<a href="/global/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:36"></a> http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-by-category/36/rss.xml?tid=61 en After the Revolution: Libyan and Tunisian Media through the People's Eyes http://www.comminit.com/global/content/after-revolution-libyan-and-tunisian-media-through-peoples-eyes <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/bbc_media_action_tunisia.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle-st"> <div class="field-label">Subtitle:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bridging Theory and Practice Working Paper </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Najla Dowson-Zeidan </div> <div class="field-item even"> Tim Eaton </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Karen Wespieser </div> </div> </div> <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">Monday, September 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>BBC Media Action</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>"This paper draws on audience research in Tunisia and Libya since their respective revolutions to understand people's perceptions of the media in the post-revolutionary context."</p> <p>BBC Media Action's involvement in Tunisia and Libya provides the opportunity to summarise and draw insights from two sets of research on two countries that had their respective "Arab Spring" revolutions, which transformed their media landscapes "by the breaking of the former regimes' strict controls over the media and the proliferation of private media."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/rmhttp/mediaaction/pdf/research/libya_tunisia_media.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 61-page document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/266147">BBC Media Action</a> </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=http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediaaction/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">BBC Media Action website</a>, October 22 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/after-revolution-libyan-and-tunisian-media-through-peoples-eyes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/after-revolution-libyan-and-tunisian-media-through-peoples-eyes#comments Libya Tunisia Strategic Thinking Trends Country Trends Digital Community Participation Civil Society Person-to-Person Governance and Democracy Community Media Print Situation Analysis Question News/Information Radio Television Research News Media NGOs Featured BBC Media Action Global Democracy and Governance Media Development Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:42:49 +0000 jlevy 9351731 at http://www.comminit.com Social Media in Emergencies: UNICEF Guidelines for Communication and Public Advocacy http://www.comminit.com/global/content/social-media-emergencies-unicef-guidelines-communication-and-public-advocacy <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, May 16, 2012</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/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/unicef_11.jpg" alt="" title="Social Media in Emergencies: UNICEF Guidelines for Communication and Public Advocacy" width="100" height="41" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>"By adding social media to the annual work plans and official set of strategies that are being used in an emergency, you will be able to reduce opposition, increase internal awareness and buy-in for your activities..."</em></p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.unicefinemergencies.com/downloads/eresource/docs/3.1%20Media%20and%20Communications/socialmediainemergencies-communicationsguidelines-120518144234-phpapp02.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the 48-page resource 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="/global/node/5660">United Nations Children&#039;s Fund (UNICEF)</a> </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>48</p> </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=<br /> http://www.unicefinemergencies.com/downloads/eresource/Media_and_Communications.html" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">UNICEF website</a>, accessed October 17 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/social-media-emergencies-unicef-guidelines-communication-and-public-advocacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/social-media-emergencies-unicef-guidelines-communication-and-public-advocacy#comments Global Materials Access Advocacy Digital Strengthening Capacities for Excellence in C4D Practice Children Voice Phone/Mobile News/Information New Technologies United Nations Rights Risk Management UNICEF Communicating with, for and about children Global ICT for Development Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:46:42 +0000 kdevries 9351644 at http://www.comminit.com Utilizing ICT in Demand Generation for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health http://www.comminit.com/global/content/utilizing-ict-demand-generation-reproductive-maternal-newborn-and-child-health <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/cover2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="74" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <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, July 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>"This resource provides an in-depth look at three programs that illustrate the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) and new media - specifically using mobile technologies - as part of an integrated strategy to increase demand for and use of reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health (RMNCH) commodities and services."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.lifesavingcommodities.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/utiliwing-ICT-for-demand-generation.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 32-page document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/268590">Kim Martin - Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs</a> </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=http://www.lifesavingcommodities.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Life Saving Commodities website</a>, October 17 2014.</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="/global/content/mama-global-monitoring-and-evaluation-framework"> MAMA Global Monitoring and Evaluation Framework</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/ananya-0">Ananya</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/mobile-alliance-maternal-action-mama-south-africa">Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA) - South Africa</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/utilizing-ict-demand-generation-reproductive-maternal-newborn-and-child-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/utilizing-ict-demand-generation-reproductive-maternal-newborn-and-child-health#comments Global Strategic Thinking Access Digital Children Community Participation Entertainment Live Performance Civil Society Folk Media MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal MDG 5. Maternal Health Phone/Mobile Community Media Marketing Print Entertainment Orgs News/Information Radio Foundations Research New Technology Company Health NGOs Reproductive Health Women Featured BBC Media Action Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs UNICEF Global Health ICT for Development Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:41:47 +0000 jlevy 9351643 at http://www.comminit.com mHealth and Neonatal Resuscitation: A Review of Interventions, Approaches and Application http://www.comminit.com/global/content/mhealth-and-neonatal-resuscitation-review-interventions-approaches-and-application <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/mhealth_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="97" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Namita Agravat </div> </div> </div> <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, December 1, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>"[T]he UNCoLSC’s Neonatal Resuscitation Technical Working Group (TWG) was formed to systematically identify best practices for scaling up interventions, identifying barriers in current implementation and gaps in knowledge, and addressing other issues related to reducing neonatal mortality through the development of technical standards."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.everywomaneverychild.org/images/mHA_neonatal_v3-5.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 21-page document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/mhealth-alliance">mHealth Alliance</a> </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=http://www.everywomaneverychild.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Every Woman Every Child website</a>, October 17 2014. Image credit: Chelsea Hedquist</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/mhealth-and-neonatal-resuscitation-review-interventions-approaches-and-application" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/mhealth-and-neonatal-resuscitation-review-interventions-approaches-and-application#comments Global Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Advocacy Digital Resuscitation Children Community Participation MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal Phone/Mobile Government Departments Research New Technology Company Health NGOs United Nations Reproductive Health Women Featured UNICEF Global Health Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:38:15 +0000 jlevy 9351641 at http://www.comminit.com The Final Phase of Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategies for the Post-Eradication Era http://www.comminit.com/global/content/final-phase-polio-eradication-and-endgame-strategies-post-eradication-era <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/polio_immunization_days_phil_2445.png" alt="" title="The Final Phase of Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategies for the Post-Eradication Era" width="100" height="65" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <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">Saturday, November 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>The authors of the more than 60 articles in this supplement to <em>The Journal of Infectious Diseases</em> reflect on the tools, tactics, and alliances that the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) partners have undertaken as part of the effort to combat the international spread of wild polioviruses into previously polio-free countries from the period of 2003-2014.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://jid.oxfordjournals.org/content/210/suppl_1.toc" target="_blank">Click here to access information about how to subscribe to this journal or purchase individual articles.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/stephen-l-cochi-md-mph-cdc"> Stephen L. Cochi, MD, MPH - CDC</a> </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=http://jid.oxfordjournals.org/content/210/suppl_1.toc" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><em>The Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 210, Supplement 1, November 1 2014.</em></a> Image credit: Wikipedia</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/final-phase-polio-eradication-and-endgame-strategies-post-eradication-era" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/final-phase-polio-eradication-and-endgame-strategies-post-eradication-era#comments Nigeria Global Endemic Countries Research and Strategy Strategic Thinking Advocacy Digital Community Participation Person-to-Person Interpersonal Research NGOs Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Featured UNICEF World Health Organization Global Polio Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:56:50 +0000 kdevries 9351635 at http://www.comminit.com Every Newborn Bottleneck Analysis Tool http://www.comminit.com/global/content/every-newborn-bottleneck-analysis-tool <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, September 1, 2013</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/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/who_017569-e1373370428726.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="97" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>This tool from the global initiative <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.everynewborn.org" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Every Newborn</a> aims to support countries to analyse health system bottlenecks and challenges preventing the scale up of high-impact, cost-effective interventions for newborns and to identify solutions. It is part of the Every Newborn Toolkit associated with the Every Newborn Action Plan.</p> <p>This tool is divided into 2 main sections, each of which includes a chapter on "[p]otential and successful strategies and solutions...under each health system building block":</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-htmllink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.everynewborn.org/Documents/Every-Newborn-BNA-tool-12-August-2013.docx" target="_blank">Click here to download this document in MS Word 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="/global/content/every-newborn">Every Newborn</a> </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>94</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/every-newborn-0">Every Newborn</a> </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="/global/content/every-newborn-action-plan-enap-communications-pack">Every Newborn Action Plan (ENAP) Communications Pack </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/every-newborn-toolkit">Every Newborn Toolkit</a> </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=http://www.everynewborn.org" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Every Newborn website</a>, October 15 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/every-newborn-bottleneck-analysis-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/every-newborn-bottleneck-analysis-tool#comments Global Materials Academic Institutions Advocacy Antenatal Corticosteroids Digital Injectable Antibiotics Resuscitation Children Civil Society MDG 4. Child Mortality Community Groups Print Situation Analysis Question Foundations Government Departments Research Health NGOs United Nations Reproductive Health Women Featured UNFPA UNICEF World Health Organization Global Health Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:36:25 +0000 jlevy 9351627 at http://www.comminit.com An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Chlorhexidine http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-chlorhexidine <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/infant.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="100" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <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">Wednesday, January 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>This roadmap for communication design focuses on advocacy for use of chlorhexidine, one of "13 Life-Saving Commodities." The commodity is used for newborn umbilical cord care to prevent infection. The document forms part of a comprehensive Demand Generation Implementation Kit for Underutilized Commodities in RMNCH (Reproductive, Mother, Newborn, and Child Health from the Implementation Kit (I-Kit), offering resources for advocacy and demand generation communication.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://sbccimplementationkits.org/demandrmnch/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/CHX-Demand-Generation-Communication-Strategy.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 77-page document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/joanna-skinner-jhu-ccp">Joanna Skinner - JHU-CCP</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/node/276969">Sanjanthi Velu</a> </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=http://sbccimplementationkits.org/demandrmnch/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">The I-Kit website</a>, October 10 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-chlorhexidine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-chlorhexidine#comments Global Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Advocacy Chlorhexidine Digital Children Community Participation Entertainment MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Interpersonal Phone/Mobile Marketing Print Entertainment Orgs Radio Foundations Television Government Departments Research Health News Media NGOs United Nations Women Featured Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs UNICEF USAID Global Health Fri, 10 Oct 2014 18:42:43 +0000 jlevy 9351552 at http://www.comminit.com The Matter International Reporting Fellowship http://www.comminit.com/global/content/matter-international-reporting-fellowship <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/matter_2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="55" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Matter International Reporting Fellowship is accepting applications for its international reporting fellowship. One writer or team of journalists will receive US$10,000 to investigate and report a narrative feature on an issue of global importance or local stories of global interest.</p> <p>The grant will also cover travel expenses up to US$5,000 on top of the initial US$10,000.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Deadline Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Deadline Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Saturday, November 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-3"> <div class="field-label">Application Info:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>To apply, write a proposal for your story in a <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://medium.com/m/signin?redirect=%2Fp%2Fnew-post&amp;loginType=default" rel="nofollow">Medium draft</a>. The pitch should outline your well-researched idea, the reporting involved, and how you would tell the story. Please include three links to writing samples. Be sure to also include a rough estimate of your travel expenses. Email the Medium draft link using: <a href="mailto:matter@medium.com" rel="nofollow">matter@medium.com</a></p> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://medium.com/matter/the-matter-international-reporting-fellowship-8e2db5bd1662" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Click here</a> for more information.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/matter">Matter</a> </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>Email from Patrick Mayoyo to The Communication Initiative on October 6 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/matter-international-reporting-fellowship#comments Global Funding 2014 November Digital News/Information Recognition/Awards News Media Featured Global Media Development Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:56:23 +0000 jlevy 9351551 at http://www.comminit.com Chevening Scholarships http://www.comminit.com/global/content/chevening-scholarships-0 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/chevening.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="57" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Chevening Scholarships are the United Kingdom (UK) government’s global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and partner organisations for outstanding scholars with leadership potential.</p> <p>The scholarships are offered for many fields of study, including journalism and media. The programme provides full or part funding for full-time courses at the postgraduate level, normally a one-year Master’s degree, in any subject and at any UK university. More information is available by country.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Deadline Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Deadline Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Saturday, November 15, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-3"> <div class="field-label">Application Info:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Applicants must have an excellent undergraduate academic track record and two to five years' working experience. Applicants must also be fluent in English.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.chevening.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Click here</a> for more information.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/chevening-scholarships">Chevening Scholarships</a> </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>Email from Patrick Mayoyo to The Communication Initiative on October 6 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/chevening-scholarships-0#comments United Kingdom (UK) Global Funding 2014 November Academic Institutions Digital Print Radio Recognition/Awards Television Government Departments Featured Global Media Development Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:15:49 +0000 jlevy 9351549 at http://www.comminit.com An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Demand Generation: Misoprostol http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-demand-generation-misoprostol <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/miso.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <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">Wednesday, January 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>This roadmap for communication design focuses on advocacy for use of misoprostol, one of 13 "Life-Saving Commodities." The commodity is used for postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) , a leading cause of maternal deaths, along with another underutilised commodity, oxytocin, as recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) for cases of PPH when needed in settings of active management of the third stage of labour.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://sbccimplementationkits.org/demandrmnch/ikitresources/miso-strategy/" target="_blank">Click here to access this document in 65-page PDF or MS Word format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/joanna-skinner-jhu-ccp">Joanna Skinner - JHU-CCP</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/node/276969">Sanjanthi Velu</a> </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=http://sbccimplementationkits.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">The I-Kit website</a>, October 9 2014.</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="/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-magnesium-sulfate">An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Magnesium Sulfate</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-demand-generation-misoprostol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-demand-generation-misoprostol#comments Global Materials Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Advocacy Digital Misoprostol Children Community Participation Bilaterals Entertainment MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal MDG 5. Maternal Health Community Media Print Entertainment Orgs News/Information Radio Television Government Departments Research Health News Media NGOs United Nations Reproductive Health Women Featured Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs UNICEF USAID World Health Organization Global Health Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:10:59 +0000 jlevy 9351537 at http://www.comminit.com