Tagged: data

A Framework to Improve Community & Enhance the Quality of Life of Millions

The WIN Measures tool is a living library of common measures using hundreds of data sources from across different sectors.

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Powerful open data tool illustrates life expectancy gaps are larger in more racially segregated cities

Racial segregation has been associated with lower life expectancy. A new analysis using the City Health Dashboard shows that, overall, cities with higher levels of racial residential segregation have disturbingly large gaps in life expectancy—up to 30 years.

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Data That Speaks Across Sectors

The Build Healthy Places Network synthesized 18 tools to see what measurement indicators are shared across sectors.

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What is the business case for community development?

Public health and planning professionals assume that holistic development benefits communities. But where’s the supporting evidence?

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Measuring Complexity: Evaluation of Community Change Initiatives

How do you know if you are building a healthier place?

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Germinating New Healthy Cross-Sector Collaborations

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond acts as a convener and relationship builder, capturing the emerging energy in the District for the creation of new cross-sector collaborations on the local level. We talk with Jeanne Milliken Bonds, Regional Community Development Team Leader, for an introduction to the new relationships growing in the Fifth District.

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