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Operations Manager - Theatre for a Change Malawi - Lilongwe, Malawi

Operations Manager - Theatre for a Change Malawi - Lilongwe, Malawi
Theatre for a Change is a small but rapidly expanding NGO in Malawi. It also has partner offices in the UK and Ghana. Theatre for a Change aims to empower women and girls through the use of uniquely active and participatory tools that promote ...
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Polio Gallery

Polio Gallery
This video from Polio Free India is a slideshow depicting the opening of the "Drops of Dialogue" polio gallery at District Hospital, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh (UP), India created by CORE Group. As can be seen here, the event had the theme: for the ...
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Scoping Report on Interventions for Increasing the Demand for Voluntary ...

Scoping Report on Interventions for Increasing the Demand for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision
This Gates Foundation-funded report by the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation aims to provide guidance for implementers of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programmes and researchers "in the design of innovative ...
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Developing and Implementing Training Materials for Integrated Community Case ...

Developing and Implementing Training Materials for Integrated Community Case Management in South Sudan
This learning paper discusses the adaptation of best practices for delivering training of Community Drug Distributors (CDDs) in the implementation of integrated community case management (ICCM) to the context in South Sudan. In two states of ...
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Continuous Distribution of LLINs for Malaria Control Toolkit

Continuous Distribution of LLINs for Malaria Control Toolkit
This toolkit brings together resources from recent experiences and research of long-lasting insecticidal net (LLIN) systems of continuous distribution, including such mechanisms as school-based distribution, community volunteers, antenatal ...
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Media and Information Literacy: Policy and Strategy Guidelines

Media and Information Literacy: Policy and Strategy Guidelines
"Affording citizens with MIL competencies contributes to free, independent and pluralistic media and information systems, thereby improving the quality of information they provide. While free media is perhaps taken for granted in the western ...
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The health benefits of social mobilization: experiences with community-based ...

Harkins, T., C. Drasbek, et al. (2008). "The health benefits of social mobilization: experiences with community-based Integrated Management of Childhood Illness in Chao, Peru and San Luis, Honduras." Promotion & Education 15(2): 15-20. ...
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67 minutes for Madiba

67 minutes for Madiba
Author Shahidul Alam links to his musings from Dhaka, Bangladesh, written July 18 2009 and linked here on December 10 2013, as a tribute to Nelson Mandela: "You built the road to freedom. We need the courage to walk it..." In 67 Minutes for ...
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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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Actipedia

Actipedia
Actipedia is an open-access, user-generated database that is meant to be a place to share, read about, and comment upon experiences and examples of how activists and artists are using creative tactics and strategies to challenge power and offer ...
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Spousal Communication and Family Planning Adoption: Effects of a Radio Drama ...

Sharan, M., & Valente, T. W. (2002). Spousal Communication and Family Planning Adoption: Effects of a Radio Drama Serial in Nepal. International Family Planning Perspectives, 28(1), 16-25. CONTEXT: Spousal communication and family planning ...
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Centre for Communication and Social Change Awards 2014

Centre for Communication and Social Change Awards 2014
The Centre for Communication and Social Change is looking for outstanding and innovative individuals and organisations using communication and information and communication technology (ICTs) in communities to create meaningful change and ...
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Fearless Women of Antioquia

Fearless Women of Antioquia
Author: Manuel Manrique Castro, September 11 2013      How Colonel José Maria Córdova must have been surprised by the visit from a widow from Marinilla at his Rionegro general command…
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Vision 2025: Media Campaign for Democratic Participation

Vision 2025: Media Campaign for Democratic Participation
From the Democracy Campaign by the Indian newspaper organisation Patrika, this presentation describes the Vision 2025 campaign in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and Chhattisgarh, India, concerned with monitoring the performance of the project "Public ...
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#TouchingLives School Talent International Contest

#TouchingLives School Talent International Contest
The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) and the Global Public-Private Partnership for Handwashing (PPPHW) invites participants to register for the "#TouchingLives School Talent International Contest".  The ...
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Adolescent Girls Creating Safer Cities: Harnessing the Potential of ...

Adolescent Girls Creating Safer Cities: Harnessing the Potential of Communication for Development (C4D)
According to this report, over 1 million people, among them many adolescent girls, are moving from rural areas to urban slums each week. This report looks at how communication for development (C4D) gives girls a voice with which they can take an ...
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Economic and quality of life outcomes of antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS ...

Beard J, Feeley F, Rosen S. Economic and quality of life outcomes of antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS in developing countries: a systematic literature review. AIDS Care. 2009 Nov;21(11):1343-56.
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Economic and quality of life outcomes of antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS ...

Beard J, Feeley F, Rosen S. Economic and quality of life outcomes of antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS in developing countries: a systematic literature review. AIDS Care. 2009 Nov;21(11):1343-56.
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Children of Prisoners, Interventions and Mitigations to Strengthen Mental Health

Children of Prisoners, Interventions and Mitigations to Strengthen Mental Health
"For me, COPING has meant getting through a tough time in life...from the moment my father was sentenced, as I have continually adapted to changes in my life." This European Union (EU) conference outcome report from the end-of-project conference ...
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The Antidote to Bullying

The Antidote to Bullying
From Manuel Manrique Castro: No one in this day and age can deny the vital role that education plays in the development of our nations. Everyone, no matter what their political inclinations might be, agrees that without quality education for ...
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A Mapping of Faith-based Responses to Violence against Women and Girls in ...

A Mapping of Faith-based Responses to Violence against Women and Girls in the Asia-Pacific Region
This report presents findings from a mapping initiative by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) that aimed to capture how faith-based organisations (FBOs) respond to violence against women (VAW) and girls in the Asia-Pacific region. As a ...
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Yayori Journalist Award

Sponsored by the Women's Fund for Peace and Human Rights, the Yayori Journalist Award focuses on women journalists and artists (individuals or groups) who vividly describe and transmit the situation of women in the world with a gender ...
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Yayori Award

The Women's Human Rights Activities Award or Yayori Award comes from the estate of Yayori Matsui, who was a journalist and activist with global perspectives and who consistently spoke up for women and marginalised people. This award, given by ...
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Early childhood adversity, toxic stress, and the role of the pediatrician: ...

Garner, A. S., Shonkoff, J. P., Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of, C., Family, H., Committee on Early Childhood, A., Dependent, C., . . . Behavioral, P. (2012). Early childhood adversity, toxic stress, and the role of the pediatrician: ...
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A quasi-experimental evaluation of an interpersonal communication ...

Keating, J., Hutchinson, P., Miller, J. M., Bennett, A., Larsen, D. A., Hamainza, B., . . . Eisele, T. P. (2012). A quasi-experimental evaluation of an interpersonal communication intervention to increase insecticide-treated net use among ...
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Tackling HIV-Related Stigma and Discrimination in South Asia

Stangl, A., Carr, D., Brady, L., Eckhaus, T., Caleson, M., & Nyblade, L. (2010). Tackling HIV-Related Stigma and Discrimination in South Asia (pp. 228). Washington, D.C.: The World Bank.
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Women on Walls (WOW)

Women on Walls (WOW)
Emerging from Egypt's January 2013 revolution, this radical street art collective seeks to spark awareness of the struggles that Egypt's female population endures regularly. Women on Walls (WOW), or Sit El 7eta (in Arabic), was launched by ...
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Ten Good Practices in Essential Supplies for Family Planning and Maternal Health

Ten Good Practices in Essential Supplies for Family Planning and Maternal Health
"The worldwide trend toward smaller families - average family size has declined by half since 1950 - is linked to advances in education and health care and increased opportunities for women. This great global success story can continue only if ...
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The Nature of Risk: HIV/AIDS and the Deaf Community in the United States

The Nature of Risk: HIV/AIDS and the Deaf Community in the United States
This research explores why individuals in the United States (US) who are Deaf  are disproportionately vulnerable to HIV infection. "An analysis of the social, political, and attitudinal environments surrounding people who are Deaf reveals ...
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Think.Eat.Save: Reduce Your Foodprint

Think.Eat.Save: Reduce Your Foodprint
This global campaign to change the culture of food waste was launched on January 22 2013 by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and partner Messe Düsseldorf.
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Seeing Is Believing: A Guide to Visual Storytelling Best Practices

Seeing Is Believing: A Guide to Visual Storytelling Best Practices
"At the heart of every social cause is the need to connect with people; to inspire, convince, and prompt them to take action or change behaviors. It is a tall order. Words, even carefully chosen words, are almost never enough. Time and time again ...
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Polio Chowk in Moradabad: Civil Society Contribution for Polio Eradication

Polio Chowk in Moradabad: Civil Society Contribution for Polio Eradication
This photo essay from the CORE Group Polio Project (CGPP) illustrates the installation of a statue depicting a mother and child. Unveiled on February 23 2013, the day prior to the National Immunisation Day (NID), the monument, "Polio Chowk", is ...
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PATH Vietnam Painting and Poster Contests to Raise TB Awareness

PATH Vietnam Painting and Poster Contests to Raise TB Awareness
According to PATH, an international global health innovation organisation, tuberculosis (TB) continues to be a public health crisis in Vietnam, a country that ranks 12th among 22 TB high-burden countries and 14th among 27 multi-drug-resistant ...
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Global Green Kids

Global Green Kids
Launched in 2013, this international project of Radijojo World Children's Media Network is dedicated to the environment, nature, sustainability, and fair globalisation. Global Green Kids is open for all schools, children's media groups, kids' ...
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International Peace Pals Art Competition and Exhibition

International Peace Pals Art Competition and Exhibition
The Peace Pals invites children throughout the world between the ages of 5 and 16 to participate in The Annual International Peace Pals Art Competition and Exhibition. Entries are divided into four age categories for the awarding of prizes: ...
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Behaviour Change towards Sanitation and Education through Art and Drama

Behaviour Change towards Sanitation and Education through Art and Drama
Moved by its belief in the fundamental right of all people to have access to safe drinking water and clean sanitation, the Indian non-profit organisation HEEALS (Health Education Environment and Livelihood Society) embarked upon a behaviour ...
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From bioactive substances to research on breast-feeding promotion

Morrow, A. L. and M. L. Guerrero (2001). "From bioactive substances to research on breast-feeding promotion." Adv Exp Med Biol 501: 447-455. Despite known health benefits, exclusive breast-feeding for at least 4 months is uncommon in many ...
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Experiences in community participation to promote nutritional education

Martínez-Salgado, H., G. O. Martínez-Andrade, et al. (1993). "Experiences in community participation to promote nutritional education." Experiencias en participación comunitaria para promover la educación en nutrición. 35(6): 673-681.
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Self-reliance in health among village women

Wong, M. L. and P. C. Y. Chen (1991). "Self-reliance in health among village women." World Health Forum 12(1): 43-48.
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"Improving malaria recognition, treatment and referral practices by training ...

Okeke, T. A. (2010). "Improving malaria recognition, treatment and referral practices by training caretakers in rural Nigeria." Journal of Biosocial Science 42(3): 325-339.
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"Improving malaria recognition, treatment and referral practices by training ...

Okeke, T. A. (2010). "Improving malaria recognition, treatment and referral practices by training caretakers in rural Nigeria." Journal of Biosocial Science 42(3): 325-339.
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An educational intervention on promotion of breast feeding

Neyzi, O., P. Olgun, et al. (1991). "An educational intervention on promotion of breast feeding." Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 5(3): 286-298.
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The integration of family planning and childhood immunization services in Togo

Huntington, D. and A. Aplogan (1994). "The integration of family planning and childhood immunization services in Togo." Stud Fam Plann 25(3): 176-183. Objective: Improvements in the constellation of services in the African context are ...
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Educational intervention in phonological awareness in preliterate children ...

Herrera, L., S. Defior, et al. (2007). "Educational intervention in phonological awareness in preliterate children with Spanish and Tamazight as first language: Comparison of two training programmes." Intervención educativa en conciencia ...
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Play in Orphanages

Taneja, V., R. S. Beri, et al. (2004). "Play in Orphanages." Indian Journal of Pediatrics 71(4): 297-299. Objectives: This paper attempts to validate the programme of structured play lasting 90 minutes a day, for use in orphanages, to check if ...
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Evaluation of the efficacy of bendiocarb in indoor residual spraying against ...

Ossè, R., R. Aikpon, et al. (2012). "Evaluation of the efficacy of bendiocarb in indoor residual spraying against pyrethroid resistant malaria vectors in Benin: results of the third campaign." Parasites and Vectors 5(163): (8 August 2012)-(2018 ...
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Community intervention to promote rational treatment of acute respiratory ...

Holloway, K. A., S. B. Karkee, et al. (2009). "Community intervention to promote rational treatment of acute respiratory infection in rural Nepal." Tropical Medicine and International Health 14(1): 101-110. Objective: To evaluate a community ...
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Diarrhoeal disease, oral rehydration, and childhood mortality in rural Egypt

Langsten, R. and K. Hill (1994). "Diarrhoeal disease, oral rehydration, and childhood mortality in rural Egypt." Journal of Tropical Pediatrics 40(5): 272-278.
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