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Obstacles and limits, supports and potential

Liz Richardson

in DIY Community Action

Published by Policy Press

Published in print March 2008 | ISBN: 9781847420855
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302124 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781847420855.003.0008
Obstacles and limits, supports and potential

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This chapter studies the many barriers and obstacles that groups have to deal with, as well as the support they receive. It explores the limits of what groups can or want to do, and the potential to facilitate the work of the groups. The financial sustainability of the groups is also examined. The chapter furthermore discusses the range of external supports the groups receive, the kind of help they get and where it comes from, and what forms of support the groups value.

Keywords: barriers; external support; limits; facilitation; groups's work; financial sustainability; forms of support

Chapter.  17938 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies

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