Empowering women to participate fully in economic life across all sectors is essential to building stronger communities, achieve nationally and internationally agreed goals for development and sustainability, and improve the quality of life for women, men, families and communities.
Westpoint-Sustainable Community Development conducts research on social inclusion and the needs of the communities we serve. Social inclusion research is a significant factor in the development of our projects and requires policies that recognise the importance of societal levels of analysis and not simply the economic or individual indicators.
Social Inclusion Cross-Sector Approach
Social inclusion and poverty among young people has increased during the economic crisis.The Westpoint-Sustainable Community Development Youth Strategy aims to: