In this piece for his blog, “From Poverty to Power”, Duncan Green of Oxfam GB asks some important questions surrounding research methods and how they might be used to empower real change.
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“So I’ll end with the usual questions – what am I missing? Where has it happened already? What do you think?”
About the author
Duncan Green is a strategic adviser for Oxfam GB and the author of “From Poverty to Power”.
Who is it for?
Every organisation that uses research, feedback or data to engage with people and the challenges they face will find much food for thought in the questions raised.
How could this help/improve services for young people?
Inventive, yet respectful, methods for gathering meaningful feedback and data can form the backbone of a successful intervention, which genuinely helps those with whom we work, rather than simply fulfilling data-gathering requirements.
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