Leaders and Organizations of Community Organizations in Asia (LOCOA)

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URL: https://www.locoa.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LOCOA-722799197804602/

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1993-11 Baguio Philippines


Established during meeting of Asian community organizations. Took over activities of H-XD5356 - Asian Committee for People's Organization (ACPO), founded in 1971 and dissolved in early 1990's.


Introduce community organizations to countries where none as yet exist; train community organizations on long- and short-term basis (one to seven months); organize exposure trips for community organizations and their support groups; arrange workshops in which national groups can exchange tactics and experiences; circulate information; arrange for research and evaluation; work with other Asia-wide bodies to help make people's participation a reality; retain the ecumenical nature of the network and expand it to include Muslim, Hindu and Buddhist members.


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GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities



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