social action


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Noun1.social action - a social policy of reform (especially socioeconomic reform)
social policy - a policy of for dealing with social issues
affirmative action - a policy designed to redress past discrimination against women and minority groups through measures to improve their economic and educational opportunities; "affirmative action has been extremely controversial and was challenged in 1978 in the Bakke decision"
fence mending - social action to improve poor relations (especially in politics); "they moved forward from a period of fence mending to substantive changes in the country"
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Buzon sent a circular to all parishes, asking the public to respond to the needs of evacuees by sending donations through the Social Action Center of the Diocese of Bacolod.
Contract notice: supply of tools and materials for the establishments of the center for social action of the city of paris
Upon returning home, I decided that the Women's March offers the opportunity to take a historical event and analyze it for elements related to free speech, social action, and social justice.
com @tamlynpost A YOUNG West Midlands volunteer is pledging to get more of his peers involved in social action.
26 (SUNA) - Head of Sudan delegation for the Ninth Meeting of the Social Affairs and Gender of COMESA Countries and State Minister at the Ministry of Welfare and Security, Ibrahim Adam Ibrahim, has declared Sudan approval of the COMESA Social Action Document.
The goal is to enable six in 10 of those aged 20 to take part in social action by 2020.
iwill's goal is to enable six in 10 10-20 year-olds to take part in social action by 2020.
Nearly twice that number said they would like to get involved in social action that contributes to their neighbourhoods, but felt the opportunities did not exist.
22 -- For the last forty five years I have been conducting numerous social analysis courses to the hundreds of social action groups in various parts of the country on the livelihood situation of the millions of agricultural labourers, small and marginal farming classes of India.
Matthew Otubu, 20, one of the young volunteers, adds: "Keep an open mind when identifying your 'passion' or potential avenues to take part in social action.
DOHA, Oct 20 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Minister Social Affairs and Labor, and Minister State for Planning and Development Affairs Hind Al-Sabeeh on Monday night underscored the importance of closer coordination among GCC states in social action to realize the objectives of development.