I work for the Wellcome Trust in promoting public engagement with scientific reserach. This spans everything from direct communications (one way stuff) to community led processes around health research. I am particularly interested (personally) in participatory communications processes for empowerment and how these could be translated into public engagement with scientific research. On the weekend I work on my own art work in my studio in Brighton UK.
A world where everyone is respected by themselves and others and where arrogance is challenged and power is distributed more equally.
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I have the same concerns as yourself. Interventionist approach can cripple the community and disempower them. Welcome to this hetwork. There are a few groups which might interest you. Warm greetings from Delhi!
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