Leveraging Community Expertise to Advance Health Equity

Published By
Urban Institute

This brief examines how governments and organizations adopt community engagement approaches to collaborate and share power with communities that experience health inequities. The report also identifies principles and strategies that help build trust with and engage community members, including ensuring sufficient and flexible funding and cross-sector support, dedicating time and patience and forging continuity, and fighting structural racism more broadly. 

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Community Engagement

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Racial Justice

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Health Equity

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Published on 10/22/2021