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Planning Knowledge Sharing in the Context of a Health Impact Assessment
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Links
Research Matters Knowledge Translation Toolkit. Bennett, G., & Jessani, N. (2011). On the site of the International Development Research Centre.

Facilitating a knowledge translation process: Knowledge review and facilitation tool. Lemire, N., Souffez, K., & Laurendeau, M.-C. (2013).  9 MB. On the site of the Institut national de santé publique du Québec.

Political and institutional influences on the use of evidence in public health policy. A systematic review. Liverani, M., Hawkins, B., & Parkhurst, J.O. (2013). PLoS ONE, 8(10): e77404, 1-9. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0077404. Free access.

Why doesn't evidence win the day in policy and policymaking? [Blog post] Cairney, P. (2017).

Interview with a former minister of Health in the Australian government : Getting evidence into health policy. Roxon, N. (2017). Public Health Research and Practice, 27(1):e2711701. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17061/phrp2711701 Free access.

Knowledge exchange strategies for interventions and policy in public health. Kouri, D. (2009).  Evidence & Policy: A Journal of Research, Debate and Practice, Volume 5, Number 1, January 2009 , pp. 71-83(13). Abstract on the site of ingentaconnect.


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Planning Knowledge Sharing in the Context of a Health Impact Assessment
This briefing note explains how to plan and incorporate knowledge-sharing activities while conducting a health impact assessment.
Published in September 2013.  DescriptionDownload  601 K
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The health impact assessment (HIA) process involves a variety of sectors other than the health sector and is intended to inform decision making. Organizing appropriate knowledge-sharing activities is therefore indispensable to maximizing the chances that the recommendations that result from the HIA are relevant and taken into account.
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This briefing note guides the reader in developing a knowledge-sharing plan. The document is aimed specifically at persons called upon to conduct HIAs; however, it may also be of interest to persons working on other projects involving several sectors or aiming at informing decision making related to public policies.

Planning Knowledge Sharing in the Context of a Health Impact Assessment
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