Social innovation: Engaging communities in improving their own health

Authors

  • Beatrice Halpaap
  • John C. Reeder

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Published

2018-12-26

How to Cite

Halpaap, B., & Reeder, J. C. (2018). Social innovation: Engaging communities in improving their own health. Ethiopian Medical Journal, 57(1). Retrieved from https://emjema.org/index.php/EMJ/article/view/1229