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April 25, 2017

Do Digital Information and Communications Technologies Increase the Voice and Influence of Women and Girls?

"Digital ICTs can provide new opportunities for women to express themselves but engaging publically and politically online does not guarantee power." What does the empirical evidence tell us about...

April 25, 2017

Social Accountability Initiatives in Health and Nutrition: Lessons from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh

"[T]he scholarly interest in accountability forms part of a recent tendency to document wider emergent forms of citizen action and community-driven development."

April 24, 2017

Bold female voices: broadcasting under the shadow of Boko Haram

Author: BBC Media Action's Head of Country Programmes, Nigeria, Rachael Borlase, originally posted on April 13 2017 - At the height of the Boko Haram insurgency local radio stations stayed on air....

April 20, 2017

The role of social media in development

Author: BBC Media Action Indonesia Country Director Rosie Parkyn, originally posted on March 31 2017 - Why should development organisations care about social media? Rosie Parkyn looks at social media...

April 19, 2017

BBC Media Action Data Portal

This BBC Media Action Data Portal is designed as a resource centre for the organisation's reports and data from across Africa, Asia and the Middle East over the past five years. The portal features...

April 19, 2017

Five questions our data portal can help answer

Author: BBC Media Action Head of Research Programmes Sonia Whitehead, originally posted on April 4 2017 - There's a lack of data on what ordinary people think, feel and want in...

April 19, 2017

A voice for women in Afghanistan

Author: BBC Media Action's Serena Hamilton, originally posted on March 6 2017 - A small radio station in Afghanistan run by women for women is providing a platform to discuss women’s rights, health...

April 19, 2017

On "Shrinking Space": A Framing Paper

"The 'shrinking space' dilemma is by its very nature characterized by groups which in practice face little more than 'first world problems' speaking on behalf of those activists who never had any...

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April 18, 2017

Lawyers' Rights Watch Canada (LRWC) produced this manual to promote human rights and the rule of law through enhancing knowledge of international...

April 17, 2017

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April 17, 2017

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April 13, 2017

"Our hope is that this report may serve as a vehicle to start a broader conversation about core policy principles. Policymakers, scholars, and...

April 12, 2017

"[W]e question a characterisation that often contrasts vertical mainstream media with more horizontal and inclusive social media, arguing that...

Pictures showing demonstration against albino killing
April 8, 2017

Author: Outreach Scout Foundation's Amon Lukhele, on April 25 2017 - In Malawi, persons with Albinism are facing challenges of life. Everyday/...

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