Community-led Research is What Today’s Development Needs:
Global Community Action Guides to Support Community Organizers

By Ishita Petkar, John Mwebe and Tom Weerachat

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“The community-led research we carried out in Marange strengthened the struggle of our community in a remarkable way and was a powerful mobilizing tool in enabling communities to organize and rally behind a common agenda…. Because the community owned the process and this research, they are making sure their voice is heard.” — Melania Chiponda, WoMin

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Community members impacted by Akiira Geothermal Power Plant participate in a community meeting
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Communities in impacted by the Northern Province Sustainable Fisheries Development Project participate in a workshop
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Mr. Sikander Brohi, Executive Director of Participatory Development Initiatives shares the findings from the community-led research process. Image Credit: Daily Balochistan Express

International Accountability Project works to defend the rights, land and livelihoods of people threatened by destructive development projects.

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