Village participation in the healthworkers" training programme.

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Published by University of Helsinki, Institute of Development Studies in [Helsinki, Finland .

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  • Community health aides -- Training of -- Tanzania -- Citizen participation -- Congresses.,
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ContributionsTroil, Margaretha von., Tanzania. Wizara ya Afya.
LC ClassificationsRA552.T34 V55 1982
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Paginationix, 77, 107 p. :
Number of Pages107
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Open LibraryOL2799050M
LC Control Number83229147

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book. Supervision (Lauren Crigler, Jessica Gergen and Henry Perry) Chapter What Motivates Community Health Workers. Designing Programs that. This training manual has been created to aid in the training of Community Health Workers (CHWs).

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Worker participation means that workers are involved in establishing, operating, evaluating, and improving the safety and health program.

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the validity of indegenous technical knowledge of the village community; d) Field Research on Farming System, the focus of attention is in field research participation, because the farmers as the main actors in agriculture are very experienced people that have their own ways to maintain the live of their agricultural system.

In the village selected for participation, the elderly population consisted of men and women; the local IHSP-Elderly program provides care for up to 70 members, and it has 3 CHWs.

The study had 3 types of participants: members of the IHSP-Elderly program (patients), CHWs serving the IHSP-Elderly program, and a district health staff member.Community health workers (per 1, people) from The World Bank: Data.

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