Can Do Refugees

2020 a compilation with all the training material of the meetings (LTTAs) will be released.

The manual

The development of the content contained in this manual lie deep within the international events facilitated through the Can Do Empowerment Programme.Through these events practitioners from Austria, Germany, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, Spain and South Africa were supported in coming together to exchange and share theories, ideas, methods and exercises in the field of empowerment and tackling discrimination.

This manual is intended for anyone who supports empowerment of people when challenging discrimination and exclusion. Within the manual we have explored the many different notions of power, empowerment and what it means to be a social change agent.

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The book

In the book the reader will have the opportunity to explore and listen to the individual voices of a diverse group of participants who engaged with the “Can Do Empowerment” programme. You will receive an insight into the personal stories of individuals who face discrimination as well as those attempting to combat discrimination and exclusion. They are also, in their own discrete and different ways, Social Change Agents striving for empowerment.

The material was put together in a participatory development process with participants from Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, South Africa and the United Kingdom. The book is available in English, German, Spanish, Dutch.

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Download: German

Download: Spanish

Download: Dutch