Social justice and community development
Ensuring community development programmes serve to manage social change without challenging the interests of those in power, adjusting communities, enabling them to cope with the realities of their situations, even when these are rooted in social injustices.
Research ethics focus on the moral principles that researchers must follow in their respective fields of research.
The free choice of one's own acts without external compulsion
The skills leading to enhance self-determination, like goal setting, problem solving, and decision making, enable communities to assume greater responsibility and control.
Putting the environment on the news
Any development should meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.