Role of literacy and education in global health: A study of India
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Advocacy for health and health education
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Identify national health indicators affected by literacy and education status. Explain the impact of female literacy on local and national maternal, infant, and family health. Assess the sustainability of and justification for public health literacy and education promotion programs. Design local and sustainable literacy and education promotional programs focused on female recruitment and empowerment, domestically and abroad.
Keyword(s): Literacy, Education
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a second year PhD student studying public and global health. I have contributed to the planning and organizing of several developing country community projects, including the launch of a 10-year Zambian dual village improvement program, sponsored by the World Vision. Although third world health and education are my passion, I am committed and determined to deliver ethically sound and culturally (religiously, economically, societally, etc.) competent and relevant research and programming.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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