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empowerment

 [em-pow´er-ment]
the gaining by individuals or groups of the capability to fully participate in decision-making processes in an equitable and fair fashion.

empowerment

An external process which builds a person’s self-esteem and confidence in his/her ability to make good decisions, to control his/her own life and to achieve autonomy.

empowerment

1. Investing power in another person or group by sharing leadership roles, or helping others to engage fully in a process.
2. Participating actively and autonomously in policies or events that affect one's health or well-being.
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The empowerment index and the dietary intake are not different from the graphs presented in Figure 4.
In recent years, the number of publications highlighting the importance of empowerment as a way to encourage people to take control and responsibility for managing their health has increased.
Abdul Al Salam Al Madani, who expressed his confidence in hosting the event in Moscow to help create new grounds for cooperation between the UAE and Russia, particularly in human empowerment and sustainability.
'Empowerment programme will not be the only project throughout the four years of our administration, as this is for the women, more is coming for the men, youths and our, communities.
To achieve this, the authority has designed a customised women's empowerment training programme to address the key learning needs identified for 40 Emirati women who are fresh graduates.
The empowerment is described differently in different context and cultures, but in this research study, Mayoux's Empowerment model has been used to explore and understand the empowerment among rural women of Sindh.
The activist wondered whether women's empowerment is an issue that is mainly derived from society's need or is dictated by foreign bodies.
Empowerment of the clinical nurse should be considered the framework on which professional growth and development are built.
In the context of women and development, empowerment must include more choices for women to make on their own.
'Ako, ever since iyon-iyong pinapakipaglaban ko - na para magkaroon tayo ng real empowerment. Iyong economic empowerment ng mga kababaihan, napaka-importante,' the Vice President said.
Prime Minister was briefed on UNDP's Youth Empowerment Programme (YEP), which, in collaboration with Prime Minister's Youth Program, aims to support youth engagement and empowerment initiatives across Pakistan over a period of five.
The Prime Minister was briefed on UNDP's Youth Empowerment Programme (YEP), which, in collaboration with Prime Minister's Youth Programme is aimed at supporting youth engagement and empowerment initiatives across Pakistan over a period of five.

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