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Khushi Baby

Khushi Baby
Developed to address the challenge rural clinicians and parents face in documenting children's vaccination records, Khushi Baby stores children's medical history in a digital necklace. The form of a necklace was selected after talking to hundreds ...
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Community Engagement and Social and Behavior Change Advisor - International ...

Community Engagement and Social and Behavior Change Advisor - International Medical Corps - Afghanistan
BACKGROUND International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development projects.  Established in in 1984 by volunteer ...
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Radio and WhatsApp: shining a light on early marriage in Sierra Leone

Radio and WhatsApp: shining a light on early marriage in Sierra Leone
Author: Olabisi Olu Garrick, July 29 2015 - Skipping home from school one day, a 10 year old girl named Mariama found her dad in an unusually happy mood. Ushering her inside, he ordered her to remove her school uniform and change into plain ...
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The View from Above: Faith and Health

The View from Above: Faith and Health
"At the national level, faith-inspired health providers deliver health care in many contexts. Internationally, faith affects and shapes development agendas and responses to poverty and inequity. However, faith factors are not always taken into ...
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A Good Start: Advances in Early Childhood Development

A Good Start: Advances in Early Childhood Development
"Nearly 50 years ago, in 1966, the Bernard van Leer Foundation funded its first major project aimed at enhancing the development of young children: the Project for Early Childhood Education (PECE), which was initiated in Jamaica. (Bernard van ...
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Urban Adolescent SRH SBCC Implementation Kit Pilot Partner Organization - ...

Urban Adolescent SRH SBCC Implementation Kit  Pilot Partner Organization - Request for Proposals
BACKGROUND The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) is a five-year, global project funded by USAID, and based at the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs (CCP). It is designed to strengthen developing country capacity to ...
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Nutrition Program Manager - International Medical Corps - Cameroon

Nutrition Program Manager - International Medical Corps - Cameroon
15-728: Nutrition Program Manager BACKGROUND International Medical Corps, a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs, seeks ...
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MHPSS Program Coordinator - International Medical Corps - Guinea

MHPSS Program Coordinator - International Medical Corps - Guinea
15-423: MHPSS Coordinator BACKGROUND International Medical Corps, a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs, seeks candidates ...
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Mental Health Technical Advisor - International Medical Corps - Ukraine

Mental Health Technical Advisor - International Medical Corps - Ukraine
15-708: Mental Health Technical Advisor BACKGROUND International Medical Corps, a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs, seeks ...
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Primary Health Care Specialist - International Medical Corps - Palestinian ...

Primary Health Care Specialist - International Medical Corps - Palestinian Territories
15-784: Primary Health Care Specialist BACKGROUND International Medical Corps, a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs, seeks ...
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Polio Eradication: Nigeria Must Keep its Eye on the Prize

Polio Eradication: Nigeria Must Keep its Eye on the Prize
Author: Nellie Bristol, July 24 2015 - July 24 marks a significant milestone in the global effort to eradicate polio: Nigeria, one of the countries where wild poliovirus has proven hardest to extinguish, has reported no cases of the disease for a ...
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Secondary Health Care Specialist - International Medical Corps - Palestinian ...

Secondary Health Care Specialist - International Medical Corps - Palestinian Territories
15-782: Secondary Health Care Specialist   BACKGROUND International Medical Corps, a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development ...
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Chief of Party - International Medical Corps - Palestinian Territories

Chief of Party - International Medical Corps - Palestinian Territories
15-781: Chief of Party BACKGROUND International Medical Corps, a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs, seeks candidates for ...
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Field Guide: Three Star Approach for WASH in Schools

Field Guide: Three Star Approach for WASH in Schools
"The Three Star Approach for WASH in Schools is designed to improve the effectiveness of hygiene behaviour change programmes for children and complements UNICEF's broader child-friendly schools initiative and GIZ's 'Fit for School' approach, ...
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A Short Technical Update on Self-Testing for HIV

A Short Technical Update on Self-Testing for HIV
"HIV self‑testing may provide people with an additional pathway to HIV prevention, care and treatment." This document is designed "to synthesize experiences, research and policies on HIV self‑testing to inform stakeholders who are considering or ...
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Program Director - International Medical Corps - Nepal

Program Director - International Medical Corps - Nepal
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mCenas! SMS Client Education among Youth

mCenas! SMS Client Education among Youth
"mCenas! engaged young people aged 15-24 with an SMS-based role model story, in which characters were shown overcoming common barriers to contraceptive use faced by youth."  
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Our Valuable Voices: Community Digital Storytelling for Good Programming and ...

Our Valuable Voices: Community Digital Storytelling for Good Programming and Policy Engagement
"...[R]eflection, dialogue, debate and mobilisation are priorities for strengthening community voice and ownership."
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Dhibcaha Nolosha (Drops for Life ): Can Radio Improve the Effectiveness of ...

Dhibcaha Nolosha (Drops for Life ): Can Radio Improve the Effectiveness of Polio Vaccination Campaigns?
"I wouldn't have allowed those vaccinators with the medical jackets who knock on my door, to enter my home, if it were not for the programme." - Father, Galkayo
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Wazazi Nipendeni - Love Me, Parents

Wazazi Nipendeni - Love Me, Parents
"Wazazi Nipendeni (Love me, Parents) is a national safe motherhood social and behavior change communication (SBCC) campaign that aims to encourage Tanzanian women and their partners to take steps for a healthy pregnancy and safe delivery."
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Communication and Social Mobilization in Yellow Fever Mass Vaccination Campaigns

Communication and Social Mobilization in Yellow Fever Mass Vaccination Campaigns
"Effective communication techniques - in the form of advocacy, social mobilization, and social and behavioral change - are key to a successful mass vaccination campaign. At a minimum, the Yellow Fever Initiative recommended that certain specific ...
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I-Kit for Ebola Preparedness

I-Kit for Ebola Preparedness
This Ebola Communication Preparedness Implementation Kit (I-Kit) is designed to provide national and local stakeholders, as well as programme managers, with "key considerations and a roadmap for instituting and implementing critical, relevant, ...
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Brown envelope journalism

Brown envelope journalism
Author: Aveseh Asough, July 22 2015 - In Nigeria, brown envelopes have a special significance. For Nigerian journalists brown envelopes suggest money. Cash collected after an event or an assignment to cover ‘transport costs’. Normal It’s ...
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Getting our mojo back with MOELJO

Getting our mojo back with MOELJO
Author: Clare Lyons, July 22 2015 - One good thing that came from an unsuccessful grant application last year was the seed of an idea for what became our MOELJO course (mobile phone skills and election reporting for journalists).
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Countering Myths and Misperceptions about Contraceptives

Countering Myths and Misperceptions about Contraceptives
"This issue of Outlook examines the scope and impact of misperceptions about contraception, the science behind debunking misperceptions, and approaches that programs are using to address this persistent problem."
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Directorate General of Family Planning Bangladesh Digital Archive of SBCC ...

Directorate General of Family Planning Bangladesh Digital Archive of SBCC Materials
This social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) digital library of both print and audio-visual materials was developed by the Information, Education, and Motivation (IEM) Unit of the Directorate General of Family Planning (DGFP) of ...
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Radio and WhatsApp: shining a light on early marriage in Sierra Leone

Mariama Mansaray is interviewed about her view
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The Story of Ebola

The Story of Ebola
"This animation - produced in collaboration with International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, UNICEF, and Yoni Goodman - brings to life key messages that help people see and understand how Ebola spreads and how to protect ...
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Our Time To Be Heard: Stories Giving Voice to Young People and Their ...

Our Time To Be Heard: Stories Giving Voice to Young People and Their Experience of HIV
"Don't take the place of adolescents and young people in decision-making, but listen to us and support us, and together we will end AIDS." - Cédric Nininahazwe, executive director of the Burundian National Network of young people living with HIV
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The Roadmap for Health Measurement and Accountability

The Roadmap for Health Measurement and Accountability
Authored by the Common Road Map Steering Committee of MA4Health, this document  "articulates a shared strategic approach to support effective measurement and accountability systems for a country’s health programs." The Roadmap outlines ...
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The Roadmap for Health Measurement and Accountability and the 5-Point Call ...

The Roadmap for Health Measurement and Accountability and the 5-Point Call to Action
"An increasing reliance on quality health data is key to post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals."   In June of 2015,  the World Bank and partners (See link in Partner section below) held the MA4Health summit - Measurement and ...
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Gender, Peace and Communication in the post-2015 debate...and why ...

Gender, Peace and Communication in the post-2015 debate...and why communication should be more than a cross cutting approach
Author: Valentina Baú, July 20 2015 - The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have represented a crucial framework in international development since their establishment in the year 2000. Two of their key strengths have been their ability to ...
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Family Planning Law Campaign, Guatemala

Family Planning Law Campaign, Guatemala
"Indigenous Guatemalans have faced a multitude of barriers to access and use of family planning services....While the Guatemalan family planning law was a historic advancement towards empowering all Guatemalans to access and use of family ...
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Ebola Case Study: The Western Area Surge

Ebola Case Study: The Western Area Surge
Author: J. Dawson, July 21 2015 - The Western Area Surge in Sierra Leone in December 2014 demonstrated that community mobilization and the supply of services are interdependent – one cannot be successful without the other. More than ...
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Advocacy for Immunisation Website

Advocacy for Immunisation Website
"Advocacy is defined as: A strategic effort to achieve change by creating political commitment and an 'enabling' environment. In immunisation, this means, for example, ensuring decision makers have the information and evidence to make good ...
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Summary Report on the Technical Advisory Group Meeting on Poliomyelitis ...

Summary Report on the Technical Advisory Group Meeting on Poliomyelitis Eradication for Afghanistan
"While the [polio eradication] programme has gained information as to why these children have remained unvaccinated, it has yet to fully elaborate on how it will address the causes of persistently missed children, and thus reduce their numbers to ...
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Summary Report on the Technical Advisory Group Meeting on Poliomyelitis ...

Summary Report on the Technical Advisory Group Meeting on Poliomyelitis Eradication for Pakistan
"...[M]ass media, branding and programme communication activities should reinforce, not distract from, improved operational performance of vaccinators...""
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Request for Applications (RFA) - Africa Region Springboard Secretariat - ...

Request for Applications (RFA)  - Africa Region Springboard Secretariat - Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs
Funded By: United States Agency for International Development Tendering Organization: Johns Hopkins Center for Communication ProgramsProject Name: Health Communication Capacity Collaborative Location: AfricaStatus: Small Opportunity SizeAward ...
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Communication Planning Guide for IPV Introduction and Routine Immunisation ...

Communication Planning Guide for IPV Introduction and Routine Immunisation Strengthening
To support the addition of inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine (IPV) to a national immunisation programme, this guide offers a range of checklists, tools, templates, examples, and best practices to support the effective planning and implementation ...
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