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Student Support for 2014 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum

By most accounts the 2013 edition of the Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum was a success. As with all human endeavors, there are always things to improve.  One of the suggestions was to increase the support available to students.  We think this is a good idea. We are setting a goal of providing 30 students with [...]

By | June 21st, 2013|Announcements, Funding|0 Comments

Experience from Brazil: Creative uses of specialized knowledge to support community development

Drafted: John Saxby, Ottawa, Nov. 10, 2011 (checked with Andre Spitz, COEP, Nov. 7) COEP[1] is a national social mobilization network in Brazil, founded in 1993 as part of the social movement against hunger and poverty. Since that time, it has effectively engaged the specialized knowledge of research agencies and universities to support its work [...]

By | November 13th, 2011|Guest Commentary, KMb Articles|0 Comments

Community Engaged Scholarship for Health: Knowledge Mobilization in Action

Last year, I responded to a request for reviewers for the online resource: Described as: "a free, online mechanism for peer-reviewing, publishing and disseminating products of health-related community-engaged scholarship that are in forms other than journal articles." I was uncertain what to expect my contribution as a reviewer might look like. Having just completed [...]

By | January 3rd, 2011|Resources|1 Comment