Key Social Issues

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agencies to identify key social issues for reform, while influencing the outcome of the decision making process. Civic, citizen, and social engagement are important components of society by providing citizens with the opportunity to engage in activities that impact public service and citizen participation. Civic engagement activities have a positive effect on individuals physical, emotional, and mental health. Civic engagement encourages citizens to participate in activities that develop skills and knowledge that enrich the lives of others, as well as, “ ‘an essential form of social capital’ that significantly improves the institutional and economic performance of regions by supporting interpersonal trust, which helps to decrease transaction
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