What are some theories that are relevant for KM?

There are a number of theories relevant to KM.

Several theories can be applied into KM for global health programming, including:

  • Bloom's taxonomy of learning (promoting concepts, processes, and procedures in education)
  • Diffusion of innovations (how new ideas, products, and practices spread within a system over time)
  • Ideation (diffusion of new ways of thinking or new behaviors through communication and social interaction)
  • Stages of change (individual motivation or readiness to change behavior)

Learn more about the theories relevant to KM.