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Mobilize and build the capacity of communities through community-based health programs.

Center for High Impact Philanthropy

Comprehensive community-based health programs have demonstrated success in improving the health and well-being of the populations they serve, especially impoverished women and children. These programs are particularly cost-effective because unnecessary sickness and more costly hospital care are avoided with prevention and early detection at the community level. They address the root causes of ill health through integrated programs in education, livelihood support, and water and sanitation.

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