<a href="/africa/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:38">Featured content</a> http://www.comminit.com/africa/promoted-rss.xml/38 en Key Populations: Evidence in Action - Webinar Series http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/key-populations-evidence-action-webinar-series <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-text-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>October 2017 - onwards</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/cropped-linkages_smallerfaces_may2015_blogheader.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Linkages across the Continuum of HIV Services for Key Populations Affected by HIV (LINKAGES) project is hosting monthly webinars in order to optimise service delivery for key populations - sex workers, men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs, and transgender people. The webinars are intended to be a platform for: (1) sharing knowledge, emerging evidence, and promising practices for achieving greater impact on the HIV epidemic through programmes for key populations ; (2) addressing pressing questions and controversial issues from the perspective of key population experts and community members; and (3) fostering dialogue among a broad set of partners working in key-population-focused research, programming, and advocacy. </p> <div class="field button"><a href="https://linkagesproject.wordpress.com/" target="_blank">Click on the titles above to access the webinars and presentations online or click here to the Linkages website.</a></div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/content/linkages-across-continuum-hiv-services-key-populations-affected-hiv-linkages-project-0">Linkages Across the Continuum of HIV Services for Key Populations Affected by HIV (LINKAGES) Project</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cost-ma"> <div class="field-label">Cost:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Free to download </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-2"> <div class="field-label">Languages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>English</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> rosewilcher </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://linkagesproject.wordpress.com/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">LINKAGES website </a>on December 12 2017.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/key-populations-evidence-action-webinar-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/key-populations-evidence-action-webinar-series#comments Global Materials Access Advocacy Digital Young Men who have Sex with Men Community Participation Young People - Sex Work Young People who Inject Drugs Person-to-Person Interpersonal News/Information Research Prevention SDG 3: Good Health NGOs Prevent HIV amongst Drug Users HIV AIDS Treatment, Care and Support USAID HIV/AIDS - Africa Africa Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:37:07 +0000 rosewilcher 9512437 at http://www.comminit.com SBCC Summit abstract submission deadline extended to December 6 http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/sbcc-summit-abstract-submission-deadline-extended-december-6 <p>Yesterday’s abstract deadline for the International SBCC Summit resulted in high traffic to the submission website, causing some to be unable to log in and submit their abstracts. We apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate everyone's patience. Because of this, the deadline to submit abstracts in all categories has been extended to Wednesday, December 6, 11:59 PM EST.<br />&nbsp;<br />Although the deadline is extended, we do encourage you to submit your abstract as soon as possible to make sure it uploads smoothly. </p> <p><strong>What this means:</strong><br />If you have successfully submitted an abstract, you have until December 6 to edit or amend it.<br />If you have NOT submitted yet, you will have two more days to do so.<br />&nbsp;<br /><strong>Helpful tips:</strong><br />Avoid using Internet Explorer; there is a known issue when using this browser.<br />Firefox is the best browser to use when submitting.</p> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/sbcc-summit-abstract-submission-deadline-extended-december-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/sbcc-summit-abstract-submission-deadline-extended-december-6#comments Africa Soul Beat Africa Network Tue, 05 Dec 2017 07:22:26 +0000 aventh 9497295 at http://www.comminit.com Reporting on Gender-Based Violence - A Guide for Journalists and Editors http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/reporting-gender-based-violence-guide-journalists-and-editors <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, November 1, 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/screen_shot_2017-12-01_at_13.49.45.png" alt="" title="Reporting on Gender-Based Violence - A Guide for Journalists and Editors " width="100" height="76" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Created by Sonke Gender Justice in collaboration with Health-E News, this guide is designed to provide journalists and editors in South Africa with guidance on how to report on issues of gender-based violence (GBV) in a sensitive, respectful, and ethical matter.&nbsp; As stated in the guide, “[R]ates of gender-based violence (GBV) in South Africa are staggeringly high, with a recent study in 2016 by StatsSA indicating that one in five partnered women have experienced physical violence in the 12 months prior to the survey. Still, GBV remains largely hidden and consigned to the private sphere, thus diminishing the public discussions about violence.</p> <div class="field button"><a href="http://www.genderjustice.org.za/publication/reporting-gender-based-violence" target="_blank">Click here to download this guide in PDF format. </a></div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/content/sonke-gender-justice-network-0">Sonke Gender Justice Network</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/africa/node/4976">Health-e News Service</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cost-ma"> <div class="field-label">Cost:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Free to download </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-2"> <div class="field-label">Languages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>English</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>56</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sonke Gender Ju... </div> <div class="field-item even"> Health-e News S... </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/reporting-gender-based-violence-guide-journalists-and-editors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/reporting-gender-based-violence-guide-journalists-and-editors#comments South Africa Materials Digital Community Media Print News/Information Radio Television News Media Gender SDG 5: Gender Equality Media Development Rights The Media Development Network - Africa Africa Fri, 01 Dec 2017 11:53:54 +0000 Sonke Gender Justice Network 9497257 at http://www.comminit.com Latest News on the SBCC Summit 2018 http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/latest-news-sbcc-summit-2018 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/summit_logowithtagline_0.png" alt="" title="" width="100" height="93" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Greetings to Soul Beat Africa Network members,</p> <p>First of all apologies for the cross posting for those who are also a member of the CI Network as a similar note went to this larger network yesterday.</p> <p>&nbsp;<br />This is just a quick update on the <a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/event/shifting-norms-changing-behaviour-amplifying-voice-what-works-2018-international-social-an" target="_blank">Shifting Norms, Changing Behaviours, Amplifying Voice, WHAT WORKS? 2018 International Social and Behaviour Change Communication Summit&nbsp;</a> to be held in Nusa Dua, Indonesia, April 16th to 20th, 2018 - hashtag #SBCCSummit.</p> <p>1. <strong><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://sbccsummit.org/registration-2018/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Early bird registration&nbsp;</a></strong> - Please note that the early bird registration for a reduced conference fee closes December 15, 2017.</p> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/latest-news-sbcc-summit-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/latest-news-sbcc-summit-2018#comments Africa Soul Beat Africa Network Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:51:04 +0000 aventh 9497028 at http://www.comminit.com Evaluation of the Effects of the Smart Client Digital Health Tool http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/evaluation-effects-smart-client-digital-health-tool <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 15, 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><em>"Many demand generation programs, programs that increase awareness of and demand for health products or services among an intended audience, address the information needs of </em><br /><em>clients prior to visiting a provider an d encourage them to seek out FP counseling. But those programs usually fall short in preparing the clients to be active and engaged communicators during the counseling itself." </em></p> <div class="field button"><a href="http://healthcommcapacity.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Evaluation-of-the-Effects-of-the-Smart-Client-Digital-Health-Tool_FINAL-FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download this 51-page report in PDF format. </a></div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/screen_shot_2017-11-14_at_13.32.20.png" alt="" title="" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> kbose </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://healthcommcapacity.org/smart-client-smart-couple-digital-health-tools-empower-women-couples-family-planning/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HC3 website </a>on November 14 2017.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/content/smart-client-and-smart-couple-digital-health-tools-empower-women-and-couples-family-plan">Smart Client and Smart Couple: Digital Health Tools to Empower Women and Couples for Family Planning</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/evaluation-effects-smart-client-digital-health-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/evaluation-effects-smart-client-digital-health-tool#comments Nigeria Project Evaluations Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Entertainment Person-to-Person Interpersonal Phone/Mobile News/Information Research SDG 3: Good Health NGOs Health Reproductive Health Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs USAID Health Communication - Africa Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Africa Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:04:46 +0000 kbose 9496944 at http://www.comminit.com A Roadmap for Change: Impactful Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality Initiatives http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/roadmap-change-impactful-womens-empowerment-and-gender-equality-initiatives <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, May 1, 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/screen_shot_2017-11-13_at_10.42.33.png" alt="" title="A Roadmap for Change: Impactful Women&#039;s Empowerment and Gender Equality Initiatives" width="100" height="40" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>This compendium shares some of <a href="https://www.care-international.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CARE International’s</a> most impactful programmes and projects in the field of women’s empowerment and gender equality. Although not exhaustive, this compendium is designed to offer a good indication of what works best to promote social justice and empowerment for women and girls, as well as for men and boys. Specifically, it serves as a roadmap for tracking selected gender equality outcomes in CARE operations since the early nineties. </p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://gender.care2share.wikispaces.net/file/view/Roadmap+for+Change_31+May+2016.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download this compendium in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/node/5779">CARE International</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cost-ma"> <div class="field-label">Cost:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Free to download </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-2"> <div class="field-label">Languages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>English</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>18</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> CARE Internatio... </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://www.genderinpractice.care.org/resources/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CARE Gender Justice website</a> on November 13 2017.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/roadmap-change-impactful-womens-empowerment-and-gender-equality-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/roadmap-change-impactful-womens-empowerment-and-gender-equality-initiatives#comments Global Materials Strategic Thinking 10 to 14 years 15 to 19 years Advocacy Community Participation Person-to-Person Children Interpersonal Print Research Economic Development Gender and Adolescence Education SDG 3: Good Health NGOs Gender SDG 5: Gender Equality Health Natural Resources Management Rights Women Youth Adolescent Development Democracy and Governance - Africa Health Communication - Africa Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Global Africa Mon, 13 Nov 2017 08:39:14 +0000 CARE International UK 9496924 at http://www.comminit.com Engaging Community Members to Adopt Effective WASH Practices for Nutrition http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/engaging-community-members-adopt-effective-wash-practices-nutrition <h4>SPRING/Ghana&#039;s WASH 1,000 Approach to Support Nutrition</h4> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, August 1, 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><em>"The first 1,000 days, the period from pregnancy to two years of age, are critical for early childhood development. During this time, children are especially vulnerable to stunting, an irreversible condition that can result in lifelong cognitive and physical deficits."</em></p> <div class="field button"><a href="https://www.spring-nutrition.org/sites/default/files/publications/briefs/spring_gh_community_wash_nutrition.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download this 12-page brief in PDF format. </a></div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/screen_shot_2017-11-09_at_13.19.07.png" alt="" title="" width="100" height="52" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> krgranger </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://www.spring-nutrition.org/publications/briefs/engaging-community-members-adopt-effective-wash-practices-nutrition" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">SPRING website </a>on November 9 2017.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/engaging-community-members-adopt-effective-wash-practices-nutrition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/engaging-community-members-adopt-effective-wash-practices-nutrition#comments Ghana Strategic Thinking Community Engagement with Dialogue and Action Community Participation Film and Video Bilaterals Entertainment Person-to-Person Children Interpersonal News/Information Radio SDG 3: Good Health NGOs Health SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation Nutrition USAID Communicating with, for and about children Health Communication - Africa Global Africa Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:22:42 +0000 krgranger 9496871 at http://www.comminit.com Gender, Power and Justice Primer http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/gender-power-and-justice-primer <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-label">Subtitle:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The State of Gender and Rights Globally, and Programming Practices that Work toward Justice, Strong Communities, Development and Peace </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, June 1, 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/screen_shot_2017-11-08_at_12.06.59.png" alt="" title="Gender, Power and Justice Primer " width="100" height="73" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Gender, Power and Justice Primer is a curated gender resource highlighting key gender statistics, global commitments, evidence, and promising practices at the intersection of international development, emergencies, and gender justice. Published by CARE International, it highlights strategies to support progressive policy change and effective programming that advances gender justice in ways that are relevant to those whom gender injustice programmes seek to reach. </p> <p>The primer is organised around five priority areas in international aid and their interactions with gender, power, and justice. This is modelled after CARE International's Programme strategy:</p> <div class="field button"><a href="https://www.genderinpractice.care.org/" target="_blank">Click here to access this resource online. </a></div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://static1.squarespace.com/static/58ac6eb817bffce273f5f10b/t/5963c55ab3db2b21bba3bebf/1499710819989/care-gender-justice-primer.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download the Primer in PDF format. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/node/5779">CARE International</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cost-ma"> <div class="field-label">Cost:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Free to download </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-2"> <div class="field-label">Languages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>English</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>112</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> CARE Internatio... </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://www.genderinpractice.care.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CARE Gender Justice website</a> on November 8 2017.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/gender-power-and-justice-primer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/gender-power-and-justice-primer#comments Global Materials Advocacy Community Participation Person-to-Person SDG 13: Climate Action Interpersonal Government Departments Economic Development SDG 2: No Hunger Environment NGOs Gender SDG 5: Gender Equality Natural Resources Management Reproductive Health Rights Risk Management Women Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Global Africa Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:08:48 +0000 CARE International UK 9496833 at http://www.comminit.com Don't Shoot the Messenger! Journalists as Human Rights Defenders in the East and Horn of Africa http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/dont-shoot-messenger-journalists-human-rights-defenders-east-and-horn-africa <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, October 1, 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><em>”…amid growing restrictions on civic space in the sub-region, journalists play a critical role in exposing human rights violations and providing vital information and analysis of current events. Simply documenting and sharing information can simultaneously place them at risk and at the forefront of human rights defence.”</em></p> <div class="field button"><a href="https://www.defenddefenders.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/DontShootTheMessenger.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download this 60-page report in PDF format. </a></div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/shoot_messenger.jpg" alt="" title="Don&#039;t Shoot the Messenger! Journalists as Human Rights Defenders in the East and Horn of Africa" width="100" height="69" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> DefendDefenders </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://www.defenddefenders.org/publication/dont-shoot-the-messenger-journalists-as-human-rights-defenders-in-the-east-and-horn-of-africa/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Defend Defenders website </a>on November 8 2017.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/dont-shoot-messenger-journalists-human-rights-defenders-east-and-horn-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/dont-shoot-messenger-journalists-human-rights-defenders-east-and-horn-africa#comments East Africa Strategic Thinking Digital Freedom of Information Community Media Conflict Print Media and D and G News/Information Radio SDG 16: Peace and Justice Governance and Democracy Television News Media Media Development Democracy and Governance - Africa Democracy and Governance Global The Media Development Network - Africa Media Development Africa Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:50:05 +0000 DefendDefenders 9496832 at http://www.comminit.com When a King Has Good Counsellors, His Reign is Peaceful: Video and Facilitator's Guide http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/when-king-has-good-counsellors-his-reign-peaceful-video-and-facilitators-guide <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, July 1, 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/africa/files/imagecache/thumbnail/screen_shot_2017-11-02_at_09.33.23.png" alt="" title="When a King Has Good Counsellors, His Reign is Peaceful: Video and Facilitator&#039;s Guide" width="100" height="64" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>To draw leaders’ attention to the problem of stunting and their role in improving young children’s nutrition outcomes, the Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING) project in Ghana produced a 24-minute advocacy video and discussion guide. These tools are designed to be used by community advocates working with leaders to improve nutritional outcomes for children during their first 1,000 days. Although they were developed by SPRING for their project facilitators, the materials can be used by anyone who gathers an audience of influential community, traditional, religious, and/or government leaders committed to improving Ghana’s future.</p> <div class="field button"><a href="https://www.spring-nutrition.org/media/videos/when-king-has-good-counsellors-his-reign-peaceful" target="_blank">Click here to access the video. </a></div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://www.spring-nutrition.org/sites/default/files/publications/trainingmaterials/ghana-advocacy-video-discussion-guide_final_tagged.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download “When a King Has Good Counsellors, His Reign is Peaceful Viewer Discussion and Action Planning Documentary Video Facilitator’s Guide” in PDF format. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/content/strengthening-partnerships-results-and-innovations-nutrition-globally-spring">Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cost-ma"> <div class="field-label">Cost:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Free to download </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-2"> <div class="field-label">Languages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>English</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>32 pages (Discussion Guide)</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> krgranger </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>SPRING Project Newsletter [November 1 2017] and<a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://www.spring-nutrition.org/publications/training-materials/when-king-has-good-counsellors-his-reign-peaceful-viewer-discussion#block-cck-blocks-field-download" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> SPRING website </a>on November 2 2017.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/when-king-has-good-counsellors-his-reign-peaceful-video-and-facilitators-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/africa/content/when-king-has-good-counsellors-his-reign-peaceful-video-and-facilitators-guide#comments Ghana Materials Advocacy Community Engagement with Dialogue and Action Community Participation Film and Video Bilaterals Person-to-Person Children Interpersonal Economic Development SDG 2: No Hunger SDG 3: Good Health NGOs Health Nutrition USAID Communicating with, for and about children Health Communication - Africa Global Health Africa Thu, 02 Nov 2017 07:39:12 +0000 krgranger 9496695 at http://www.comminit.com