<a href="/global/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:36"></a> http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-by-category/36/rss.xml?tid=63 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 BBC Media Action's Governance Research: Emerging Evidence and Learning http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bbc-media-action%27s-governance-research-emerging-evidence-and-learning <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_46.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"> Josephine Casserly </div> <div class="field-item even"> Sara Elias </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Zoe Fortune </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 BBC Media Action working paper offers some early stage qualitative and quantitative research data results and conclusions on their governance programming in ten countries, including the role played by country contexts and gender on local knowledge levels and individual political participation. It also highlights what the "research is, and is not, telling us." The research is supported by a five-year grant from the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID) to achieve governance outcomes in countries across Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. </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/governance_working_paper.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 58-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/bbc-media-action-3">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> <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/open-jirga-exploring-governance-afghanistan">Open Jirga: Exploring Governance in Afghanistan</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/sajha-sawal-common-questions">Sajha Sawal (Common Questions)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/exploring-burmese-media-understanding-media-training-and-audience-needs">Exploring the Burmese Media: Understanding Media Training and Audience Needs</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/story-story-voices-market">Story, Story - Voices from the Market</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bbc-media-action%27s-governance-research-emerging-evidence-and-learning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bbc-media-action%27s-governance-research-emerging-evidence-and-learning#comments Africa Middle East Bangladesh Burma / Myanmar Kenya Nepal Nigeria Palestinian Territory Sierra Leone South Asia South East and East Asia Global Project Evaluations Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking Community Participation Bilaterals Live Performance Civil Society Evaluation Methodologies Community Groups Governance and Democracy Indicators Development Assistance Print News/Information Radio Television Government Departments Research Gender News Media NGOs Featured BBC Media Action DFID Global Democracy and Governance Media Development Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:12:11 +0000 jlevy 9351715 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 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 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 An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Magnesium Sulfate http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-magnesium-sulfate <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/mother_nigeria.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="70" 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>"A communication strategy provides a 'road map' for local action targeted at behavior change and creates a consistent voice for the messages, materials, and activities developed. It also ensures that activities and products work together to achieve the program goal and objectives. The final communication strategy should be used to guide content development of program materials, such as advocacy briefs, client leaflets, and job aides and tools for health providers, thereby ensuring consistent positioning and messaging across all activities."</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/Mag-Sulfate-Demand-Generation-Communication-Strategy.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 57-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 9 2014. <em>Image credit</em>: The Borgen Project blog page.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-magnesium-sulfate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/adaptable-communication-strategy-magnesium-sulfate#comments Global Materials Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Advocacy Digital Magnesium Sulfate Community Participation Bilaterals Conflict Entertainment MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal MDG 5. Maternal Health Phone/Mobile Community Media Print Entertainment Orgs News/Information Radio Foundations Television Government Departments Health News Media NGOs United Nations Reproductive Health Women Youth Featured Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs UNICEF USAID Global Health Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:36:47 +0000 jlevy 9351533 at http://www.comminit.com MISA 2014 Regional Children's Reporting Awards http://www.comminit.com/global/content/misa-2014-regional-childrens-reporting-awards <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/childrenmisaawards.jpg" alt="" title="MISA 2014 Regional Children&#039;s Reporting Awards " width="100" height="82" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Journalists in Southern Africa are invited to submit their child-focused reporting for consideration for the Media Institute for Southern Africa's (MISA) third annual Regional Children's Reporting Awards. "The awards form part of MISA’s broader Children &amp; The Media Project.</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">Wednesday, November 5, 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 submit child-focused work in one or more of the above categories, applicants should send the award entry form and samples of work to <a href="mailto:awards@misa.org">awards@misa.org</a> <br /><br /></p> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.misa.org/files/ENTRY_FORM_MISA_Children_Reporting_Awards_2014.pdf" target="_blank">Click here</a> to download application form in PDF format.</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/media-institute-southern-africa-regional-childrens-reporting-awards">Media Institute for Southern Africa - Regional Children&#039;s Reporting Awards </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.misa.org/component/k2/item/2888-2014-regional-childrens-reporting-awards" target="_blank">MISA website</a> on October 7 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/misa-2014-regional-childrens-reporting-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/misa-2014-regional-childrens-reporting-awards#comments Southern Africa Awards Strengthening Capacities for Excellence in C4D Practice Children Community Media Print Radio Recognition/Awards Television News Media NGOs Rights Featured Communicating with, for and about children Global Community Radio - Africa Africa Wed, 08 Oct 2014 06:57:22 +0000 aventh 9351495 at http://www.comminit.com Media Content in the Central African Crisis: An Overview and Solutions for Further Peace-building and Governance Interventions http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-content-central-african-crisis-overview-and-solutions-further-peace-building-and-g <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/radiodrc.jpg" alt="" title="Media Content in the Central African Crisis: An Overview and Solutions for Further Peace-building and Governance Interventions" width="100" height="55" 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"> Karim Benard-Dende </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">Thursday, May 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>This 70-page report presents the results of media monitoring and analysis conducted to explore post-conflict media content in the Central Africa Republic (CAR), with a view to developing strategies for peacebuilding. The media monitoring research was conducted by Internews during a month-long period in April and May of 2014, as part of the Supporting Local Media to Inform Vulnerable Populations project.</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="https://www.internews.org/sites/default/files/resources/Internews_Final_report_CAR_media_ENG_2014-07.PDF" target="_blank">Click here to download the full report 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/283048">Internews Network - Washington Office</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=https://www.internews.org/research-publications/media-content-central-african-crisis-overview-and-solutions-further-peace" target="_blank">Internews website</a> on September 29 2014. </p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-content-central-african-crisis-overview-and-solutions-further-peace-building-and-g" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-content-central-african-crisis-overview-and-solutions-further-peace-building-and-g#comments Central Africa Central African Republic Strategic Thinking Digital Inclusive Politics Conflict Conflict and Peace Public Expectations Governance and Democracy Community Media Print Media and D and G News/Information Radio Television Research News Media NGOs Featured Democracy and Governance - Africa Global Community Radio - Africa Fragile Contexts Media Development Africa Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:10:01 +0000 aventh 9351464 at http://www.comminit.com 'I now know my rights': preventing bonded labour in rural India http://www.comminit.com/global/content/i-now-know-my-rights-preventing-bonded-labour-rural-india <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_1_1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Author: Aashish Yadav, October 2 2014&nbsp; - <strong><em>After a two year journey and countless stories of success, our bonded labour project is coming to an end.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/i-now-know-my-rights-preventing-bonded-labour-rural-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/i-now-know-my-rights-preventing-bonded-labour-rural-india#comments India Blogs: Rights and Development Community Participation Civil Society Person-to-Person News/Information Radio Government Departments NGOs Rights Youth Featured BBC Media Action Global Policy Blogs Thu, 02 Oct 2014 20:38:06 +0000 BBC Media Action 9351396 at http://www.comminit.com