The article defines community engagement as a method to improve communities identifying and addressing local ideas, concerns and opportunities. Other definitions are included to demonstrate the variety of perspectives of community engagement by both academics and practitioners in the field. The article also provides a brief description of community engagement in practice and demonstrates two relevant case studies in Sub-Saharan Africa which has led to the creation of two separate community engagement models.

29th January 2018 • comment

Review of 2017 publication containing 47 essays on science communication through broadcast, social media and scientific publication channels.

29th September 2017 • comment