Praise for the book ...
‘Communities have a critical role in the formulation of public policy. Thisimportant new book, rooted in a wealth of experience, resonates strongly withwork being pursued by humanitarian organizations to effect change with andfor marginalized people everywhere. I welcome its contribution to this goalwholeheartedly.’
Sir Nicholas Young
, CEO, British Red Cross‘This book provides inspiring examples of the power and potential of collec-tive action by the poor to hold governments accountable and to change thepolicy frameworks that affect their lives.’
, Advocacy and Citizen Engagement,Coady International Institute, St. Francis Xavier University‘The case studies in the book are truly inspirational and will be an importanttool in the process of southern voices and experiences in
uencing interna-tional development policy. This compilation makes it easy for policy makersto learn from and use the experiences and struggles of poor people to developrelevant policies that address their needs and interests.’
, Governance Policy Coordinator,One World Action and CoChair, BOND Governance Group