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Resource Name:Sustainability science: an integrated approach for health-programme planning
File:click to download: Sustainability_science-_an_integrated_approach_for_health-programme_planning.pdf
Resource Type:Article
Short Desc:Conceptual and empirical review of experiences about sustainability by Gruen et al., who propose that "sustainable health programmes are regarded as complex systems that encompass programmes, health problems targeted by programmes, and programmes’ drivers or key stakeholders, all of which interact dynamically within any given context." An important step in apprehending sustainability as the emerging property within complex local systems.
Resource Date:01-Nov-08
Contact Person:Russell L. Gruen MBBS PhD FRACS
Related Topics:  Track 1: Sustain. in Community Health
 Track 3: Complex Systems
 Health Outcomes
 Health systems strengthening
 Health/Basic Services
 Human Development
 Organizational Capacity
 Political participation
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