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May 19, 2016

Media, Discussion, and Attitudes in Fragile Contexts

"...we are not yet in a position to claim that media can affect attitudes towards violence at scale. We are, however, in a position to highlight the importance of discussion as a predictor of...

May 19, 2016

The Role of Communications in a World in Crisis - SBCC Summit 2016 Keynote

“What is needed is not incremental baby step change to make the world more safe, more just, and more sustainable; what is needed is fundamental structural and systemic change.” This Keynote Speech by...

May 16, 2016

C'est La Vie Television Programme

C'est La Vie is a 50-episode telenovela that uses entertainment education to promote awareness and dialogue around issues such as maternal and child health, family planning, gender-based violence,...

May 11, 2016

Kuwa Mfano wa Kuigwa: A Gender-Transformative Campaign to Reduce Social Acceptance of Intimate Partner Violence

"Exposure to campaign messages led to more men believing that forced sex is violence and that a man is never justified in beating his wife. The campaign also increased men’s willingness to help a...

May 11, 2016

CoupleConnect: A Gender-Transformative Approach to HIV Prevention for Tanzanian Couples

"Couple connectedness is defined as the quality of the emotional bond between partners that is both mutual and sustained over time. For couple connectedness to exist, it must be experienced by both...

May 11, 2016

SBCC Summit 2016 CommTalk: C'est La Vie!

“We should compete in the professional world and sell our content because we should be proud of them.” This CommTalk took place at the First International SBCC (Social and Behaviour Change...

May 10, 2016

SBCC Summit 2016 CommTalk: Free, On-Demand SBCC

“500 million dumb phones sounds like a smart place to start”. This CommTalk took place at the First International SBCC (Social and Behaviour Change Communication) Summit in February 2016 in Addis...

May 6, 2016

Galvanizing Commitment: Creating a Supportive Environment for Family Planning Programs

"Demonstrable commitment to family planning strengthens the enabling environment in which programs and policies are implemented...Advocacy plays a key role in moving toward establishing commitment as...

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2016-04-11 The Soul Beat 261 - Addressing Gender-Based Violence Through Media and Communication
2016-02-14 The Soul Beat 260: The Open Knowledge Hub - Creating Opportunities for Greater Knowledge Sharing
2015-12-09 The Soul Beat 259 - Communication and Media News and Issues
2015-11-30 The Soul Beat 258 - On the Fast-Track to End AIDS - World AIDS Day 2015
2015-10-09 The Soul Beat 257 - Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Africa
2015-09-28 The Soul Beat 256 - Communication and Media News and Issues
2015-08-24 The Soul Beat 255 - ICTs for Development in Africa
2015-07-27 The Soul Beat 254 - Media for Development in Africa
2015-06-17 The Soul Beat 253 - Communicating for Transparency, Democracy and Governance in Africa
2015-05-25 The Soul Beat 252 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2015-04-28 The Soul Beat 251 - Television for Social Change in Africa
2015-03-23 The Soul Beat 250 - Media and Communication for Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Responses
2015-02-09 The Soul Beat 249 - The Power of Radio in Africa
2015-01-12 The Soul Beat Issue 248: Community Dialogues for Health
2014-12-08 The Soul Beat 247 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2014-11-24 The Soul Beat 246 - Soul City: Celebrating 20 Years of Communicating for Social Change
2014-10-20 The Soul Beat 245 - Communicating for Improved Agriculture in Africa
2014-09-22 The Soul Beat 244 - Protecting Girls from Child Marriage and FGM in Africa
2014-08-25 The Soul Beat 243 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2014-07-22 The Soul Beat 242 - Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Southern Africa
2014-06-25 The Soul Beat 241 - ICTS for Development in Africa
2014-05-12 The Soul Beat 240 - Participatory Video and Photography in Africa
2014-04-22 The Soul Beat 239 - Communicating for Malaria Prevention and Control in Africa
2014-03-25 The Soul Beat 238 - Social and Behaviour Change Communication and Health in Africa
2014-02-26 The Soul Beat 237 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2014-02-12 The Soul Beat 236 - Celebrating World Radio Day
2014-01-28 The Soul Beat 235 - Communicating for Education in Africa
2013-12-10 The Soul Beat 234 - Soul City: Communicating for Health and Development
2013-11-26 The Soul Beat 233 - Promoting Healthy Border and Migrant Populations
2013-11-13 The Soul Beat 232 - Communication to Address Gender-based Violence
2013-10-23 The Soul Beat 231 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2013-10-08 The Soul Beat 230 - Communicating About Climate Change
2013-09-25 The Soul Beat 229 - Soul Beat Africa Turns 10
2013-09-12 The Soul Beat 228 - Sex Worker Health and Rights
2013-08-28 The Soul Beat 227 - Media for Development - Resources for Journalists
2013-08-21 The Soul Beat 226 - Communication and Media for Agriculture
2013-07-24 The Soul Beat 225 - Television Supporting Social Change in Africa
2013-07-10 The Soul Beat 224 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2013-06-26 The Soul Beat 223 - Maternal Health and Communication
2013-06-12 The Soul Beat 222 - Social Media for Social Change
2013-05-23 The Soul Beat 221 - Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Youth in Africa
2013-05-08 The Soul Beat 220 - Libraries for Development in Africa
2013-04-24 The Soul Beat 219 - Malaria and Communication in Africa
2013-04-10 The Soul Beat 218 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2013-03-27 The Soul Beat 217 - Disability and Communication in Africa
2013-03-13 The Soul Beat 216 - Communication for Tuberculosis Prevention and Treatment
2013-02-27 The Soul Beat 215 - Texting and Mobile Phones for Social Change
2013-02-13 The Soul Beat 214 - Radio for Development
2013-01-23 The Soul Beat 213 - Communicating about Family Planning
2013-01-09 The Soul Beat 212 - Games for Social Change

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April 22, 2016

Published by Open Knowledge Repository of The World bank, this guide provides practical steps to assess how digital tools have contributed to...

April 15, 2016

"A key feature of the My Rights, My Voice (MRMV) approach to youth engagement has been to develop safe spaces from which young people have been...

April 15, 2016

"Rigid, gender stereotypical and inequitable ideas about men and women still hold sway in Nigeria. However social expectation and realities may...

April 13, 2016

"...using media and audiovisual campaigns is a powerful channel in reaching to un- and underbanked populations and providing low-income women...

April 11, 2016
April 8, 2016

The NIGERIA MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION FOR DEVELOPMENT NETWORK provides the space for people involved or interested in...

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