A flawed study on deworming children—and new studies that expose its errors—reveal why activists and philanthropists alike need safeguards.
Five principles to guide how communities can develop new pathways to health, plus concrete steps toward contributing to a culture that values connections and relationships as much as treatments and health campaigns.
Communities have the resources to address the problems they face; they just need to approach those problems in a different way.
Only by finding a new narrative that embraces the whole, rather than the parts, can we build the health-creating systems we need.
How funders can best support place-based initiatives.
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A case for using targeted measures of progress in philanthropy.
Imagining a healthier future doesn’t start with how to pay for it. Communities must first develop a shared view of what a healthier life could be.
The case for investing in the long-term health and well-being of communities, based on what those communities value.
Including community members in decisions about evaluation can improve the community’s capacity to effectively manage and control change.
Four ways to improve community evaluation so that it helps build, rather than erode, social progress.