raise (one's) consciousness

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raise (one's) consciousness

To increase one's awareness or understanding of one's own needs or the needs of others. Traveling abroad really raised my consciousness about the plight of the poor around the world.
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This guided walk with the Durham Bird Club, should put a bloom on peoples cheeks and in the sense of raising their consciousness about our local birds and wildlife, help make people's environmental awareness bloom.