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Team Leader, Ebola Response - Internews - Monrovia, Liberia

Team Leader, Ebola Response - Internews - Monrovia, Liberia
Description Team Leader, Ebola Response (TLER) – Liberia Location: Monrovia, Liberia Duration: 6 months Anticipated Start Date: Early November Deadline for Applications: On-going until position is ...
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XIII United Nations Round Table on Communication for Development Interviews

XIII United Nations Round Table on Communication for Development Interviews
Two interviews from the XIII United Nations Round Table on Communication for Development held in Rome, Italy, September 16 - 18 2014, were recorded and posted as resources on YouTube through the Food and Agriculture organization (FAO) ComDev ...
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Humanitarian Journalism Trainer - Internews - Monrovia, Liberia

Humanitarian Journalism Trainer - Internews - Monrovia, Liberia
Description Humanitarian Journalism Trainer (HJT) – Liberia Location: Monrovia, Liberia Duration: 6 months Anticipated Start Date: Early November Deadline for Applications: Ongoing until position is filled PROJECT BACKGROUND
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Health Communication Liaison Officer - Internews - Monrovia, Liberia

Health Communication Liaison Officer - Internews - Monrovia, Liberia
Description Health Communication Liaison Officer (HCLO) – Liberia Location: Monrovia, Liberia Duration: 6 months Anticipated Start Date: Mid-November Deadline for Applications: Ongoing until position is filled PROJECT BACKGROUND
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The Gap Report

The Gap Report
"How do we close the gap between the people moving forward and the people being left behind?"
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Humanitarian Journalism Trainer - Internews - Conakry, Guinea

Humanitarian Journalism Trainer - Internews - Conakry, Guinea
Description Humanitarian Journalism Trainer (HJT) – Guinea Location: Conakry and Nzérékoré, Liberia (Two trainers) Duration: 6 months Anticipated Start Date: Mid to Late November Deadline for Applications: Ongoing until position is filled ...
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Health Communication Liaison Officer - Internews - Conakry, Guinea

Health Communication Liaison Officer - Internews - Conakry, Guinea
Description Health Communication Liaison Officer (HCLO) – Guinea Location: Conakry, Guinea (French Speakers Required) Duration: 6 months Anticipated Start Date: Mid to Late November 2014 Deadline for Applications: Ongoing until position is ...
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Country Director - Internews - Caucasus

Country Director - Internews - Caucasus
Description Applications are being accepted for potential positions. Hiring will be dependent upon receipt of project funding. Background: Internews® is an international media development organization based in Arcata, CA and Washington, DC ...
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AIDS Today

AIDS Today
"It is a dangerous myth that perpetuates the idea that there is simply a bit of unfinished business to handle and then the era of AIDS will be behind us. The narrative leads inexorably to donors and governments committing less money in the long ...
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Innovations in Communication Technologies for Measles Supplemental ...

Innovations in Communication Technologies for Measles Supplemental Immunization Activities: Lessons from Kenya Measles Vaccination Campaign, November 2012
"Using mobile phone-based technologies can create platforms for real-time evidence-based innovations in immunizations service communication and service delivery."
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Role of Social Mobilization in Tackling the Resistance to Polio Eradication ...

Role of Social Mobilization in Tackling the Resistance to Polio Eradication Program in Underserved Communities of Aligarh, India
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 ...
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Global Forum for Media Development Advocacy Campaign Post2015

Global Forum for Media Development Advocacy Campaign Post2015
"[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 ...
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Bridging the Gap between Communication Research and Practice: How We See Our ...

Bridging the Gap between Communication Research and Practice: How We See Our Role
This editorial, included as an opening piece to one issue of the Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media, and Engagement in Global Health, examines the challenge that the health communication field (and other fields) face in ...
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Education Specialist - Healthy Communities - The Commonwealth of Learning - ...

Education Specialist - Healthy Communities - The Commonwealth of Learning - Vancouver, BC, Canada
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 ...
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Opportunities and Challenges for Health Communication in Health Disparities ...

Opportunities and Challenges for Health Communication in Health Disparities Settings
"How can we build health communication and other capacity in disadvantaged settings?"
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Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Executive Editor - BBC Media Action -  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
12 Months Fixed Term Contract or 24 Months Fixed term contract Competitive salary Job Reference: BBC/TP/139984/9425 Job Introduction: BBC Media Action uses media and communications to help improve health, reduce poverty, and support people in ...
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Project Director - BBC Media Action - Juba, South Sudan

Project Director - BBC Media Action - Juba, South Sudan
12 Months Fixed term contract Competitive salary Job Reference: BBC/TP/139984/9436 Job Introduction: BBC Media Action uses media and communications to help reduce poverty and support people in understanding their rights. To achieve this, it ...
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Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Abuja, Nigeria

Executive Editor - BBC Media Action - Abuja, Nigeria
12 Months Fixed Term Contract or 24 Months Fixed term contract Competitive salary Job Reference: BBC/TP/139984/9424 Job Introduction: BBC Media Action uses media and communications to help improve health, reduce poverty, and support people in ...
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Lessons Learned from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: Implications ...

Lessons Learned from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: Implications for Communication Interventions
"What are some of the communication challenges in engaging people on polio immunization issues?" 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 ...
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Webinar Series: Training Health Workers for Ebola - Protection, Detection, ...

Webinar Series: Training Health Workers for Ebola - Protection, Detection, and Response (October 21, 23, 28, and 30 2014)
To respond to the current Ebola crisis, mPowering Frontline Health Workers and IntraHealth International together with TechChange are delivering this free online webinar series. "In these webinars, more than 15 international and in-country health ...
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6 Ways Technology is Helping to Fight Ebola

6 Ways Technology is Helping to Fight Ebola
Based on consultations with the TechChange Alumni community and other experts in international development and humanitarian assistance, the author of this article, Timo Luego, has pulled together a list of different technologies being applied to ...
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A South African Approach to the Prevention of Health Epidemics

A South African Approach to the Prevention of Health Epidemics
Author: Brian Julius, October 22 2014 - Every year, NGOs, international donors, and government health departments spend billions of dollars on health care education in developing and third world countries. The vast majority of these projects fail.
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After the Revolution: Libyan and Tunisian Media through the People's Eyes

After the Revolution: Libyan and Tunisian Media through the People's Eyes
"This paper draws on audience research in Tunisia and Libya since their respective revolutions to understand people's perceptions of the media in the post-revolutionary context." BBC Media Action's involvement in Tunisia and Libya provides the ...
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Assessing the Effectiveness of House-to-House Visits on Routine Oral Polio ...

Assessing the Effectiveness of House-to-House Visits on Routine Oral Polio Immunization Completion and Tracking of Defaulters
"The usefulness of household visitation as a strategy to improving coverage of routine polio vaccination, one of the four pillars of the global polio eradication strategy, has not been documented previously." Recognising that strengthening ...
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BBC Media Action's Governance Research: Emerging Evidence and Learning

BBC Media Action's Governance Research: Emerging Evidence and Learning
This BBC Media Action working paper offers some early stage qualitative and quantitative research data results and conclusions on their governance programming in ten countries, including the role played by country contexts and gender on local ...
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Ebola: A Poem for the Living - Video

Ebola: A Poem for the Living - Video
This video animation was created for use in West Africa to help dispel myths about how Ebola is spread, and to prevent infection and further spreading of the disease. The story is based around a teenage boy on a hospital cot in Liberia, who ...
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Country Director - Theatre for a Change (TfaC) - Malawi

Country Director - Theatre for a Change (TfaC) - Malawi
Theatre for a Change (TfaC) Malawi is a dynamic and expanding organisation, specialising in innovative approaches to improving sexual and reproductive health among marginalized and vulnerable groups. We are locally registered in Malawi, and part ...
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Ebola's Legacy Can Be a Thriving Community Health System

Ebola's Legacy Can Be a Thriving Community Health System
Author: Raj Panjabi, October 20 2014 - With war or a disease like Ebola, fear is natural. It seems like people all around you are dying. People you love, people you take care of, people who take care of you. In such a context of enormous grief, ...
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Human Rights for All

Human Rights for All
Author: Gillies C. Kasongo, October 20 2014 - People, the world over, are entitled to universal, inalienable and indivisible rights, by virtue of their common humanity. Everyone is entitled to live and enjoy a life of freedom and dignity ...
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Social Media in Emergencies: UNICEF Guidelines for Communication and Public ...

Social Media in Emergencies: UNICEF Guidelines for Communication and Public Advocacy
"By adding social media to the annual work plans and official set of strategies that are being used in an emergency, you will be able to reduce opposition, increase internal awareness and buy-in for your activities..."
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Utilizing ICT in Demand Generation for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and ...

Utilizing ICT in Demand Generation for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health
"This resource provides an in-depth look at three programs that illustrate the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) and new media - specifically using mobile technologies - as part of an integrated strategy to increase demand ...
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Supplement: The Impact of Polio Eradication on Routine Immunization and ...

Supplement: The Impact of Polio Eradication on Routine Immunization and Primary Health Care: A Mixed-Methods Study
"Polio eradication's surveillance, communications, and service delivery systems were unmatched in terms of combining quality with reach....Applying the resolve and dedication that characterizes polio eradication to a wider suite of services could ...
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mHealth and Neonatal Resuscitation: A Review of Interventions, Approaches ...

mHealth and Neonatal Resuscitation: A Review of Interventions, Approaches and Application
"[T]he UNCoLSC’s Neonatal Resuscitation Technical Working Group (TWG) was formed to systematically identify best practices for scaling up interventions, identifying barriers in current implementation and gaps in knowledge, and addressing other ...
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The Final Phase of Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategies for the ...

The Final Phase of Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategies for the Post-Eradication Era
The authors of the more than 60 articles in this supplement to The Journal of Infectious Diseases reflect on the tools, tactics, and alliances that the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) partners have undertaken as part of the effort to ...
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Every Newborn Action Plan (ENAP) Communications Pack

Every Newborn Action Plan (ENAP) Communications Pack
This ENAP Communications Pack is designed to "help raise the key issues and profile of newborn and maternal health with opinion-makers and key media" for increased advocacy and action on the global initiative Every Newborn. This initiative aims ...
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Every Newborn Toolkit

Every Newborn Toolkit
This tool from the global initiative Every Newborn aims to support countries with a roadmap, "Every Newborn: an action plan to end preventable deaths", by improving quality care at the time of birth and support for small and sick babies through ...
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Every Newborn Bottleneck Analysis Tool

Every Newborn Bottleneck Analysis Tool
This tool from the global initiative Every Newborn aims to support countries to analyse health system bottlenecks and challenges preventing the scale up of high-impact, cost-effective interventions for newborns and to identify solutions. It is ...
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