Tackling health disparities in Englands: the role of neighbourhood renewal

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The National Strategy for Neighbourhood Renewal (NSNR) is a central component of British policy to reduce health disparities. This program seeks to improve local socioeconomic and physical environments through the intensive regeneration of disadvantaged communities. We describe the challenges facing evaluators tasked with assessing the impacts of 1 component of the NSNR-the New Deal for Communities initiative-and explore techniques that may be adopted in the evaluation process.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)626-628
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Public Health
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2005