<a href="/global/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:36">Featured content</a> http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-rss.xml/36 en Role of Social Mobilization in Tackling the Resistance to Polio Eradication Program in Underserved Communities of Aligarh, India http://www.comminit.com/global/content/role-social-mobilization-tackling-resistance-polio-eradication-program-underserved-commu <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/20vzvij_city_polio_929790f.jpg" alt="" title="Role of Social Mobilization in Tackling the Resistance to Polio Eradication Program in Underserved Communities of Aligarh, India" width="100" height="69" 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"> M. Athar Ansari </div> <div class="field-item even"> Zulfia Khan </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Saira Mehnaz </div> <div class="field-item even"> M. Salman Shah </div> <div class="field-item odd"> A. Jafar Abedi </div> <div class="field-item even"> Anees Ahmad </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> <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>J.N. Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This paper describes a cross-sectional study conducted to assess the impact of social mobilisation on families in Aligarh, India who are resistant to giving polio drops to their children. Considering that there is a history of Muslim resistance to the oral polio vaccine (OPV) due to mistrust and rumour, it was deemed significant that it the Aligarh Muslim University leading on this study; medical interns from this institution were trained as social mobilisers by the the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and Rotary International trainers.</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.banglajol.info/index.php/SEAJPH/article/view/20035/13833" target="_blank">Click here to download the 7-page paper in PDF format or to view it online.</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/m-athar-ansari-aligarh-muslim-university">M. Athar Ansari - Aligarh Muslim 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><em>South East Asia Journal of Public Health</em>, Vol 3, No 2, 2013: 23-29. <em>Image credit:</em> Ch. Vijaya Bhaskar, <em>The Hindu</em></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/role-social-mobilization-tackling-resistance-polio-eradication-program-underserved-commu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/role-social-mobilization-tackling-resistance-polio-eradication-program-underserved-commu#comments India Research and Strategy Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Person-to-Person Interpersonal NGOs Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Featured UNICEF Global Polio Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:33:34 +0000 kdevries 9351804 at http://www.comminit.com Global Forum for Media Development Advocacy Campaign Post2015 http://www.comminit.com/global/content/global-forum-media-development-advocacy-campaign-post2015 <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>Ongoing</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/gfmd.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>"[T]hose who are empowered to decide the SDGs - your governments and diplomatic representatives - sometimes forget how crucial and relevant information is, or they might feel threatened by media. We risk losing this opportunity if we let them decide to drop access to information and media from the agenda."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-htmllink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://gfmd.info/en/site/pots2015/187/Join-the-coalition.htm" target="_blank"> Click here to access this website and its resources.</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-forum-media-development-gfmd">Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD)</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/269007">Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD)</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/global-forum-media-development-gfmd">Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD)</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://gfmd.info/en/site/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">GFMD website</a>, October 23 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/global-forum-media-development-advocacy-campaign-post2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/global-forum-media-development-advocacy-campaign-post2015#comments Global Materials Advocacy Digital Community Participation Film and Video Governance and Democracy Print Radio Television NGOs United Nations Featured Global Democracy and Governance Media Development Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:08:22 +0000 jlevy 9351770 at http://www.comminit.com Bridging the Gap between Communication Research and Practice: How We See Our Role http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bridging-gap-between-communication-research-and-practice-how-we-see-our-role <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/tumblr_ncs2csxyxj1qz7sw8o1_1280.jpg" alt="" title="Bridging the Gap between Communication Research and Practice: How We See Our Role" 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"> Renata Schiavo </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, March 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><em>Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media, and Engagement in Global Health</em></p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This editorial, included as an opening piece to one issue of the <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.maneyonline.com/loi/cih" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><em>Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media, and Engagement in Global Health</em></a>, examines the challenge that the health communication field (and other fields) face in bridging the gap between research and practice.</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.maneyonline.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1179/1753806814Z.00000000060" target="_blank">Click here for the 2-page editorial 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/w-s-maney-son-ltd">W. S. Maney &amp; Son Ltd</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>Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media, and Engagement in Global Health</em> 2014, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp 77-79. <em>Image credit:</em> Creative Something</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bridging-gap-between-communication-research-and-practice-how-we-see-our-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bridging-gap-between-communication-research-and-practice-how-we-see-our-role#comments Global Strategic Thinking Engaging with research communities Person-to-Person Interpersonal Health Immunisation and Vaccines Featured Global Public Engagement with Science Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:10:23 +0000 kdevries 9351768 at http://www.comminit.com Education Specialist - Healthy Communities - The Commonwealth of Learning - Vancouver, BC, Canada http://www.comminit.com/global/content/education-specialist-healthy-communities-commonwealth-learning-vancouver-bc-canada <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"> The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) </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>Vancouver, BC, Canada</p> </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">November 25, 2014</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/common.wealth_2.png" alt="Education Specialist - Healthy Communities - The Commonwealth of Learning - Vanc" title="Education Specialist - Healthy Communities - The Commonwealth of Learning - Vancouver, BC, Canada" width="100" height="19" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) helps governments and institutions to expand the scale, efficiency and quality of learning by using new approaches, appropriate technologies, and open and distance learning (ODL) methodologies. Headquartered in Vancouver, COL promotes innovation and works with national and international partners to facilitate learning in support of sustainable development goals.</p> <p><strong>The Position:</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><strong>To Apply:</strong></p> <p>Interested applicants must provide a resume and cover letter highlighting their professional background. Applications must be submitted by email to <a href="mailto:opportunities@col.org" rel="nofollow">opportunities@col.org</a><br /><br /> <strong>Attention:</strong> Human Resources and Contracts Manager, latest by November 25, 2014.<br /><br />While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, those who have not been contacted by January 31, 2015, should consider that there will be no follow-up to their application.<br /><br />Applications from women candidates are particularly encouraged.<br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/education-specialist-healthy-communities-commonwealth-learning-vancouver-bc-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/education-specialist-healthy-communities-commonwealth-learning-vancouver-bc-canada#comments North America United States Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:52:24 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9351763 at http://www.comminit.com Opportunities and Challenges for Health Communication in Health Disparities Settings http://www.comminit.com/global/content/opportunities-and-challenges-health-communication-health-disparities-settings <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/121002_640.jpg" alt="" title="Opportunities and Challenges for Health Communication in Health Disparities Settings" width="100" height="44" 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><em>"How can we build health communication and other capacity in disadvantaged settings?"</em></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.maneyonline.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1179/1753806814Z.00000000074" target="_blank">Click here for the 3-page interview 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/w-s-maney-son-ltd">W. S. Maney &amp; Son Ltd</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>Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media, and Engagement in Global Health</em> 2014, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp 77-79. <em>Image credit:</em> The New York Academy of Sciences</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/opportunities-and-challenges-health-communication-health-disparities-settings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/opportunities-and-challenges-health-communication-health-disparities-settings#comments Global Endemic Countries Research and Strategy Strategic Thinking Community Engagement with Dialogue and Action Strengthening Capacities for Excellence in C4D Practice Children Community Participation Live Performance Child Survival and Growth MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Voice Equity Interpersonal Phone/Mobile Radio Health Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Featured UNICEF Communicating with, for and about children Global Children, Equity and Development ICT for Development Polio Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:27:04 +0000 kdevries 9351762 at http://www.comminit.com Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia http://www.comminit.com/global/content/executive-editor-bbc-media-action-addis-ababa-ethiopia <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>Addis Ababa, Ethiopia</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/139984/9424 </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">November 16, 2014</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_35.jpg" alt="Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia" title="Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia" width="100" height="34" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>12 Months Fixed Term Contract or 24 Months Fixed term contract</strong></p> <p><strong>Competitive salary</strong></p> <p><strong>Job Reference: BBC/TP/139984/9424 </strong></p> <p><strong>Job Introduction:</strong></p> <p>BBC Media Action uses media and communications to help improve health, reduce poverty, and support people in understanding their rights. To achieve this, it partners with civil society, local media and governments to:</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><strong>For more information and to apply, please <a href="http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Executive-Editor-BBC-Media-Action-Addis-Ababa/9425" rel="nofollow">click here.</a><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Closing date: 16th November 2014.<a href="http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Executive-Editor-BBC-Media-Action-Addis-Ababa/9425" rel="nofollow"><br /></a></strong></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/executive-editor-bbc-media-action-addis-ababa-ethiopia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/executive-editor-bbc-media-action-addis-ababa-ethiopia#comments Africa East Africa Ethiopia Jobs and Training Vacancies Phone/Mobile Development Assistance Print Media and D and G News/Information Radio Television News Media BBC Media Action Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:16:44 +0000 Holly Doyle 9351761 at http://www.comminit.com Project Director - BBC Media Action - Juba, South Sudan http://www.comminit.com/global/content/project-director-bbc-media-action-juba-south-sudan <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><strong>Jub</strong><strong>a, South Sudan</strong></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/139984/9436 </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">November 16, 2014</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_34.jpg" alt="Project Director - BBC Media Action - Juba, South Sudan" title="Project Director - BBC Media Action - Juba, South Sudan" width="100" height="34" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>12 Months Fixed term contract</strong></p> <p><strong>Competitive salary</strong></p> <p><strong>Job Reference: BBC/TP/139984/9436</strong></p> <p><strong>Job Introduction:</strong></p> <p>BBC Media Action uses media and communications to help reduce poverty and support people in understanding their rights. To achieve this, it partners with civil society, local media and governments to:</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>For more information and to apply, please <a href="http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Project-Director-BBC-Media-Action-South-Sudan/9436" rel="nofollow">click here.</a></p> <p><strong>Closing date: 16th November 2014.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/project-director-bbc-media-action-juba-south-sudan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/project-director-bbc-media-action-juba-south-sudan#comments Africa North Africa South Sudan Jobs and Training Vacancies Governance and Democracy Phone/Mobile Development Assistance Print Media and D and G News/Information Radio Television News Media BBC Media Action Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:12:55 +0000 Holly Doyle 9351760 at http://www.comminit.com Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Abuja, Nigeria http://www.comminit.com/global/content/executive-editor-bbc-media-action-abuja-nigeria <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>Abuja, Nigeria</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/139984/9424 </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">November 16, 2014</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_33.jpg" alt="Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Abuja, Nigeria" title="Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Abuja, Nigeria" width="100" height="34" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>12 Months Fixed Term Contract or 24 Months Fixed term contract</strong><br /><strong>Competitive salary </strong><br /><strong>Job Reference: BBC/TP/139984/9424</strong> </p> <p><strong></strong></p> <p><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Job Introduction</strong>:</p> <p>BBC Media Action uses media and communications to help improve health, reduce poverty, and support people in understanding their rights. To achieve this, it partners with civil society, local media and governments to:</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><strong>For more information and to apply, please <a href="http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Executive-Editor-BBC-Media-Action-Abuja/9424" rel="nofollow">click here.</a></strong></p> <p><strong></strong></p> <p>Closing date: 16th November 2014</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/executive-editor-bbc-media-action-abuja-nigeria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/executive-editor-bbc-media-action-abuja-nigeria#comments Africa Nigeria West Africa Jobs and Training Vacancies Phone/Mobile Development Assistance Print Media and D and G News/Information Radio Television News Media BBC Media Action Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:07:55 +0000 Holly Doyle 9351759 at http://www.comminit.com Lessons Learned from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: Implications for Communication Interventions http://www.comminit.com/global/content/lessons-learned-global-polio-eradication-initiative-implications-communication-intervent <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/3-types-of-sm_polio.png" alt="" title="Lessons Learned from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: Implications for Communication Interventions" width="100" height="67" 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, March 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><em>"What are some of the communication challenges in engaging people on polio immunization issues?"</em></p> <p> This is one of the questions asked in this interview of Thomas Abraham, MA, who is affiliated with the Journalism and Media Studies Center (JMSC) at The University of Hong Kong and who is a consultant for the World Health Organization (WHO) and other international organisations on health risk communication. Some of the key points from the interview include:</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.maneyonline.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1179/1753806814Z.00000000061" target="_blank">Click here for the 2-page interview 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/w-s-maney-son-ltd">W. S. Maney &amp; Son Ltd</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>Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media, and Engagement in Global Health</em> 2014, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp 3-4. <em>Image credit:</em> Communication4Health</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/lessons-learned-global-polio-eradication-initiative-implications-communication-intervent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/lessons-learned-global-polio-eradication-initiative-implications-communication-intervent#comments India Nigeria Pakistan Global Endemic Countries Research and Strategy Strategic Thinking Children Community Participation Child Survival and Growth MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Interpersonal Research Health Immunisation and Vaccines Risk Management Featured Global Children, Equity and Development Polio Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:04:36 +0000 kdevries 9351758 at http://www.comminit.com "Yes To Health...No To Polio" http://www.comminit.com/global/content/yes-healthno-polio <div class="field field-type-text field-field-length"> <div class="field-label">Length:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 08&#039;54 (English); 10&#039;15&quot; (Hausa) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Year of Production:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, September 14, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-languages"> <div class="field-label">Languages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> English, Hausa </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-video-cia-credits"><legend>PRODUCTION COMPANY CREDITS</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-production-company"> <div class="field-label">Production Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Books of Hope, LLC T/A Speaking Books </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/field/image/speaking.jpg" alt="" title="" width="80" height="100" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </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/272770">Brian M. Julius - Books of Hope USA</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 Brian M Julius to The Communication Initiative on October 22 2014; and <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=https://t.e2ma.net/message/vcd0d/75r8se" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">"Eradicating Polio: Rotary Teamwork Enables New Approach to Eradicating Polio"</a>, by Mary Noonan, accessed October 23 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/yes-healthno-polio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/yes-healthno-polio#comments Nigeria Guides and Manuals Endemic Countries Materials Children Child Survival and Growth MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Interpersonal Health NGOs Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Featured UNICEF Global Children, Equity and Development Polio Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:24:08 +0000 kdevries 9351755 at http://www.comminit.com