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When you take her out to meet new people, don't try to encourage her if she is showing fear. Try to distract her and give her treats and then give some treats to anyone who wants to pet her so that she can go up to them on her terms.
I had a rescue that was very fearful and I used to sit at the park with her on the park bench and just let her watch people. I have 2 vests, one that says, "ask to pet me, I'm friendly" and the other says, "please don't pet me, In training". I used the don't pet me one for about a week so that she could just get used to people without them touching her and then I switched to the other vest so that when people asked to pet her, I could give them a treat to give her. Don't push her. Let her meet people on her terms. The only other thing that really helps is another really secure dog that she can watch to see how they interact with people.