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The Communication Initiative Network and Partnership

Covers all major development issues. Convenes the communication/media development, social/behavioural change community with a social network of 85,000 - please join. . When registered you can search the network to identify relevant support and connections.. Knowledge sharing - 35,000 summaries, 1 million users pa. Critical peer review - ratings, comments, dialogue. Advocacy for this field. Strategic direction/funding by 20 Partners. To discuss partnership please contact Warren

Film and Video

Pinch, Leave an Inch and Roll

This article from the journal Caribbean Quarterly (Special Issue on Communication in Action) reviews a condom distribution project in Jamaica through the Communication for Behavioural Impact (COMBI) lens. This framework is used to understand the process of creating the "Pinch, Leave an Inch and Roll" campaign, one of Jamaica's National...

"Public libraries in developing countries are using information technology to provide innovative services..."

"...while mHealth applications proliferate, technology has not been greatly deployed in the training of community health workers, whose work is essential to reaching Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 4, 5, and 6 as well as to reducing the associated burdens of child and maternal mortality and HIV/AIDS."

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This 10-page case study shares the experience of Community Based Adaptation in Africa (CBAA), an action research project, of using participatory video for monitoring and evaluation of participatory initiatives to help communities adapt to climate change and share lessons learned. Between 2008 and 2011, CBAA tested tools for community adaptation...

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Radio

C4D in Cambodia

According to this article from the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Cambodia: "Between 2005 and 2010 Antenatal Care (ANC) and delivery by skilled birth attendants has increased significantly," demonstrating families' health seeking behaviours and a national focus on curtailing the nation's maternal mortality.

Early Childhood Development Guide for Policy Dialogue

The World Bank created this early childhood development (ECD) guide in response to growing demand from project managers for advice and support to facilitate the policy dialogue on the topic of ECD and to help organisations make and implement relevant choices on how to best invest in ECD in the context of their country’s economy and national...

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This 54-page report shares findings of a study conducted in October 2010 by Counterpart International to better understand the situation of civil society in Chad, including the strengths, weaknesses, and future potential of the sector as a key element in Chad’s emerging democratic environment.

Social Media and News

"It will... become more important than ever to identify what exactly the role of journalists - and the news they report - should be, regardless of platform. Is it to hold power to account, give a voice to the voiceless and a platform for national, international, and local conversations? Or separate rumour from truth, or create well-informed...

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This 55-page report shares findings of a study to examine the association of radio and television exposure with different aspects of reproductive behaviour and HIV/AIDS. Published as part of the MEASURE Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) project series, supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the first part...

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Television

Pinch, Leave an Inch and Roll

This article from the journal Caribbean Quarterly (Special Issue on Communication in Action) reviews a condom distribution project in Jamaica through the Communication for Behavioural Impact (COMBI) lens. This framework is used to understand the process of creating the "Pinch, Leave an Inch and Roll" campaign, one of Jamaica's National...

C4D in Cambodia

According to this article from the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Cambodia: "Between 2005 and 2010 Antenatal Care (ANC) and delivery by skilled birth attendants has increased significantly," demonstrating families' health seeking behaviours and a national focus on curtailing the nation's maternal mortality.

"A vigorous national [United States] dialogue is taking place over the right balance between media consumption, the potential negative impact that inappropriate digital content can have on vulnerable children, and the worry that children are increasingly leading physically inactive lives. These legitimate concerns must be juxtaposed with...

Early Childhood Development Guide for Policy Dialogue

The World Bank created this early childhood development (ECD) guide in response to growing demand from project managers for advice and support to facilitate the policy dialogue on the topic of ECD and to help organisations make and implement relevant choices on how to best invest in ECD in the context of their country’s economy and national...

Social Media and News

"It will... become more important than ever to identify what exactly the role of journalists - and the news they report - should be, regardless of platform. Is it to hold power to account, give a voice to the voiceless and a platform for national, international, and local conversations? Or separate rumour from truth, or create well-informed...

Young Children in Cities

This edition of Early Childhood Matters looks from various different angles at young children’s experiences of growing up in urban settings. It includes studies of: the situations of ethnic groups such as the Roma; Mexican border-dwelling children; slum-dwelling children in Delhi, India; urban caregivers in need of care; children in urban...

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This 55-page report shares findings of a study to examine the association of radio and television exposure with different aspects of reproductive behaviour and HIV/AIDS. Published as part of the MEASURE Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) project series, supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the first part...

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