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Senior Projects Manager - BBC Media Action - Juba, South Sudan

Senior Projects Manager - BBC Media Action - Juba, South Sudan
Job Introduction 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: •  ...
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Senior Project Manager - BBC Media Action - Abuja, Nigeria

Senior Project Manager - BBC Media Action - Abuja, Nigeria
Job Introduction 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: Produce ...
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Ebola Communications Officer - PCI Media Impact - New York, NY, United States

Ebola Communications Officer - PCI Media Impact - New York, NY, United States
STATUS: Full timeREPORTS TO: Ebola Program DirectorLOCATION: New York CityDURATION: 4-6 month contract with possibility of extension AVAILABILITY: Immediately About the position
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Case Studies on UNICEF Programming in Child Protection

Case Studies on UNICEF Programming in Child Protection
"These case studies illustrate how UNICEF support is helping countries to strengthen child protection system and promote social change to align social norms and practices with child protection.” The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has ...
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Health Workforce Productivity: An Approach for Measurement, Analysis, and ...

Health Workforce Productivity: An Approach for Measurement, Analysis, and Improvement
"The global health community recognizes that there is 'no health without a workforce.' Efforts have been made to train, deploy, and retain more health workers in areas where they are most needed. But beyond this, we need those health workers that ...
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Senior Ebola Communication for Development and Entertainment-Education ...

Senior Ebola Communication for Development and Entertainment-Education Manager - PCI Media Impact - New York, NY, United States
STATUS: Full timeREPORTS TO: Ebola Program DirectorLOCATION: New YorkDURATION: 4 — 6 month contract with possibility of extensionAVAILABILITY: Immediately About the position
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Ebola Programs Director - PCI Media Impact - New York, NY, United States

Ebola Programs Director - PCI Media Impact - New York, NY, United States
STATUS: Full timeREPORTS TO: Chief Executive OfficerLOCATION: New YorkDURATION: 6 month contract with possibility of extensionAVAILABILITY: Immediately About the Position
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Senior Ebola Campaign Manager - PCI Media Impact - New York, NY, United States

Senior Ebola Campaign Manager - PCI Media Impact - New York, NY, United States
STATUS: Full timeREPORTS TO: Ebola Programs DirectorLOCATION: New YorkDURATION: 4 -6 month contract with possibility of extensionAVAILABILITY: Immediately About the Position
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CRux (Community Radio User Experience)

CRux (Community Radio User Experience)
Launched in October 2014, this online forum for community radio (CR) practitioners, enthusiasts, trainers, researchers, and certified peer reviewer​s has been developed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ...
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Tackling fear of Ebola on the airwaves

Tackling fear of Ebola on the airwaves
Author: Mariama Khai Fornah, October 28 2014 - Here in Sierra Leone, the Ebola virus continues to spread, and misinformation spreads with it.
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Hear Our Voices from Because I am a Girl

Hear Our Voices from Because I am a Girl
"Thousands of girls claim they are embarrassed and ashamed to express the everyday injustices and threats of sexual violence they face, in 'Hear Our Voices' - one of the largest studies of adolescent girls’ rights of its kind."  
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Pushing boundaries: a TV birth in Bangladesh

Pushing boundaries: a TV birth in Bangladesh
Author: Georgis Bashar, October 27 2014 - Ujan Ganger Naiya (Sailing Against the Tide) is a TV drama about teenage sisters in a rural village in Bangladesh. They each marry despite the youngest sister Anika being only 16 and desperate to complete ...
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Hear Our Voices - Technical Report

Hear Our Voices - Technical Report
"[Girls do not continue school after childbearing because they are] doing household chores, looking after husbands and grandparents, and nourishing children. If they go to school after marriage, men in the community scold them." Girl, PU Barguna ...
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Hear Our Voices - Practitioner's Toolkit

Hear Our Voices - Practitioner's Toolkit
Part of the "Because I am a Girl" project, "Hear our Voices" from Plan International comprises study results presented as a video, a technical report, a summary report, and this toolkit intended to provide a means for collecting "consistent, ...
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Independent Monitoring Board of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: ...

Independent Monitoring Board of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: Tenth Report - October 2014
"It is clear that the level of political commitment, the extent of engagement of regional and local leaders, the quality of public health leadership and management, and the involvement of civil society are totally inadequate. Pakistan puts the ...
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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
From the XIII United Nations Inter-Agency Round Table on Communication for Development "Mainstreaming Communication for Development in Policies and Programmes - Enabling social inclusion to support food and nutrition security, resilient rural ...
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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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The Drum Beat - Issue 674 - Quiz Time!

The Drum Beat - Issue 674 - Quiz Time!
The Drum Beat - 674 - Quiz Time!
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