<a href="/global/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:36">Featured content</a> http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-rss.xml/36 en Research Communication for Policy Influence: Key Toolkits http://www.comminit.com/global/content/research-communication-policy-influence-key-toolkits <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"> Ingvild Storm </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-year"> <div class="field-label">Year:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2015 </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/screen_shot_2016-02-10_at_11.09.43.png" alt="" title="Research Communication for Policy Influence: Key Toolkits" width="100" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>"Research communication is at the heart of evidence based policy making, as it includes understanding the obstacles preventing the uptake of research by decision makers and reflects on the most appropriate strategies, tools and channels to reach key audiences that can promote policy changes."</em> </p> <div class="field button"><a href="http://www.researchtoaction.org/2015/04/research-communication-for-policy-influence-key-toolkits/" target="_blank"> Click here to access these guides in PDF format.</a></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</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>37</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/users/research-action" title="View user profile.">Research to 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.researchtoaction.org/2015/04/research-communication-for-policy-influence-key-toolkits/" target="_blank">Research2Action website</a>, February 9 2016.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/research-communication-policy-influence-key-toolkits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/research-communication-policy-influence-key-toolkits#comments Global Materials Advocacy Research NGOs Featured DFID DFID Global Africa Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:48:50 +0000 Research to Action 9378569 at http://www.comminit.com Eradicating Polio in Nigeria http://www.comminit.com/global/content/eradicating-polio-nigeria <h4>The Country&#039;s Novel Approach to Disease Control Can Offer Lessons for Other Countries Facing Urgent Public-Health Challenges</h4> <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"> Scott Desmarais </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, February 1, 2016</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>McKinsey &amp; Company</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>"The success of Nigeria's federal and state governments, Global Polio Eradication Initiative partners, and the Bill &amp; Melinda Gates Foundation is all the more impressive given the climate of disinformation, intimidation, and violence..."</em></p> <div class="field button"><a href="http://www.mckinsey.com/insights/health_systems_and_services/eradicating_polio_in_nigeria" 0="s:6:&quot;a:0:{}&quot;;" target="_blank">Click here to read the article online.</a></div> <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/eoc.png" alt="" title="Eradicating Polio in Nigeria" width="100" height="72" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/users/sdesmarais" title="View user profile.">SDesmarais</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.mckinsey.com" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">McKinsey &amp; Company website</a>, February 8 2016.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/eradicating-polio-nigeria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/eradicating-polio-nigeria#comments Nigeria Endemic Countries Research and Strategy Strategic Thinking Digital Live Performance Interpersonal Phone/Mobile News/Information Foundations Government Departments Research Health Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Risk Management Featured UNICEF World Health Organization Global Ebola Health Polio Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:07:49 +0000 SDesmarais 9378531 at http://www.comminit.com Forging a West African Consensus on UNGASS http://www.comminit.com/global/content/forging-west-african-consensus-ungass <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/ungass.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>A recent <span style="text-decoration:underline"><strong><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://ghanaweb.com/mobile/wap/article.php?ID=400890" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">news story </a></strong></span>cited Ghana’s Deputy Superintendent of Police, David Selom Hukportie, as bemoaning the formidable challenges he faces trying to destroy marijuana farms across the country. Mr. Hukportie, who also heads the Drug Law Enforcement Unit of the Ghana Police Service, said the effort was like "trying to kill a swarm of flies with one’s bare hands".</p> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/forging-west-african-consensus-ungass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Benin Ghana Senegal West Africa Advocacy Dialogue, Debate, Conversation Civil Society Person-to-Person Governance and Democracy Blogs: Rights and Development Government Departments United Nations Rights Democracy and Governance Global Policy Blogs Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:03:11 +0000 LansanaGberie 9378527 at http://www.comminit.com Local Perspectives on Climate Change: Participatory Video in Somotillo, Nicaragua http://www.comminit.com/global/content/local-perspectives-climate-change-participatory-video-somotillo-nicaragua <h4>Working Paper No. 100</h4> <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"> Manon Koningstein </div> <div class="field-item even"> Shadi Azadegan </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"> 2015 </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>CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Participatory video (PV) is a methodology premised on particular attitudes and behaviours that value collective and consensual decision-making and equalised power relations, seeking local solutions to local problems through coming together, reflecting, communicating, and taking positive action.</p> <div class="field button"><a href="https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/56665/Working%20Paper%20100.pdf?sequence=1" 0="s:6:&quot;a:0:{}&quot;;" target="_blank">Click here for the 47-page report in PDF format.</a></div> <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/80.jpg" alt="" title="Local Perspectives on Climate Change: Participatory Video in Somotillo, Nicaragua" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/users/mkoningstein" title="View user profile.">MKoningstein</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/users/sazadegan" title="View user profile.">SAzadegan</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://c4dnetwork.ning.com/this-week-s-member-forum-postings/c4d-network-twitter-trawl-16-22-feb-2015?xg_source=msg_mes_network" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Slimline C4D Network Twitter Trawl (16 - 22 Feb 2015)</a>; and <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://ccafs.cgiar.org/blog/participatory-video-local-perspectives-climate-change#.VOrhti7sR5m" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CCAFS website</a>, February 8 2016. <em>Image credit:</em> Gian Betancourt</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="350" width="425" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/7v6yiITDr54&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;autoplay=1&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/7v6yiITDr54&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;autoplay=1&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7v6yiITDr54"><img src="http://img.youtube.com/vi/7v6yiITDr54/0.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="425" height="350" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/local-perspectives-climate-change-participatory-video-somotillo-nicaragua" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/local-perspectives-climate-change-participatory-video-somotillo-nicaragua#comments Nicaragua Strategy Evaluations Evaluations Strategic Thinking Community Participation Film and Video Livelihoods Person-to-Person Voice Interpersonal MDG 7. Environment Environment NGOs Natural Resources Management Featured Global ICT for Development Natural Resource Management Mon, 08 Feb 2016 13:51:30 +0000 MKoningstein 9378526 at http://www.comminit.com A 3rd News group just for the heck if it! http://www.comminit.com/global/content/3rd-news-group-just-heck-if-it <p>Need to see how the content stacks up - these will be short items but can get the idea</p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/3rd-news-group-just-heck-if-it#comments Global Warren Test Group - to be deleted Sun, 07 Feb 2016 03:23:55 +0000 Warren Feek 9378512 at http://www.comminit.com Warren Test Group - to be deleted http://www.comminit.com/global/content/warren-test-group-be-deleted <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/chris_-_polio_8.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Test group for The CI staff. This will be deleted </div> <p>The Test Group on Live - this will be deleted - will monitor twitter and facebook n case it shows up there.</p> Global Sun, 07 Feb 2016 03:03:09 +0000 Warren Feek 9378509 at http://www.comminit.com Impact of Information Society Research in the Global South http://www.comminit.com/global/content/impact-information-society-research-global-south <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"> Arul Chib, Ed. </div> <div class="field-item even"> Julian May, Ed. </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Roxana Barrantes, Ed. </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-year"> <div class="field-label">Year:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2015 </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/sirca_workshop_jamaica.jpg" alt="" title="Impact of Information Society Research in the Global South" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>"There is a multiplicity of voices, methodologies and theoretical traditions in the interdisciplinary fields of research that investigate the role of ICTs 'in', 'for', and sometimes 'and' development. This volume includes many illustrations of the richness of approaches within the social sciences." - Robin Mansell, London School of Economics and Political Science</em></p> <div class="field button"><a href="http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-981-287-381-1" 0="s:6:&quot;a:0:{}&quot;;" target="_blank">Click here to read or download the volume online and/or in PDF format (in parts or in full).</a></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/springer-singapore">Springer Singapore</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>293</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/users/achib" title="View user profile.">AChib</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://c4dnetwork.ning.com/this-week-s-member-forum-postings/c4d-network-twitter-trawl-4-may-10-may-2015?xg_source=msg_mes_network" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">C4D Network Slimline Twitter Trawl: 4 - 10 May 2015</a>, accessed on February 5 2016; and <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.idrc.ca/EN/Themes/Information_and_Communication/Pages/ResultDetails.Aspx?ResultID=332" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">IDRC website</a>, February 5 2016. <em>Image caption/credit:</em> "Workshops like this SIRCA II session in Jamaica provide researchers with training" - Yvonne Lim</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/impact-information-society-research-global-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/impact-information-society-research-global-south#comments Africa Eastern Europe/Central Asia Latin America South Asia South East and East Asia Evaluations Materials Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Access Digital Community Participation Network Voice Interpersonal Phone/Mobile News/Information Radio MDG 8. Global Partnership Television Research NGOs New Technologies Rights Featured Global ICT for Development Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:03:58 +0000 AChib 9378493 at http://www.comminit.com What Drives Behavior? Key Factors for Handwashing in Bangladesh http://www.comminit.com/global/content/what-drives-behavior-key-factors-handwashing-bangladesh <p><em>"What behavior will you promote? What key factors will you address to motivate people?"</em></p> <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/cs-behavior-photo.jpg" alt="" title="What Drives Behavior? Key Factors for Handwashing in Bangladesh" width="100" height="61" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/users/tina-sanghvi-alive-thrivefhi-360" title="View user profile.">Tina Sanghvi - ...</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 Alive &amp; Thrive to The Communication Initiative on October 21 2015; and <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://aliveandthrive.org/resources-main-page/case-studies/what-drives-behavior/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">A&amp;T website</a>, accessed February 4 2016.</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/alive-thrive-bangladesh">Alive &amp; Thrive (A&amp;T) in Bangladesh</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/dads-can-do-strategies-involve-fathers-child-feeding">Dads Can Do That! Strategies to Involve Fathers in Child Feeding</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-2" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-2"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="350" width="425" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/VUhSFe423Ro&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;autoplay=1&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-2"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/VUhSFe423Ro&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;autoplay=1&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUhSFe423Ro"><img src="http://img.youtube.com/vi/VUhSFe423Ro/0.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="425" height="350" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/what-drives-behavior-key-factors-handwashing-bangladesh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/what-drives-behavior-key-factors-handwashing-bangladesh#comments Bangladesh Materials Strategic Thinking Advocacy Children Film and Video Multi-Media Innovations for Behaviour and Social Change MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Interpersonal Phone/Mobile Print Situation Analysis Questions News/Information Television Research NGOs Nutrition Featured Communicating with, for and about children Global Health Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:12:39 +0000 Tina Sanghvi - Alive & Thrive/FHI 360 9378467 at http://www.comminit.com Definition and Key Messages to Support Advocacy and Action for Communication with Communities http://www.comminit.com/global/content/definition-and-key-messages-support-advocacy-and-action-communication-communities <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, December 1, 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/rtr2i40x.jpg" alt="" title="Definition and Key Messages to Support Advocacy and Action for Communication with Communities" width="100" height="44" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>"In the context of humanitarian action Communication with Communities, which is sometimes abbreviated to CwC, refers to activities where the exchange of information is used to save lives, mitigate risk, enable greater accountability and shape the response, as well as supporting the communication needs of people caught up in conflicts, natural disasters and other crises."</em></p> <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/communicating-disaster-affected-communities-cdac-secretariat">Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities (CDAC) Secretariat</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>4</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/users/rachel-houghton-communicating-disaster-affected-communities-cdac-network" title="View user profile.">Rachel Houghton...</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/communicating-disaster-affected-communities-cdac-0">Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities (CDAC)</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/when-communicating-really-matters-experience-cdac-haiti">When Communicating Really Matters: The Experience of CDAC in Haiti</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/what-have-we-learnt-about-cwc-coordination-previous-experience">What Have We Learnt about CwC Coordination from Previous Experience?</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/assessing-information-and-communication-needs-quick-and-easy-guide-those-working-humanit">Assessing Information and Communication Needs: A Quick and Easy Guide for Those Working in Humanitarian Response</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/what-do-we-know-about-communicating-communities-following-earthquake">What Do We Know about Communicating with Communities Following an Earthquake?</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/can-you-hear-me-now-why-good-communication-critical-nepal-quake-response">Can You Hear Me Now? Why Good Communication Is Critical to the Nepal Quake Response</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/improving-communication-between-aid-agencies-and-crisis-affected-people-lessons-infoasai">Improving Communication Between Aid Agencies and Crisis-affected People: Lessons from the Infoasaid Project</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/enfomasyon-nou-dwe-konnen-news-you-can-use">Enfomasyon Nou Dwe Konnen (News You Can Use)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/infoasaid">infoasaid</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/improving-communication-between-aid-agencies-and-crisis-affected-people-lessons-infoasai">Improving Communication Between Aid Agencies and Crisis-affected People: Lessons from the Infoasaid Project</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/working-concert-coordination-collaboration-international-media-development">Working in Concert: Coordination &amp; Collaboration in International Media Development</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/humanitarian-broadcasting-emergencies-synthesis-evaluation-findings">Humanitarian Broadcasting in Emergencies - A Synthesis of Evaluation Findings</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/still-left-dark-how-people-emergencies-use-communication-survive-and-how-humanitarian-ag">Still Left in the Dark? How People in Emergencies Use Communication to Survive - and How Humanitarian Agencies can Help</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/ann-kite-yo-pale-or-let-them-speak-best-practice-and-lessons-learned-communication-haiti">Ann Kite Yo Pale or Let Them Speak: Best Practice and Lessons Learned in Communication in Haiti</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/time-listen-time-address-our-personal-barriers">Time to listen? Time to address our personal barriers </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 Martin Dawes to The Communication Initiative on December 15 2015. <em>Image credit:</em> Reuters</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/definition-and-key-messages-support-advocacy-and-action-communication-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/definition-and-key-messages-support-advocacy-and-action-communication-communities#comments Global Materials Advocacy Community Participation Person-to-Person Interpersonal News/Information NGOs Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Rights Risk Management Global Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:10:19 +0000 Rachel Houghton - Communicating with Disaster Affected Commu 9378439 at http://www.comminit.com Community Video for Nutrition Guide http://www.comminit.com/global/content/community-video-nutrition-guide <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"> Using Participatory, Community-Led Videos to Improve Maternal, Infant, and Young Child Nutrition </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"> Kristina Beall </div> <div class="field-item even"> Peggy Koniz-Booher </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Lakshmi Iyer </div> <div class="field-item even"> Avinash Upadhyay </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Rikin Gandhi </div> <div class="field-item even"> John Nicholson </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, September 1, 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/springma.png" alt="" title="Community Video for Nutrition Guide" width="100" height="86" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>"SPRING and DG see this community-led video approach, with videos created by the community for the community, as a revolutionary tool for nutrition and health behavior change which blends innovative, low-cost, accessible technology with the strength of human-mediated interpersonal communication techniques. Although video provides a point of focus in this model, it is people and social dynamics that ultimately ensure its effectiveness."</em></p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://www.spring-nutrition.org/sites/default/files/publications/series/spring_community_video_for_nutrition_guide.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the 39-page resource in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/strengthening-partnerships-results-and-innovations-nutrition-globally-spring">Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING)</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/digital-green">Digital Green</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>39</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-contact-user-ref"> <div class="field-label">Contacts (user reference):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/users/krgranger" title="View user profile.">krgranger</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/using-community-led-video-approach-promote-maternal-infant-and-young-child-nutrition-odi">Using a Community-Led Video Approach to Promote Maternal, Infant, and Young Child Nutrition in Odisha, India</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.spring-nutrition.org/publications/reports/using-community-led-video-approach-promote-maternal-infant-and-young-child" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">SPRING website</a>, accessed February 2 2016. <em>Image credit:</em> John Nicholson, SPRING</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/community-video-nutrition-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/community-video-nutrition-guide#comments India Materials Strategic Thinking Digital Children Community Participation Film and Video Bilaterals MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Interpersonal Health NGOs Nutrition Women Featured USAID Communicating with, for and about children Global Health ICT for Development Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:55:47 +0000 krgranger 9378417 at http://www.comminit.com