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Bottlenecks and Breakthroughs: Lessons Learned from New Vaccine ...

Bottlenecks and Breakthroughs: Lessons Learned from New Vaccine Introductions in Low-Resource Countries, 2008 to 2013
"Popular demand for and acceptance of these new vaccines (primarily pentavalent, pneumococcal conjugate, and rotavirus vaccines) was relatively high due to knowledge and fear of the target diseases for the new vaccines and to successful ...
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Reflection on community radio and youth empowerment

Reflection on community radio and youth empowerment
Author: Gillies C. Kasongo, March 4 2015 - Youth unemployment remains a major challenge in Southern Africa, threatening the region’s socio-economic development. Although youth constitute the majority of the population in the Southern Africa ...
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The Impact of Polio Eradication Activities on Routine Immunization in Three ...

The Impact of Polio Eradication Activities on Routine Immunization in Three Northern Nigerian States
Author: Anne McArthur, March 4 2015 - I’ve been working on immunization programs for the past 14 years, including seven years as Immunization Advisor to the Partnership for Reviving Routine Immunization in Northern Nigeria/Maternal Neonatal and ...
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EU-UNICEF Child Rights Toolkit: Integrating Child Rights in Development ...

EU-UNICEF Child Rights Toolkit: Integrating Child Rights in Development Cooperation
"By providing practical guidance on how to take a rights-based, child-focused approach, this toolkit aims to ensure that children's rights as well as initiatives to promote the well-being of all children can be effectively integrated and applied ...
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All In to #EndAdolescentAIDS

All In to #EndAdolescentAIDS
“AIDS is the leading cause of death among adolescents in Africa. Globally, two thirds of all new infections among adolescents were among adolescent girls. This is a moral injustice. I am calling on young people to lead the All In movement, ...
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Senior Program Officer - Governance, Security And Justice - IDRC - Ottawa, ...

Senior Program Officer - Governance, Security And Justice - IDRC - Ottawa, ON, Canada
Pursue a Career with Impact A key part of Canada’s foreign policy efforts, the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) supports research in developing countries to promote growth and development. The result is innovative, lasting ...
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p5 Regional Communications Advisor - UNFPA - West and Central Africa ...

p5 Regional Communications Advisor - UNFPA - West and Central Africa Regional Office, Dakar Senegal
Are you interested in helping improve the lives of women and young people? UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, and every young person's ...
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Confronting Global Gender Justice: Women's Lives, Human Rights

Confronting Global Gender Justice: Women's Lives, Human Rights
Confronting Global Gender Justice contains a unique, interdisciplinary collection of essays that address some of the most complex and demanding challenges facing theorists, activists, analysts, and educators engaged in the tasks of defining and ...
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Appendices to the Report of the SAGE Working Group on Vaccine Hesitancy

Appendices to the Report of the SAGE Working Group on Vaccine Hesitancy
"Media and social media can create a negative or positive vaccine sentiment and can provide a platform for lobbies and key opinion leaders to influence others....Community leaders and influencers, including religious leaders in some settings, ...
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United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) poster series

United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) poster series
United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) poster series
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Report of the SAGE Working Group on Vaccine Hesitancy

Report of the SAGE Working Group on Vaccine Hesitancy
"[R]egardless of the setting and causes of vaccine hesitancy, poor communication needs to be addressed generally, in addition to developing targeted communication to address hesitancy and improve vaccine uptake." This is one of the lessons that ...
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Scaling Up Health Workforce Education and Training: Guide for Applying the ...

Scaling Up Health Workforce Education and Training: Guide for Applying the Bottlenecks and Best Buys Approach
"To achieve universal health coverage and better health outcomes, the world needs more health workers...Educating and training an ample supply of new health workers, though, is hindered by a limited number of schools and the scarcity of resources ...
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Senior Program Specialist – Supporting Inclusive Growth - IDRC - Ottawa, ON, ...

Senior Program Specialist – Supporting Inclusive Growth - IDRC - Ottawa, ON, Canada
Pursue a Career with Impact A key part of Canada’s foreign policy efforts, the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) supports research in developing countries to promote growth and development. The result is innovative, lasting ...
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Administrative/Program/Logistics Support Specialist - IBTCI - Kenya

Administrative/Program/Logistics Support Specialist - IBTCI - Kenya
COMPANY PROFILE: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and has implemented over two hundred ...
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Team Leader/Monitoring and Evaluation or Research Specialist - IBTCI - ...

Team Leader/Monitoring and Evaluation or Research Specialist - IBTCI -  Vienna, VA, United States
COMPANY PROFILE: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and has implemented over two hundred ...
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Team Leader/Social Scientist/Other Technical Advisor - IBTCI - Vienna, VA, ...

Team Leader/Social Scientist/Other Technical Advisor - IBTCI -  Vienna, VA, United States
COMPANY PROFILE: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and has implemented over two hundred ...
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WHO-UNICEF Joint Strategic Action Plan for the Polio Outbreak Response in ...

WHO-UNICEF Joint Strategic Action Plan for the Polio Outbreak Response in the Horn of Africa
"[S]pecific communication challenges make it difficult for the public to perceive the risks of polio among other priorities, and hinder adequate support from governments, social and religious institutions, the media, community leaders and other ...
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Middle East Outbreak Response Review

Middle East Outbreak Response Review
"The humanitarian situation...remains of grave concern and, as the conflict enters its fourth year, insecurity, and violence continue to force the people of Syria to seek safety and protection elsewhere. Disruption of health services and ...
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Chief of Party - Pact - Monrovia, Liberia

Chief of Party - Pact - Monrovia, Liberia
Pact Overview At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping ...
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Chief of Party (COP), Team Leader, Civil Society Strengthening - Pact - ...

Chief of Party (COP), Team Leader, Civil Society Strengthening - Pact - Kathmandu, Nepal
Description    Department Overview Pact exists to help create a world where those who are poor and marginalized exercise their voice, build their own solutions, and take ownership of their future. The Nepal team, contributes to ...
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Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Director - Pact - Monrovia, Liberia

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Director - Pact - Monrovia, Liberia
Pact Overview At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping ...
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Safety and Security Officer - Internews - Juba, South Sudan

Safety and Security Officer - Internews - Juba, South Sudan
SUMMARY: Working closely with the Country Risk Manager, the Safety and Security Officer will be responsible for the Juba based Internews fleet inclusive of overseeing movement scheduling and maintenance. He/She will also have deputy security ...
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Country Risk Manager - Internews - Juba, South Sudan

Country Risk Manager - Internews - Juba, South Sudan
GENERAL FUNCTION: Working closely with the Operations Director and Chief of Party, the Country Risk Manager is responsible for directly overseeing all security related matters for Internews operations throughout South Sudan. Responsible for ...
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Organizational Capacity Development Consultant - Internews - To Be Determined

Organizational Capacity Development Consultant - Internews - To Be Determined
Duration:  3 month period – flexible arrangement with some time in Kabul and some long distance mentoring BACKGROUND: The Organizational Capacity Development Consultant will work with Salam Watandar - a national radio service providing news, ...
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Rescuing equity and diversity from the gender trap

Rescuing equity and diversity from the gender trap
Author: Ranjani.K.Murthy, February 20 2015 - Often I am asked to plan, train or evaluate programs from a gender lens. The organisation’s gender policy and guidelines are given to me, and I am asked to keep these in mind while carrying out my ...
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