Defining Your Community

Defining your community is an important first step in planning and organising community action.

Being able to define and describe the key characteristics of your community will allow you to understand the dynamics of your community, and to track changes over time.

This learning resource will:

  • Demonstrate the importance of having a well-defined community when taking forward community action.
  • Explain how to define your community, using geography and household demographics.
  • Highlight and point to successful case studies you can learn from.

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