Low Resource Contexts (Countries & Communities) (LRCs) - Introduction
This page introduces the topics covered in this sub-section of wiki-summaries on school-based and school-linked policies, programs, services and practices in Low Resource Countries.
Click on any of the items listed in the navigation bar on the right hand side of this page to access the various summaries. The wiki-summaries will eventually include Glossary Terms (1-3 paragraphs), Encyclopedia Entries (Two pages), Handbook Sections (Book Chapters) and Bibliographies/Toolboxes (Extensive lists updated periodically) as well as Additional Resources.
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Key Messages/Lessons Learned:
Here are some of the key messages or things that we have learned thus far in these discussions:
Here are some current or important highlights from this International Discussion Group. These are extracted from the background/discussion paper and the draft consensus statement developed by the FRESH Partners.
The consensus statement notes several lessons learned and insights gained from practice-based discussions in webinars. The series of webinars on low resource countries organized by FRESH Partners has led to several
practical and strategic insights about school health & nutrition programs in low resource countries. The richness of this accumulated knowledge is well worth the time in viewing the recordings and referring to the resources. These sessions are ongoing.
body of research, has identified several guiding principles should underpin the implementation and
maintenance of approaches, initiatives and programs: (See page 4 of the background/discussion paper)
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Topics in this Section
The topics for the wiki-summaries planned, in development or completed are listed below. Click on the active web links to access our work done so far.
- Low Resource Countries & Communities- Introduction
- Multi-Component Approaches (MCAs) in LRCs