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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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Wize Up Television Talk Show - Zimbabwe

Wize Up Television Talk Show - Zimbabwe
Developed by Action Institute for Environment, Health and Development Communication (IEHDC), this 13-part half-hour television talk show seeks to reach young people (age 15-24 years) in urban and rural areas of Zimbabwe in order to create ...
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Maternal Heath Channel

Maternal Heath Channel
Launched in February 2013, the Maternal Health Channel is a television and radio series that is part drama, part documentary, and part discussion, designed to improve maternal health in Ghana. Produced by Creative Storm Networks, the project ...
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ICT-Enhanced Advocacy: Mobilising Communities Around Children’s Rights

ICT-Enhanced Advocacy: Mobilising Communities Around Children’s Rights
Launched in July 2014, the ICT-Enhanced Advocacy: Mobilising Communities Around Children's Rights project is using SMS (text messaging) to mobilise communities in Malawi around issues affecting children's rights and education. The initiative is ...
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Trial of Zinc for Childhood Diarrhoea in Guatemala

Trial of Zinc for Childhood Diarrhoea in Guatemala
To demonstrate the effectiveness of zinc treatment in reducing child mortality, the Micronutrient Initiative piloted a programme in 2007 in three districts of Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, to add zinc as a mineral supplement recommended for children ...
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Towards Economic and Sexual Reproductive Health Outcomes for Adolescent ...

Towards Economic and Sexual Reproductive Health Outcomes for Adolescent Girls (TESFA)
Launched in 2010, the Towards Economic and Sexual Reproductive Health Outcomes for Adolescent Girls (TESFA) project was designed to improve the lives of child brides ages 10 to 19 in Ethiopia’s rural Amhara region by empowering them with ...
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Dhibcaha Nolosha (Drops for Life)

Dhibcaha Nolosha (Drops for Life)
Dhibcaha Nolosha (Drops for Life) is a radio show that aims to improve understanding about polio and challenge negative attitudes towards vaccination. Created in response to a polio outbreak in Somalia that started in May 2013 (a country with no ...
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Vamos Ler! Children's Radio Programmes

Vamos Ler! Children's Radio Programmes
Launched in March 2014, Vamos Ler ("Let's Read" in Portuguese) is a 15-part children’s radio programme designed to encourage primary school aged children in Mozambique to read, while also building the capacity of teachers and caregivers to ...
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2014 Global Female Condom Day Dance4Demand

2014 Global Female Condom Day Dance4Demand
"I danced today to demand the female condom so women can control their sexual health...and have access to the female condom worldwide." As part of the third annual Global Female Condom Day (GFCD), September 16 2014, this social media campaign is ...
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Radyo Bakdaw ("Rise")

Radyo Bakdaw ("Rise")
"Radyo Bakdaw has helped bring a sense of normality back to the lives of many in the Guiuan area by bringing the community together to take part in events such as the much loved kareoke sessions." When typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines on ...
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Projecting Health

Projecting Health
"When communities drive their own messaging, they magnify the power of persuasion among their peers, accelerating the adoption of healthier behaviors that can save the lives of women and children."
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Selfies 4 School

Selfies 4 School
From the global human rights organisation Breakthrough, this information and communication technology (ICT) campaign asks people around the world to share their selfie (a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a hand-held digital camera ...
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Aiisseee! (I Say!) Radio Relationship Game Show

Aiisseee! (I Say!) Radio Relationship Game Show
Launched in January 2014, Aiisseee! (I Say!) is a radio-based game show in Tanzania designed to improve couple communication and promote couple connectedness by giving contestants and listeners the chance to discuss serious relationship issues in ...
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Helping Women Get Online (HWGO) Project

Helping Women Get Online (HWGO) Project
"[D]igitally literate women can bring about a lot of change in culture, thinking and social welfare." Through collaboration between Google and the Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF), amongst other partners (see below),  with training ...
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Lifeline Programming: Communication with Crisis-affected People

Lifeline Programming: Communication with Crisis-affected People
This BBC Media Action programme provides vulnerable communities with information on emergency services and advice on living amidst disaster and working towards recovery. It is a two-way communication programme, also aiming to give affected people ...
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Indignadas (Outraged Women)

Indignadas (Outraged Women)
This art exhibit by María María Acha-Kutscher is one of the projects of the Power section of the online exhibition: Imagining Equality, launched by International Museum of Women. The presentation of  María María's art is described by the ...
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Leap of Faith

Leap of Faith
"Hundreds of Pakistani labourers have been shown a short film that hopes to show them the importance of polio vaccinations." Image Nation Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emerites (UAE), developed a film- and radio-based campaign running from June to ...
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Family Health Map: Immunisation Chart

Family Health Map: Immunisation Chart
"Child health records help ensure every child receives the vaccines they need to live a healthy and productive life. However, many health records are lost or destroyed, not accurately maintained, or are simply too confusing to read."
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My Rights, My Voice (MRMV)

My Rights, My Voice (MRMV)
This 3-year programme aims to engage marginalised children and youth in their rights to health and education services in 8 countries: Afghanistan, Georgia, Mali, Nepal, Niger, Pakistan, Tanzania, and Viet Nam. Activities in each country are ...
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Soul City Television Series 12

Soul City Television Series 12
Produced by the Soul City Institute for Health and Development Communication, the twelfth series of the edutainment drama series "Soul City" premiered in July 2014. Comprising 26 half-hour episodes, the series is based around a community clinic ...
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Boda Boda Talk Talk

Boda Boda Talk Talk
Produced by Internews Humanitarian Information Service in South Sudan, Boda Boda Talk Talk (BBTT) is a recorded audio service which seeks to provide life-saving and life-enhancing information to people displaced by the conflict at two of the ...
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Exploring the Emerging Impacts of Open Data in Developing Countries (ODDC)

Exploring the Emerging Impacts of Open Data in Developing Countries (ODDC)
"The open data movement holds out the promise of improving transparency, accountability, citizen participation and economic opportunity across developing countries...Nevertheless, it is not yet clear if open data initiatives are truly delivering ...
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Giving Youth a Voice: Bangladesh Youth Survey

Giving Youth a Voice: Bangladesh Youth Survey
"From a governance and policy angle, youth is certainly a most crucial and critical phase of life. It implies a new social generation which needs to be integrated into society as citizens, knowing about their rights and duties."
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Give Stigma the Index Finger Project

Give Stigma the Index Finger Project
Give Stigma the Index Finger project, running from 2011 to 2014 in Mozambique, Ethiopia, and Swaziland, aims to increase understanding of HIV stigma by empowering men and women living with HIV to take an active part in research and resulting ...
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Young Reporters' Network Tanzania

Young Reporters' Network Tanzania
Launched in 2011, the Mtandao wa Wanahabari Watoto Tanzania (Young Reporters' Network Tanzania) recruits and trains children in Tanzania to produce radio programmes exploring issues that are important to them and their peers, while also sharing ...
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OpenIDEO

OpenIDEO
"What tools, campaigns or services might we design to support habit changes that stick?" This is one question posed on OpenIDEO, an online platform launched in July 2010 in an effort to gather and connect thinkers around the world who want to ...
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East Los High

East Los High
"We wanted to create a place where kids could learn about sex ed and the countless other issues teens face these days," said the online series' executive producer Katie Elmore Mota. "But you can't talk down to them and you can't make them fall ...
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SMS Awareness Campaign to Prevent Ebola in Mali

SMS Awareness Campaign to Prevent Ebola in Mali
In September 2014, TTC and International Institute for Communication and Development (IICD) supported the Ministry of Health in Mali to undertake a two-week information and sensitisation campaign to prevent the spread of Ebola. Initiated in ...
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Yoga Fusion: Yoga in Action for Post-Conflict Reconciliation

Yoga Fusion: Yoga in Action for Post-Conflict Reconciliation
"Yoga Fusion explores the benefits at social level of individual paths of self awareness and recognition of 'the other' as an individual facing similar challenges as human being with a similar body, and similar but different limitations and ...
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Youth Leaders Speak Project - GOJoven

Youth Leaders Speak Project - GOJoven
Youth Leaders Speak is a project for supporting youth in Central America to tell their stories on adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) through a Fellows training programme.
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Open Development Cambodia (ODC)

Open Development Cambodia (ODC)
"Cambodian government information technology policy has encouraged the use of open source programs and the uncensored transmission of information, resulting in an energetic IT community that has produced Khmer Unicode and indigenized software. ...
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Nous sommes le futur du Maroc [We Are the Future of Morocco]

Nous sommes le futur du Maroc [We Are the Future of Morocco]
"You have a story, poem, song, essay, interview to share with your peers in Morocco and the whole world?" Dedicated to children's rights, peace, cultural exchange, education, and youth empowerment, this project uses social media, radio and other ...
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The Child Security Index (CSI)

The Child Security Index (CSI)
The Child Security Index (CSI), developed in Brazil by the Igarapé Institute, is an open source smart phone app that maps out children’s voices and their perceptions of everyday violence. In 2014, it is being tested in Recife, Rio de Janeiro, and ...
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Stand Up Planet

Stand Up Planet
"[W]e followed the jokes into the lives of the joke tellers - fearless members of an exploding global comedy underground who are raising their voices, making people laugh and making people think. There's nothing inherently funny about hunger, ...
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Media Changemakers

Media Changemakers
Launched in the autumn of 2011, the Media Changemakers programme engages students at The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) in the United States (US) to spur public debate on social equity issues and strengthen community ties, both on and off ...
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Sustainable Harvesting Training for Sundarbans Golpata Collectors

Sustainable Harvesting Training for Sundarbans Golpata Collectors
To build capacity, raise awareness, and facilitate dialogue, Bangladesh's grassroots organisation Centre for Coastal Environmental Conservation (CCEC) held a training-based initiative geared to assist those whose livelihoods depend on the ...
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Your Choice! Immunisation Campaign

Your Choice! Immunisation Campaign
To celebrate World Immunization Week (April 24-30 2014), the United States (US)-based non-profit organisation Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases (PKIDs) launched Your Choice! to encourage older teenagers and young adults to take control of ...
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video4change Network

video4change Network
The video4change network consists of organisations around the world which use video for advocacy, campaigning, human rights documentation, and social change. The network was formed after a June 2012 event in Indonesia, co-hosted by WITNESS and ...
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Communication and Family Farming Radio Campaign

Communication and Family Farming Radio Campaign
In January 2014, the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations launched an awareness campaign to highlight 2014 as the International Year of Family Farming ...
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Ratify OP3 CRC

Ratify OP3 CRC
"Children will now be able to join the ranks of other rights-holders who are empowered to bring their complaints about human rights violations before an international body."  
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Inner Spaces, Outer Faces Initiative (ISOFI) Training in Senegal

Inner Spaces, Outer Faces Initiative (ISOFI) Training in Senegal
A Côte d'Ivoire, Senegal, workshop, in the planning stages in November of 2013 and implemented in 2014, focused on social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) through the introduction of the Inner Spaces, Outer Faces Initiative (ISOFI) ...
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Positive-Deviant Health Data Journalism

Positive-Deviant Health Data Journalism
The Solutions Journalism Network (SJN) is partnering with newsrooms around the United States (US) to identify stories that reveal how communities are improving health outcomes.
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"Flag it!"

"Flag it!"
"The mapping tool should not be something that journalists should be afraid of, it is just a matter of being resourceful to know free, good apps, combined with imagination on how to use these tools to tell the story." - from a "Flag it!" participant
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TME Technology and Goodwill Social Work Centre Life Skills

TME Technology  and Goodwill Social Work Centre Life Skills
Goodwill Social Work Centre (GoodwillSWC), a non-governmental organisation (NGO) in Madurai, India, combines social philanthropy, professional social work, and social development. Their partnerships, particularly with Global Links Initiative ...
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Philippines Network of Environmental Journalists (PNEJ)

Philippines Network of Environmental Journalists (PNEJ)
"The local media plays a critical role in influencing how the government and society balance growth with sustainable environment." The Philippine Network of Environmental Journalists (PNEJ) is a non-governmental, non-profit, and non-partisan ...
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Heartbeat

Heartbeat
"Unlike other mediums for dialogue, a song can easily be spread across the masses, far beyond the room where it was created. While political and social barriers make most opportunities for face-to-face dialogue, communication, and trust-building ...
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Worth 100 Men (Be 100 Ragl)

Worth 100 Men (Be 100 Ragl)
"Fiction can be an engaging, non-confrontational way to set the scene for constructive conversations, even on disturbing issues. We hope that 'Be 100 Ragl' can help to enlighten men and women on how to build a more just and equal society, ...
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HeforShe Campaign

HeforShe Campaign
"It's 2014 and women around the world are still being abused, objectified and silenced. Yet, women are half of the world's potential and every single one has the right to a life free from discrimination. Your voice is powerful - raise it to tell ...
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Social Circus and Inclusive Playground - Circo Cuenca - Ecuador

Social Circus and Inclusive Playground - Circo Cuenca - Ecuador
Social circus training and an inclusive park for children of all abilities were the result of collaboration among the government of Ecuador and municipalities, circus arts teachers, and social workers in the city of Cuenca, province of Azuay, ...
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Nation against Early Marriage

Nation against Early Marriage
"In several communities of rural India, early marriage is the norm - a social practice followed as a tradition. Our research shows that the prevalence of this tradition is not due to the lack of awareness about the legal validity or legitimacy of ...
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