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a citizen who takes an active role in the community (as in crime prevention and neighborhood watch)

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The Active Citizens programme trains middle and secondary school students as leaders, influencers, and agents of change within their communities through a rigorous 32-hour coursework followed by 32 hours of SAP practical implementation.
West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson, who oversees the Active Citizens Fund, added: "It sends a strong message that we are taking money off criminals and funding worthy causes through my Active Citizens Fund with the money.
The Active Citizens Fund in Czech Republic is established under the specific Programme Area for Civil Society.
Commissioner David Jamieson said: "I'd encourage residents in Birmingham to apply to my office for POCA money through my Active Citizens Fund.
The project aims to reinforce the role of women with disability in the public life and consolidate their rights as active citizens in the society without discrimination, said association president Maroua Aroubi.
The TWE program provides women, many in rural areas, with the opportunity to learn English and become active citizens in their communities, promoting the values of tolerance, moderation, and economic opportunity.
Acting head of the Centre hailed such visits to inform RAP students of reformation and rehabilitation services to transform inmates to active citizens with good contributions in society.
Amman, June 3 (Petra)-- His Majesty King Abdullah II, accompanied by Her Majesty queen Rania, on Wednesday, attended the annual ceremony of King Abdullah II Fund for Development, dubbed " Active Citizens, Creative and Qualified for the Job Market.
In Lebanon, where the government is crippled by deadlocks and vacuums, the need for these people -- known as active citizens -- is great.
9 ( ANI ): Around 2000 runners including specially-abled and active citizens, sportspersons and social media assembled at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday to run together to promote the value of inclusion and spirit of active citizenship.
Coun Ian Grayson, cabinet member for children, young people and learning, said: "We want to encourage our young people to become active citizens, including taking part in local democracy, and this is a great way to do so.
We invite all active citizens who are ready to invest their knowledge, time and energy into the development of the city's parks.
Sabloff (Santa Fe Institute) answers the question with a qualified and cautious yes, but based on her fieldwork in Mongolia, also argues that people prefer different ways of practicing democracy, with Mongolians, for example, preferring capitalist democracy's emphasis on economic freedom over liberal democracy's emphasis on politically active citizens, representative government, equality under the law, and the rule of law.
FROM POVERTY TO POWER: HOW ACTIVE CITIZENS AND EFFECTIVE STATES CAN CHANGE THE WORLD has been fully revised and updated in this new second edition, and argues that a radical redistribution of power, opportunities and assets is required to make any real, meaningful dent in the cycles of poverty and inequality.
Assistant Scout leader Daniel Haigh said: "We encourage young people to voice their opinions, to develop their understandings and to become active citizens.
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