Exploring Houston’s Third Ward


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By Stig Daniels and Rice University's Baker Institute. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Houston’s Third Ward is a historically African American neighborhood with a long tradition of community pride and civic engagement. A major report issued in October provided a detailed, data-driven analysis of the neighborhood. The study, entitled “Third Ward Comprehensive Needs Assessment Data Report,” was produced by the Baker Institute’s Center for Health and Biosciences in partnership with a community-based organization, the Sankofa Research Institute. What are the report’s key findings policy implications?

This episode’s guest is Dr. Quianta Moore, the Baker Institute’s Fellow in Child Health Policy. She is co-author of “Third Ward Comprehensive Needs Assessment Report.”

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