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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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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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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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Ebola Communication Network (ECN)

Ebola Communication Network (ECN)
The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) has developed the Ebola Communication Network (ECN) which houses Ebola-related social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) materials, as well as other resources and tools intended for ...
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Antiretroviral Treatment for Pregnant Women - Animation Video

Antiretroviral Treatment for Pregnant Women - Animation Video
This 5-minute animated video, available in English and French, has been produced to help encourage pregnant women to be tested during pregnancy and to inform them about the process and steps a woman would ideally follow once she finds out she is ...
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An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Demand Generation: Misoprostol

An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Demand Generation: Misoprostol
This roadmap for communication design focuses on advocacy for use of misoprostol, one of 13 "Life-Saving Commodities." The commodity is used for postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) , a leading cause of maternal deaths, along with another underutilised ...
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An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Magnesium Sulfate

An Adaptable Communication Strategy for Magnesium Sulfate
"A communication strategy provides a 'road map' for local action targeted at behavior change and creates a consistent voice for the messages, materials, and activities developed. It also ensures that activities and products work together to ...
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Resources for Planning and IPV Introduction

Resources for Planning and IPV Introduction
"Successful IPV introduction relies on effective planning with measurable outcomes and processes. Key components of planning include vaccine procurement and supply, cold chain and logistics, health worker training, communications, and social ...
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A Handbook on Child Participation in Parliament

A Handbook on Child Participation in Parliament
"Enhanced child participation improves parliament by making it more inclusive, more representative and more democratic. Indeed, if parliaments are to serve and reflect the will of all the people, then including children will help engender a ...
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UNICEF Cholera Toolkit

UNICEF Cholera Toolkit
This Cholera Toolkit was produced to provide United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) staff and partners with practical resources to support the implementation of integrated approaches to cholera prevention, preparedness, ...
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A Theory-Based Framework for Media Selection in Demand Generation Programs

A Theory-Based Framework for Media Selection in Demand Generation Programs
"Theories are often used to guide the design of messaging content aimed at increasing demand for health services and commodities. However, it not always the case that theories are used to guide the selection of the media through which those ...
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Addressing the Role of Gender in the Demand for RMNCH Commodities: A ...

Addressing the Role of Gender in the Demand for RMNCH Commodities: A Programming Guide
"Demand generation increases awareness of and demand for health products or services among a particular intended audience through social and behavior change communication (SBCC) and social marketing techniques."
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ZINC+ORS Website

ZINC+ORS Website
This website is a repository of materials on the use of the mineral zinc and oral rehydration salts (ORS) to treat childhood diarrhoeal diseases. The website offers this advice on the use of materials available for free downloading on this ...
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A Global Communication Strategy Development Guide for Maternal, Newborn, and ...

A Global Communication Strategy Development Guide for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health Programs
This step-by-step toolkit is an effort - via evidence-based, practical guidance - to support maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH) programme managers, programme planners, and communication specialists as they conceptualise, implement, and ...
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The ECP Handbook: Introducing and Mainstreaming the Provision of Emergency ...

The ECP Handbook: Introducing and Mainstreaming the Provision of Emergency Contraceptive Pills in Developing Countries
The ECP Handbook provides comprehensive guidance to help managers of integrated reproductive health programmes, health care directors, and policymakers introduce emergency contraceptive pills (ECPs) within local and national family planning ...
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Humanitarian Health Ethics Analysis Tool (HHEAT)

Humanitarian Health Ethics Analysis Tool (HHEAT)
"The middle of an acute crisis might not be the ideal time for thoughtful ethical discussion and reflection..."
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Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC) Resources for Ebola

Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC) Resources for Ebola
Created by Health COMpass, this Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC) online focus package provides a list of SBCC tools and project materials which organisations working to prevent and treat ebola can use in their health communication ...
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Integrating Mobiles into Development Projects

Integrating Mobiles into Development Projects
"Since the mobiles for development space is evolving rapidly, the handbook is intended to equip readers with a set of questions to ask when using or considering mobiles, rather than providing a prescription for how to use mobiles in a given ...
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Helping Women Get Online (HWGO) Website and Video Channel

Helping Women Get Online (HWGO) Website and Video Channel
Helping Women Get Online (HWGO) is a website, YouTube video channel, and training project (see Related Summaries below) aimed to increase knowledge and access of Indian women to information and communication technology (ICT) usage through the ...
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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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Rules of the Road of Ethical Journalism - Guide

Rules of the Road of Ethical Journalism - Guide
Published by Forum for African Investigative Reporters (FAIR), this booklet outlines ethical guidelines for journalists. According to the publication, "democracy and the rule of law depend on a free and independent press that can help citizens ...
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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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Implants Toolkit

Implants Toolkit
"An effective implants program not only focuses on quality services, but also seeks to educate, raise awareness, and build stakeholder buy-in and client/community demand for implants services."
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Violence, Gender and WASH: A Practitioner's Toolkit

Violence, Gender and WASH: A Practitioner's Toolkit
This toolkit shares examples of promising good practices and tools designed to help to reduce vulnerabilities to violence associated with water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) programmes and services. The toolkit was developed in recognition of ...
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