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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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Boda Boda Talk Talk

Boda Boda Talk Talk
Produced by Internews Humanitarian Information Service in South Sudan, Boda Boda Talk Talk (BBTT) is a radio service consisting of a quad bike with a speaker attached to it, which seeks to provide life-saving and life-enhancing information to ...
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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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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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Utilising the Positive Deviance Approach in Netherlands to Enhance ...

Utilising the Positive Deviance Approach in Netherlands to Enhance Psychological Resilience amongst Adolescents Vulnerable to Depression and Anxiety
"do some schools, against all odds and with access to no additional resources, perform better than other schools?"
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Jol-Danga [Water and Earth]

Jol-Danga [Water and Earth]
Jol-Danga is an initiative revolving around a televised puppet show that sheds light on critical climate change issues in an entertaining way to educate and engage not only community members at large but also the next generations of Bangladeshi: ...
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Y4PE (Youth for Polio Eradication)

Y4PE (Youth for Polio Eradication)
"[Y]outh's productive engagement in the polio/RI programme will provide it with a source of continued dynamism and productive energy. This is especially so as the Polio Eradication programme is transcending into a crucial phase, as for over three ...
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ACT 2015: One Goal, Many Voices

ACT 2015: One Goal, Many Voices
"Together, we can agree and advocate for a new post 2015 framework that ensures sexual and reproductive health and rights and addresses the realities of young people today."
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Polio Eradication and Immunisation: Mobilising and Engaging Communities ...

Polio Eradication and Immunisation: Mobilising and Engaging Communities through Radio Game Shows
"Public radio show games conducted in local languages for the communities by the communities is the approach likely to promote lasting change and to support communication activities in immunization and polio eradication. Such programmes increase ...
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A3 Project: Expanding Family Planning Access, Availability, and Awareness

A3 Project: Expanding Family Planning Access, Availability, and Awareness
Working in Africa, the A3 Project uses a multi-pronged approach in an effort to expand access to family planning (FP) information and services. Activities include: collaboration with faith-based organisations (FBOs), the use of mobile ...
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Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon - I, a Woman, Can Achieve Anything

Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon - I, a Woman, Can Achieve Anything
"Guaranteeing universal access to equitable and good quality reproductive health information and services free from coercion and discrimination is critical for achieving gender equality and ensuring that women and young people can participate as ...
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Video Girls for Change Project

Video Girls for Change Project
Launched in 2011 in Guatemala and Uganda, Video Girls for Change is a 4-stage Participatory Video for Monitoring and Evaluation capacity building (PV for M&E) initiative designed to allow adolescent girls living in poverty to use ...
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Health Rights Advocacy Forum (HERAF)

Health Rights Advocacy Forum (HERAF)
Health Rights Advocacy Forum (HERAF) is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) that works through strategic partners in the form of health professionals' bodies and associations, NGOs, patients' organisations, faith-based organisations (FBOs), ...
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Women's Legal Centre (WLC)

Women's Legal Centre (WLC)
Based in Cape Town, South Africa, the Women's Legal Centre (WLC) is a non-profit, independent law centre that seeks to achieve equality for women in South Africa. "As access to justice is largely inaccessible to poor women, particularly black ...
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Local Voices: Congolese Communities and The Kivu Conflict

Local Voices: Congolese Communities and The Kivu Conflict
Launched in December 2013, the Local Voices: Congolese Communities and The Kivu Conflict project is working to share the experiences of the local populations who, in remote areas of Kivu, have been facing militias and armed violence for 20 years. ...
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Rapid Access Expansion 2015 Programme

Rapid Access Expansion 2015 Programme
Launched in April 2012, the World Health Organization (WHO)'s 5-year Rapid Access Expansion 2015 (RAcE 2015) programme is working to strengthen integrated community case management (iCCM) of malaria, pneumonia, and diarrhoea, as well as to ...
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Healthcare Is a Human Right

Healthcare Is a Human Right
Launched in 2012, this is a statewide grassroots campaign that strives for universal healthcare in Maryland, United States (US). Organisers - United Workers, Healthcare-NOW! Maryland, and Physicians for a National Health Program-Maryland - are ...
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Teatro Jornalero Sin Fronteras - Day Labor Theater without Borders, TJSF

Teatro Jornalero Sin Fronteras - Day Labor Theater without Borders, TJSF
Teatro Jornalero Sin Fronteras (Day Labor Theater without Borders, TJSF)  is a Los Angeles (LA), California (CA), United States (US)-based ensemble theatre group made up of day labourers. Its mission is to improve the lives of day labourers ...
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Communication and Social Mobilisation for a Nationwide (Lebanese) Polio ...

Communication and Social Mobilisation for a Nationwide (Lebanese) Polio Vaccination Campaign 2013
"On the morning of 8 November, scores of Syrian refugee children at the Omariya informal settlement in east Lebanon held a joyful demonstration amongst the tents in their camp. Accompanied by social worker from the Lebanese NGO [non-governmental ...
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IMMUNIZATIONbasics Nigeria

IMMUNIZATIONbasics Nigeria
As carried out in Nigeria, from early 2007 to mid-2009, IMMUNIZATIONbasics (IMMbasics) worked with government agencies at all levels (Federal, State, and Local Government Area (LGA) levels) and international partners in Bauchi and Sokoto states, ...
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Humara Bachpan Campaign

Humara Bachpan Campaign
Humara Bachpan is an Indian national campaign on living conditions for young children in urban poverty. The campaign calls for inclusion of child friendly components in urban renewable policies such as Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal ...
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