Promoting Healthy Communities through Community Health Management and Empowerment

Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA), in cooperation with the Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University, organized an international training course on “Promoting Healthy Communities through Community Health Management and Empowerment” during 19 – 30 September 2022 via an online platform. Participants who attend the course not less than 80% and received an E-certificate were 24 participants from 11 countries (Ecuador, the Philippines, Azerbaijan, Chile, Costa Rica, India, Kazakhstan, Madagascar, Maldives, Nepal and Pakistan). Organized under TICA’s Annual International Training Course or AITC framework, this course aims to share Thailand’s experiences and best practices in community empowerment and community health development, the concepts related to the health care system, the strategies of community health development and the principles and processes for community empowerment focused on strengthening community action and health innovation.