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Enhancing Rural Community Capacity July 10, 2015 Print Friendly and PDF

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The Field of Community Development

Community Development and Economic Development: Are they one and the same?

Community Development Professionals in Practice

Public vs Private Value: What is the difference?

The Value of Public Value

Ripple Effects Mapping: An Effective Tool for Identifying Community Development Program Impacts


Managing Groups

What is a facilitator? What is facilitation? 

Making Group Decisions: Six options

Neutral Meeting Facilitation: Difficult and critical 

Ground Rules vs Working Agreements

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