<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 Impact of a Behaviour Change Intervention on Long-lasting Insecticidal Net Care and Repair Behaviour and Net Condition in Nasarawa State, Nigeria http://www.comminit.com/global/content/impact-behaviour-change-intervention-long-lasting-insecticidal-net-care-and-repair-behav <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/mosquito_nets.jpg" alt="" title="Impact of a Behaviour Change Intervention on Long-lasting Insecticidal Net Care and Repair Behaviour and Net Condition in Nasarawa State, Nigeria" width="100" height="89" 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"> Hannah Koenker </div> <div class="field-item even"> Albert Kilian </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Gabrielle Hunter </div> <div class="field-item even"> Angela Acosta </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Leah Scandurra </div> <div class="field-item even"> Babafunke Fagbemi </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Emmanuel O Onyefunafoa </div> <div class="field-item even"> Megan Fotheringham </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Matthew Lynch </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 21, 2015</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>Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs (<em>Koenker, Hunter, Acosta, Scandurra, Lynch</em>); Tropical Health LLP (<em>Kilian</em>); Malaria Consortium (<em>Kilian</em>); Center for Communication Programs Nigeria (<em>Fagbemi</em>); Malaria Consortium, Abuja, Nigeria (<em>Onyefunafoa</em>); US Agency for International Development, President's Malaria Initiative (<em>Fotheringham</em>)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</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.malariajournal.com/content/pdf/s12936-014-0538-6.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the 16-page paper in PDF format.</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><em>Malaria Journal</em> 2015, 14:18. <em>Image credit:</em> Mosquito Net Sales - Nigeria</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/p-process">The P-Process</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/impact-behaviour-change-intervention-long-lasting-insecticidal-net-care-and-repair-behav" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/impact-behaviour-change-intervention-long-lasting-insecticidal-net-care-and-repair-behav#comments Nigeria Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Advocacy Impact Evaluation Data Bilaterals Entertainment Person-to-Person Interpersonal Print Radio NGOs Malaria and Dengue Featured Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs USAID Global Health Entertainment-Education Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:12:23 +0000 kdevries 9353273 at http://www.comminit.com The politics of love http://www.comminit.com/global/content/politics-love-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/bbc_media_action_somalia.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="60" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Author: Hoda Hersi, January 28 2015 - We are making a fun but educational drama in our Somalia office, with drama very much being the imperative word. When characters from different backgrounds come together in storylines, from Shakespearean classics like Romeo and Juliet and Othello to modern day TV shows Grey’s Anatomy and Days of Our Lives, I’ve always found it makes the drama juicier. But never could I have predicted that a Somali love affair in our fictional drama could generate a political drama in the real world.</p> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/politics-love-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/politics-love-0#comments Somalia Blogs: Media in Closed Societies Adolescent Mental Health and Well Being Conflict Entertainment Community Media Radio Enabling and Inclusive Environments for Adolescents Research News Media NGOs Youth Featured BBC Media Action Adolescent Development Global Policy Blogs Media Development Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:24:30 +0000 BBC Media Action 9353269 at http://www.comminit.com Comparing Two Approaches for Estimating the Causal Effect of Behaviour-Change Communication Messages Promoting Insecticide-treated Bed Nets: An Analysis of the 2010 Zambia Malaria Indicator Survey http://www.comminit.com/global/content/comparing-two-approaches-estimating-causal-effect-behaviour-change-communication-message <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/picture-211.jpg" alt="" title="Comparing Two Approaches for Estimating the Causal Effect of Behaviour-Change Communication Messages Promoting Insecticide-treated Bed Nets: An Analysis of the 2010 Zambia Malaria Indicator Survey" width="100" height="75" 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"> Marc Boulay </div> <div class="field-item even"> Matthew Lynch </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Hannah Koenker </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, August 30, 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>Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</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.malariajournal.com/content/pdf/1475-2875-13-342.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the 8-page paper 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/293359">Marc Boulay - Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health</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><em>Malaria Journal</em> 2014, 13:342. <em>Image credit:</em> Blog 4 Global Health</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/comparing-two-approaches-estimating-causal-effect-behaviour-change-communication-message" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/comparing-two-approaches-estimating-causal-effect-behaviour-change-communication-message#comments Zambia Methodologies and Indicators Evaluations Academic Institutions Entertainment Live Performance Evaluation Methodologies Person-to-Person Interpersonal Print News/Information Radio Television Malaria and Dengue Featured Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs Global Health Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:19:44 +0000 kdevries 9353268 at http://www.comminit.com International Media Assistance: Experiences and Prospects - Global Media Journal: German Edition http://www.comminit.com/global/content/international-media-assistance-experiences-and-prospects-global-media-journal-german-edi <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"> Vol. 4, No. 2, Autumn/Winter 2014 </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"> Mary Myers, (ed.) </div> <div class="field-item even"> Christoph Dietz (ed.) </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Marie-Soleil Frère, (ed.) </div> </div> </div> <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>Autumn / Winter 2014</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/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/imedia.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>This edition of <em>Global Media Journal</em> entitled: <em>International Media Assistance: Experiences and Prospects</em> (available in German and in English) focuses on international aid to the media sector in developing countries, describing, defining, and documenting the practical and the theoretical aspects of international media assistance, including recent successes and failures.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-htmllink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.globalmediajournal.de/current-issue/" target="_blank">Click here to access the current issue of the magazine. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.db-thueringen.de/servlets/DerivateServlet/Derivate-31149/GMJ8_Editorial_final.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to access the editorial 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/content/global-media-journal-german-edition">Global Media Journal - German Edition</a> </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, German</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/node/328913">Mary Myers - Development Communication Consultant</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 Mary Myers to The Communication Initiative on January 27 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/international-media-assistance-experiences-and-prospects-global-media-journal-german-edi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/international-media-assistance-experiences-and-prospects-global-media-journal-german-edi#comments Germany Global Materials Academic Institutions Digital Journal Literature Community Media Development Assistance Print Radio Television Research News Media Featured Global Media Development Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:25:35 +0000 jlevy 9353252 at http://www.comminit.com A Culture of Rights http://www.comminit.com/global/content/culture-rights <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/belize.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="77" 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"> Research Report Series Communication for Development Study </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, October 1, 2011</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>"The main aim of this Communication for Development Study, commissioned by UNICEF [the United Nations Children's Fund], centered on carrying out a study on the knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP) specific to Children’s Rights that will inform the Communication for Development (C4D) Strategy and that will cut across program sectors in Belize."</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.dbzchild.org/uploads/docs/series_communication_study.pdf" target="_blank">Click here and scroll down to read this 42-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/stephanie-daniels-national-committee-families-and-children">Stephanie Daniels - National Committee for Families and Children</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.dbzchild.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">The Belizean Child | Virtual Knowledge Centre on the Children of Belize website</a>, January 28 2015. <em>Image credit:</em> Christine Norton, Anna Hoare, Francisco Cuellar</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/culture-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/culture-rights#comments Belize Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Advocacy Strengthening Capacities for Excellence in C4D Practice Advertising Companies Children Community Participation MDG 2. Universal Primary Education Entertainment Live Performance Civil Society Folk Media Person-to-Person Community Groups Governance and Democracy Interpersonal Community Media Print Situation Analysis Question Entertainment Orgs Radio Education Television Government Departments Visual Arts School Curricula News Media NGOs Religious Groups Sports Orgs United Nations Rights Featured UNICEF Communicating with, for and about children Global Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:49:23 +0000 jlevy 9353195 at http://www.comminit.com Health Research Manager - BBC Media Action - London, United Kingdom http://www.comminit.com/global/content/health-research-manager-bbc-media-action-london-united-kingdom <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-vacant-post---basic-info"><legend>VACANT POST - BASIC INFORMATION</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organisation"> <div class="field-label">Organisation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> BBC Media Action </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-4"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>London, United Kingdom</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vacant-post-grade"> <div class="field-label">Reference Number (optional):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> BBC/TP/139984/10713 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-salary-range"> <div class="field-label">Salary Range (optional):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Competitive salary </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-proposal-deadline-date"> <div class="field-label">Application Deadline (optional):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 4, 2015</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/media_action_logo.jpg" alt=" Health Research Manager - BBC Media Action - London, United Kingdom" title=" Health Research Manager - BBC Media Action - London, United Kingdom" width="100" height="34" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Job Introduction</strong></p> <p>BBC Media Action is the BBC’s international development charity, which uses media and communications to tackle poverty and contribute to long-term change in some of the world’s poorest places.&nbsp; We do this through implementing governance, health and resilience projects in partnership with civil society, local media and governments. As Health Research Manager you will be responsible for advising on, and implementing, research related to&nbsp; health communication across the organisation. </p> <p><strong>Main Responsibilities</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-submission-instructions"> <div class="field-label">Submission Instructions:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>To apply, please visit <a href="http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Research-Manager/10713" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Research-Manager/10713</a></p> <p><br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/health-research-manager-bbc-media-action-london-united-kingdom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/health-research-manager-bbc-media-action-london-united-kingdom#comments United Kingdom (UK) Western Europe Jobs and Training Vacancies Digital Governance and Democracy Phone/Mobile Development Assistance Print Media and D and G News/Information Radio Television News Media by Media Environment by Communication Strategy by Type of Organisation BBC Media Action Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:46:04 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9353157 at http://www.comminit.com Developing Disaster Preparedness Education via Broadcast Media and Community Involvement http://www.comminit.com/global/content/developing-disaster-preparedness-education-broadcast-media-and-community-involvement <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/eilaphoto.png" alt="" title="Developing Disaster Preparedness Education via Broadcast Media and Community Involvement" width="100" height="77" 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"> Eila Romo-Murphy </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 29, 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>Health Communication Resources (H-C-R)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</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://jyx.jyu.fi/dspace/bitstream/handle/123456789/44637/978-951-39-5949-4_vaitos29112014_korjattu.pdf?sequence=1" target="_blank">Click here for the 170-page dissertation 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/eila-romo-murphy-health-communication-resources-h-c-r">Eila Romo-Murphy - Health Communication Resources (H-C-R)</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 Eila Romo-Murphy to The Communication Initiative on January 22 2015. <em>Image credit:</em> Eila Romo-Murphy</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/developing-disaster-preparedness-education-broadcast-media-and-community-involvement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/developing-disaster-preparedness-education-broadcast-media-and-community-involvement#comments Indonesia Strategic Thinking Community Participation Voice Community Media News/Information Radio Risk Management Featured Global ICT for Development Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:57:30 +0000 kdevries 9353151 at http://www.comminit.com Evaluating the Impacts of Media Assistance: Problems and Principles http://www.comminit.com/global/content/evaluating-impacts-media-assistance-problems-and-principles <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/foster_d-prize-113-2.jpg" alt="" title="Evaluating the Impacts of Media Assistance: Problems and Principles" width="100" height="67" 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"> Jessica Noske-Turner </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">Friday, January 16, 2015</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>RMIT University</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</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.globalmediajournal.de/2015/01/16/evaluating-the-impacts-of-media-assistance-problems-and-principles/" target="_blank">Click here for the 21-page 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/content/jessica-noske-turner-rmit-university-0">Jessica Noske-Turner - RMIT University</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>Emails from Christoph Dietz and Jessica Noske-Turne to The Communication Initiative on January 20 2015 and January 25 2015, respectively; and <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.globalmediajournal.de/2015/01/16/evaluating-the-impacts-of-media-assistance-problems-and-principles/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><em>Global Media Journal: German Edition</em> Vol. 4, No. 2, Autumn/Winter 2014</a>. <em>Image credit: </em>University of Washington Foster Blog</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/evaluating-impacts-media-assistance-problems-and-principles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/evaluating-impacts-media-assistance-problems-and-principles#comments Cambodia Global Methodologies and Indicators Evaluations Digital Governance and Democracy Phone/Mobile Community Media Development Assistance Print News/Information Radio Television News Media Featured Global Media Development Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:51:00 +0000 kdevries 9353105 at http://www.comminit.com Illustrative Communication Strategy for Prevention and Control of Malaria during Pregnancy http://www.comminit.com/global/content/illustrative-communication-strategy-prevention-and-control-malaria-during-pregnancy <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/calendar_promoting_itn_use_nigeria.jpg" alt="" title="Illustrative Communication Strategy for Prevention and Control of Malaria during Pregnancy" width="72" 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-number-integer field-field-year"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2008 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>Grounded in the belief that effective communication is the basis of malaria-related behaviour change for all stakeholders - women, their families, community leaders, programme managers, and health care providers - this communication strategy document, developed by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health's Center for Communication Programs, briefly outlines a generic communication strategy that supports the prevention and control of malaria in pregnancy (which contributes to maternal anaemia, low birth weight, and infant deaths).</p> <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.thehealthcompass.org/project-examples/illustrative-communication-strategy-prevention-and-control-malaria-during-pregnancy" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HealthCOMpass website</a>, accessed January 22 2015. <em>Image credit:</em> Jhpiego</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/illustrative-communication-strategy-prevention-and-control-malaria-during-pregnancy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/illustrative-communication-strategy-prevention-and-control-malaria-during-pregnancy#comments Global Materials Strategic Thinking Advocacy Children Community Participation Evaluation Methodologies Person-to-Person MDG 5. Maternal Health MDG 6. Combat Diseases Print Radio NGOs Malaria and Dengue Women Featured Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs Global Health Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:08:10 +0000 kdevries 9353083 at http://www.comminit.com Ghana: Keeping Net Use Messages Fresh and Cool http://www.comminit.com/global/content/ghana-keeping-net-use-messages-fresh-and-cool <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/ahayede.jpg" alt="" title="Ghana: Keeping Net Use Messages Fresh and Cool" width="100" height="72" 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"> Net Use Messaging Case Study #4 </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-year"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2013 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>This 4-page case study shares the experience of Ghana's Aha Ye De (Twi for "It's Good Here [under the net]") campaign in keeping net use messages fresh and relevant over a 3-year campaign. The Ghana Behavior Change Support (BCS) project, a four-year project funded by the United States Agency for International Development and managed by the Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs, created the Aha Ye De campaign as the umbrella brand for all its malaria messages to support continuous distribution of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLINS).</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"> </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/293358">Ian Tweedie - Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health</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.networksmalaria.org/networks/behavior-change-communication" target="_blank">NetWorks website</a> on January 21 2015.</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/aha-ye-de-its-good-here-lets-come-together-and-drive-malaria-away-goodlife-campaign-mate">Aha ye de (It&#039;s Good Here): Let&#039;s Come Together and Drive Malaria Away for GoodLife Campaign Materials </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/voices-and-uam-innovative-partnership-promote-net-use">Voices and UAM: An Innovative Partnership to Promote Net Use</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/channelling-net-use-promotion-through-children-malaria-ambassadors-patapata-children%E2%80%99s-r">Channelling Net Use Promotion through Children as Malaria Ambassadors: The PataPata Children’s Radio Show</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/ghana-keeping-net-use-messages-fresh-and-cool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/ghana-keeping-net-use-messages-fresh-and-cool#comments Ghana West Africa Strategic Thinking Community Participation Bilaterals Entertainment Live Performance Person-to-Person Interpersonal Print News/Information Radio Television NGOs Malaria and Dengue Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs USAID Health Communication - Africa Malaria Global Edutainment - Africa Health Entertainment-Education Africa Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:05:18 +0000 aventh 9353072 at http://www.comminit.com