Community participation in health: perpetual allure, persistent challenge.

  title={Community participation in health: perpetual allure, persistent challenge.},
  author={Lynn M. Morgan},
  journal={Health policy and planning},
  volume={16 3},
The concept of community participation continues to capture the attention of international health policymakers and analysts nearly a quarter of a century after it was formally introduced at the Alma Ata Conference. This paper reviews trends in the participation literature of the 1990s, drawing examples primarily from Latin America. The following topics are discussed: sustainability, new methods for operationalizing and evaluating participation, the significance of local and cultural variability… CONTINUE READING

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