجهون انعدام الفرص، والاقصاء الاجتماعى وانعدام الثقة الراسخة تجاه الإدارة المحلية. […]
At the UN High Level Panel (HLP) meeting in Monrovia this month, Participate ran a 90-minute interactive workshop session with members of the HLP and their advisors, to share a synthesis of early research findings that would inform the post-2015 debates. Panel members explored key recommendations from those who are living in poverty and who […]
By Leo Williams (Beyond 2015) and Thea Shahrokh (Participate) What is the vision for global development post the 2015 milestone of the Millennium Development Goals? What is the purpose of a framework in contributing towards this vision? What are the values that will underpin that framework – how will they be reflected throughout its whole […]