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Judith Maxwell to Moderate E-Dialogue on Social Capital and Sustainable Development


Social capital is a term generally used to describe the social networks that facilitate collective action - from the neighbourhood group that organizes to control local traffic to the international coalition that sparked the treaty to ban anti-personnel landmines. It is becoming increasingly clear that social capital has a powerful role in sustainable development.

Release Date: 8 Mar 2002
Number of pages: 2
Document number: 30055