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النسخة التجريبية من موقع النهضة العربية (أرض)

Comments on the Draft Social Development Law of 2023
Position Paper


Social development is a multidimensional and interdisciplinary concept that considers the interplay between various factors influencing the quality of life. Governments, non-governmental organizations, and international agencies worldwide often collaborate to implement policies and programs aimed at fostering social development.

Key elements of social development include social safety nets, poverty alleviation, access to healthcare services, education and training, housing assistance, employment support policies, and policies for social Inclusion, in particular those that address systemic barriers and discrimination that may contribute to social disparities.

Social work, social care, and social development are related concepts, but they have distinct focuses and roles. They share the common goal of improving well-being, but each concept operates at different levels and addresses distinct aspects of social services. In contrast to the more systemic efforts of social development to create a more equitable and just society through the different policies, strategies, and tools, social work involves professional intervention to empower individuals and communities, and social care provides direct assistance to those in need of support for daily living.