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Communication for Rural Development Sourcebook

Communication for Rural Development Sourcebook
"Today more than ever smallholders and rural communities require access to information and communication to make their voices heard and change their lives for the better. Communication for Development [ComDev] facilitates dialogue and ...
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BBC Media Action's Work on Health

BBC Media Action's Work on Health
This video describes BBC Media Action’s work with media and communication to "provide health information and explore social and cultural norms that affect good health" in economically poor areas and developing countries.
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Global Conversation on the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda - Video

Global Conversation on the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda - Video
This video explains the origin of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the year 2000 and the ways in which people are interacting to share opinions on the next set of post-2015 goals as the deadline for the first set, the MDGs, approaches.
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Self-Assessment Toolkit for Community Radio Stations and Practitioners

Self-Assessment Toolkit for Community Radio Stations and Practitioners
The Self-Assessment Toolkit (SAT) is a community radio tool from Indian non-governmental organisation (NGO) Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) Community Radio Facilitation Centre (CCFC) assembled as part of the project ...
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CBA Ebola Briefing for Broadcasters in Affected Areas

CBA Ebola Briefing for Broadcasters in Affected Areas
Published by the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association (CBA), this 8-page guide is designed to help broadcasters in Ebola-affected areas "to develop a clear strategy to ensure that they are able to provide continuous and effective operations ...
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Including Youth in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Including Youth in the Post-2015 Development Agenda
"The Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights (YCSRR) recognizes the human rights violations integral to child, early and forced marriage as well negative implications related to poverty, education, health and sexual and reproductive ...
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MediCapt App

MediCapt App
"MediCapt is a mobile application, under development by the Program on Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones at Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), to help clinicians more effectively collect, document, and preserve forensic medical evidence of sexual ...
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The Right to Her Story

The Right to Her Story
The Right to Her Story DVD, from the Center for Digital Storytelling’s Silence Speaks programme, presents "women’s human rights stories created in Silence Speaks participatory media workshops held around the world. The stories explore women’s ...
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Social Policy Report: The Biological Embedding of Child Abuse and Neglect ...

Social Policy Report: The Biological Embedding of Child Abuse and Neglect Implications for Policy and Practice
This Social Policy report focuses on United States (US)-based research on child well-being and the threat of child abuse and neglect or child maltreatment in the early years of child development. It was gathered based upon the proceedings of an ...
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Ebola and C4D

Ebola and C4D
"Access to timely and accurate life-saving information is hence absolutely crucial. This is where UNICEF is focusing its efforts moving forward." - UNICEF Representative in Guinea, Dr. Mohamed Ag Ayoy.
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A Rights-Based Approach to Participation - A GI-ESCR Practitioner's Guide

A Rights-Based Approach to Participation - A GI-ESCR Practitioner's Guide
Published by the Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (GI-ESCR), this guide seeks to provide an outline for how development practitioners can implement a human rights-based approach (HRBA) to participatory development.
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Transitional Justice: A Handbook for Journalists, Citizens and Activists

Transitional Justice:  A Handbook for Journalists, Citizens and Activists
This handbook from the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) for journalists, citizens, and activists takes a look at how Syria could deal with issues of transitional justice when it emerges from the current period of conflict and ...
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A Guide for Developing Family Planning Messages for Women in the First Year ...

A Guide for Developing Family Planning Messages for Women in the First Year Postpartum
From the ACCESS-FP programme (Access to Clinical and Community Maternal, Neonatal, and Women's Health Services-Family Planning), this guide was written to help programme managers create postpartum family planning (PPFP) messages to be used in ...
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A Toolkit for Monitoring and Evaluating Children's Participation

A Toolkit for Monitoring and Evaluating Children's Participation
"If children's participation is to be sustained, replicated, resourced, and institutionalised into the wider communities in which children live, it is necessary to develop methods of measuring what is being done and how it is affecting children's ...
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Handwashing with Soap Toolkit

Handwashing with Soap Toolkit
Published by the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP), this toolkit is intended for public health and other development practitioners working in water, sanitation, and hygiene who want to use behaviour change strategies to promote handwashing with ...
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Sustainable Development 2015 Advocacy Toolkit

Sustainable Development 2015 Advocacy Toolkit
This Sustainable Development 2015 Advocacy Toolkit is intended for civil society and other stakeholder organisations, coalitions, and individuals that wish to influence the post-2015 development agenda, including the design and implementation of ...
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UNESCO's National Media Development Indicators (MDIs) Assessment Reports

UNESCO's National Media Development Indicators (MDIs) Assessment Reports
Begun with the first National Media Development Indicators (MDIs) Assessment in 2009, this ongoing series of country reports assesses media development based upon a wider United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) ...
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Health and Human Rights Resource Guide

Health and Human Rights Resource Guide
Published by the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard University by invitation from Open Society Foundations (OSF), this resource guide "has been designed to be a user-friendly, multi-purpose tool in advocating for health and human ...
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UNICEF India's IEC eWarehouse

UNICEF India's IEC eWarehouse
From the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) India, this repository of information, education, and communication (IEC) materials offers links to booklets, posters, books, toolkits, flash cards, documentaries, radio public service ...
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Community Screenings for Participatory Video - A Guide

Community Screenings for Participatory Video - A Guide
Produced and published by InsightShare, this guide is designed to provide ideas and inspiration for organising community screenings as part of a participatory video process. It includes advice on planning and delivering an effective screening, ...
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Theo Sowa: We Need The Voices of African Women - Video

Theo Sowa: We Need The Voices of African Women - Video
In this TEDxChange talk, Theo Sowa talks about voice and representation of African women. At the HIV/AIDS conference in Toronto, Canada (XVI International AIDS Conference, 2006), she noticed that issues of care and treatment impacting girls and ...
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Lessons Learned and Experiences related to IPV Introduction

Lessons Learned and Experiences related to IPV Introduction
"The introduction of any new vaccine into routine vaccination programs requires a complex set of activities including: mobilization and leverage of political will and country leadership; advocacy and communications; advanced planning...; broad ...
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Good Practice Guide: HIV and Human Rights

Good Practice Guide: HIV and Human Rights
This Good Practice Guide discusses the rationale, principles, and elements of human rights-based HIV programming. It was produced to assist those working on HIV/AIDS and related issues to integrate human rights through all stages of the ...
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Responsive Parenting: A Strategy to Prevent Violence

Responsive Parenting: A Strategy to Prevent Violence
"This edition explores the approaches and evidence for the effectiveness of a range of programmes that have been developed to educate and support parents in becoming more responsive to their children."
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Reporting Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Sexual Minorities: A ...

Reporting Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Sexual Minorities: A Media Training Manual for Journalists in the SADC Region
Published by Panos Institute Southern Africa (PSAf), this manual was produced to build the capacity of media to counter hate speech, discrimination, and violence against sexual minorities, particularly related to their sexual and reproductive ...
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Enhancing Good Practice Documentation with Digital Storytelling: A Reference ...

Enhancing Good Practice Documentation with Digital Storytelling: A Reference Manual for Empowering Community-based Organisations and Communities around HIV and Gender
This reference manual, which was developed jointly by SAfAIDS and Women'sNet, with support from Oxfam Canada, is designed to provide a step-by-step guide on using digital storytelling - which combines audio and visual images with a script or ...
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The Last Drops

The Last Drops
 
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Ending HIV and AIDS in Adolescents: Programmatic and Implementation Science ...

Ending HIV and AIDS in Adolescents: Programmatic and Implementation Science Priorities
This supplement to the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JADS), "a collection of reviews on adolescents, presents the complexity of the adolescent HIV epidemic and examines current evidence and experience from programmes to ...
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Lifelines: The Quest for Global Health

Lifelines: The Quest for Global Health
This series from Al Jazeera is a cross-platform television series and digital project. From the website: "...[I]ts purpose is to engage global audiences around solutions-based health stories, with particular reference to the diseases and ...
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The Rory Peck Trust Resources for Freelancers

The Rory Peck Trust Resources for Freelancers
"Our goal with this resource section is to provide a path to information on safety, security, and professional development that's both informative and evolving over time." Rory Peck Trust has created a series of resource pages featuring topics ...
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mHealth Resources to Strengthen Health Programs

mHealth Resources to Strengthen Health Programs
This article describes a suite of resources that provides implementation guidance for mHealth initiatives, particularly in less developed countries. The suite includes an "eLearning course, online guide, evidence database, and a High-Impact ...
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Vaccine Noncompliance and Communications: Anti-Vaccine Dynamics, MMR ...

Vaccine Noncompliance and Communications: Anti-Vaccine Dynamics, MMR Outbreaks and Messaging
"Despite the importance of this issue, little research has been done on how newer forms of technology and communication, including social media or video-sharing sites, influence health decision-making. And there are basic questions about the ...
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Journal of Development and Communications Studies (JDCS)

Journal of Development and Communications Studies (JDCS)
Published online and in print by Development Media Consulting, the Journal of Development and Communications Studies (JDCS) is an academic, peer-reviewed journal that is dedicated to research exploring linkages between communication and human ...
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Childbirth Series - Videos

Childbirth Series - Videos
This video series on childbirth - brief, live action videos - is designed by the Global Health Media Project to improve the quality of care during childbirth and protect the lives of birthing women. The videos showcase a "midwifery approach to ...
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ACT!2015 Advocacy Strategy Toolkit

ACT!2015 Advocacy Strategy Toolkit
This toolkit was developed as part of the ACT!2015 campaign, which seeks to mobilise young people around the world "to ensure HIV remains a priority in the post-2015 agenda and that sexual and reproductive health and rights gets recognized for ...
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Advocacy Strategy Toolkit for Young People to Advance SRHR and HIV in Post 2015

Advocacy Strategy Toolkit for Young People to Advance SRHR and HIV in Post 2015
"A ...toolkit for young people who are passionate about advancing HIV and sexual and reproductive health and rights through national advocacy in the post-2015 agenda."
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Social Media Kit - Gender and Militarism Campaign

Social Media Kit - Gender and Militarism Campaign
"Within these six weeks, the Gender & Militarism Campaign will advocate for awareness and action around the multilayered connections between gender and militarism, and will highlight gender-sensitive nonviolent action (people power) as a ...
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Youth Leaders Speak - Guide for Facilitators

Youth Leaders Speak - Guide for Facilitators
This guide is intended to be used for stimulating discussion of adolescents and communities in Latin America on adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) through digital stories recorded as part of the GOJoven project of the ...
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Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) Elections 2014

Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) Elections 2014
Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) created this election website in preparation for the 2014 elections and converted it to an information source on election politics and governance. Through partnership with a national daily newspaper The Afghanistan ...
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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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Without Violence Website

Without Violence Website
Without Violence website (WV) is an initiative to improve the lives of children around the world by addressing violence against children. Their website aims to develop effective communications strategies that can help broaden and deepen ...
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Bringing Fathers In: Resources for Advocates, Practitioners and Researchers

Bringing Fathers In: Resources for Advocates, Practitioners and Researchers
From the Fatherhood Institute of the United Kingdom, this series on fatherhood is a library of one-page downloadable, evidence-based PDF format documents intended for an international audience of health, education, and social care professionals, ...
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Violence Prevention: The Evidence

Violence Prevention: The Evidence
This set of seven briefings from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centre for Public Health, Liverpool John Moores University, aims to cover what works to prevent interpersonal violence (including against women and girls) and ...
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It’s About More than Just Sex: Curricula and Other Educational Materials on ...

It’s About More than Just Sex: Curricula and Other Educational Materials on Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
This interactive toolkit shares a collection of curricula and supplemental materials designed to improve youth sexual and reproductive health (SRH). The editors of the compilation chose materials they found to be "specific, structured, and ...
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Guiding Principles on Young People's Participation in Peacebuilding

Guiding Principles on Young People's Participation in Peacebuilding
These guidelines from the United Nations (UN) Inter-Agency Network on Youth Development’s (IANYD) Subgroup on Youth Participation in Peacebuilding are intended to provide guidance to UN agencies, governments, and non-governmental organisations ...
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Basic Field Guide to the Positive Deviance Approach

Basic Field Guide to the Positive Deviance Approach
"[I]t results in community mobilization and ownership, discovery of existing solutions, creation of new networks, and emergence of new solutions as a result of community initiatives."
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Reporting on Humanitarian Crises: A Manual for Trainers & Journalists and an ...

Reporting on Humanitarian Crises: A Manual for Trainers & Journalists and an Introduction for Humanitarian Workers
"Media has a key role to play in a humanitarian crisis situation, one that goes beyond the simple documentation of a disaster. When populations are struggling for basic needs and rights, media can provide a basic crucial resource, INFORMATION."
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TRAIL Behavior Change Video Series

TRAIL Behavior Change Video Series
These three videos in a series from Pathfinder demonstrate the method of their "Tailored Reflection and Integrated Learning", or TRAIL, model of community mobilisation and action.
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Brazilian, Argentine Soccer Players Join PAHO/WHO Vaccination Campaign

Brazilian, Argentine Soccer Players Join PAHO/WHO Vaccination Campaign
"Three popular soccer players from Brazil and Argentina appear in a new series of public service announcements (PSAs) that urge people to get vaccinated to protect themselves and their families from more than 20 dangerous diseases."
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Are We There Yet? Evaluating Your Online Media Strategy for Nonprofits

Are We There Yet? Evaluating Your Online Media Strategy for Nonprofits
"Social media experts are quick to agree that the quality of followers matters considerably more than the raw quantity of followers. This is an especially important point in for nonprofits seeking to advocate for their cause."
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