Building Community Capactiy through Evidence-Based Program Evaluation
Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Community capacity building describes a particular way of working with and supporting communities to build skills and experience, increase opportunities, and enhance involvement in the decisions that affect them. This session aims to illustrate the importance of utilizing program evaluation in order to strength community based interventions.
Session Objectives: 1. List 1-3 techniques for building community capacity for programs
2. Differentiate between different approaches to evaluating community based interventions
3. Define community capacity building
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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Community-Based Public Health Caucus
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)