The BC Cancer Agency primary prevention program : Using Negotiated Accountability to evaluate a comunity-determined health initiative

The British Columbia Cancer Agency Centre for the Southern Interior Prevention Program operated from 1997 to 2005, resulting in community-determined cancer prevention initiatives specific to unique local needs. These initiatives included community events and forums, school food and nutrition activities, physical exercise initiatives, environment and air quality programs, early childhood education, tobacco counselling programs, and cancer prevention-related publications.