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Community health education in Commonwealth countries

Gillian Walt

Community health education in Commonwealth countries

by Gillian Walt

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Published by Commonwealth Secretariat in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health education -- Commonwealth of Nations.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p79-87.

    Statementa study by Gill Walt and Pamela Constantinides.
    ContributionsConstantinides, Pamela., Commonwealth Secretariat.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA440.3C65 W35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination98 p. :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20233007M
    ISBN 100850922380
    OCLC/WorldCa16472378

      The ninth edition of Common Health for the Commonwealth updates data and trends on preventable health conditions and social factors affecting the health of Massachusetts residents. The report covers: Social Determinants of Health — the broad social, economic, and environmental factors — such as poverty, education, housing, and nutrition. The College of Humanities and Sciences is the center of liberal arts education at Virginia Commonwealth University. Its 19 departments and two schools house the core disciplines in the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities, and offer numerous .

    About Us. Commonwealth Education Online website offers a variety of resources and important links to organisations related to education in the Commonwealth; 53 individual country reports about education and education ministries; a host to multimedia through Commonwealth Education TV, which allows one to watch interviews and presentations filmed at major Commonwealth education events, as well. This Briefing Book was prepared by the Division of Health Education at the Geneva Headquarters of theW orld Health Organization in support of current moves to extend health promotion strategies to developing countries in pursuit of the Health for All goal. Acknowledgement is made to the large number of individuals and groups committed to.

      Commonwealth countries are expected to make a landmark agreement today on universal health care for almost one-third of the world's population, including free . Health education in the community. Historically, teaching has been a significant nursing responsibility since Florence Nightingale’s () early work. Gardner () emphasized that health teaching is one of the most fundamental nursing principles and that “a nurse, in even the most obscure position must be a teacher of no mean order.” There is much support for the nurse’s involvement.


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