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"Say No to Discrimination!" Masks Exhibition
September 1, 2016

"Say No to Discrimination!" Masks Exhibition

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"Masks are a symbol of identity and protection for people living with HIV, who still face serious discrimination. It's like people are living behind this disease and have to protect their identity. It's like wearing an invisible mask every day." ...

Participatory Visual Methodologies in Global Public Health
August 23, 2016

Participatory Visual Methodologies in Global Public Health

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"The power of the visual to represent what is not easily put into words, especially by marginalised populations, is a key aspect of visual research. The idea of participant-generated data, and the power of participants to be in a position to ...

Zamboanga Learning Review on Post-Conflict Community Engagement
July 14, 2016

Zamboanga Learning Review on Post-Conflict Community Engagement

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"Critical here was how we engaged the displaced populations to understand their experiences and listen to their feedback as regards access to life-saving information, as well as opportunities for dialogue, connectivity and community ...

Campaign for Post Polio Syndrome (PPS)
June 22, 2016

Campaign for Post Polio Syndrome (PPS)

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"Living with the effects of Polio and Post Polio Syndrome (PPS) can influence many areas of life, but here at The British Polio Fellowship we work hard to help members achieve the greatest level of independence. This campaign is important because ...

Art with Syrian Refugees: The Za'atari Project
June 9, 2016

Art with Syrian Refugees: The Za'atari Project

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"While they have escaped the death and destruction of war, these refugees now find themselves in a colorless desert wasteland that contrasts dramatically with their lush, green native region of Daraa, Syria....There is a lack of arts and culture ...

#DrawDisability
June 2, 2016

#DrawDisability

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"If children and youth are informed and motivated about the issue of disability, their perceptions and actions can change the lives of millions, most importantly of those with disabilities around the world, by challenging stereotypes and attitudes."

Child-Centred Climate Resilience: Case Studies from the Philippines and Vietnam
May 19, 2016

Child-Centred Climate Resilience: Case Studies from the Philippines and Vietnam

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"Including the voices of children is not just about including their views on certain topics. It is about creating a favourable environment that actively promotes their participation throughout the process, as well as engaging adults." This ...

Involvement of Boys through Interactive BCC/IEC to Enhance Adolescent and Sexual Reproductive Health in Northern Uganda
March 4, 2016

Involvement of Boys through Interactive BCC/IEC to Enhance Adolescent and ...

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The Communication for Development Foundation Uganda (CDFU) engaged in a project in the Lira and Alebtong districts of Uganda to involve boys in sexual and reproductive health (SRH) through the use of interactive behaviour change communication ...

Contributions of Western Perspectives to a Global Theory of Health Communication
February 22, 2016

Contributions of Western Perspectives to a Global Theory of Health Communication

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“Modern Western communication research '...is about effects. It could have been otherwise - consider the study of art, for example - but it is not'(Katz, 2001). Often this is a fruitful line of thinking that produces useful solutions to immediate ...

Entertainment-Education for Health Behaviour Change: Issues and Perspectives in Africa
January 26, 2016

Entertainment-Education for Health Behaviour Change: Issues and Perspectives ...

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Entertainment-education methods have been used for centuries to impart knowledge, traditions, and moral guidance. Today, researchers are discovering the power of entertainment-education strategies to affect the outcomes of socio-political and ...

Participatory Photography for Peace: Using Images to Open up Dialogue after Violence
January 4, 2016

Participatory Photography for Peace: Using Images to Open up Dialogue after ...

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Through the illustration of Lenses of Conflict and Peace, a project carried out in a Kenyan slum with a group of young people from different tribes who experienced the events of the 2007/2008 Post-Election Violence, this paper discusses how ...

Regional Children's Reporting Awards 2015
October 26, 2015

Regional Children's Reporting Awards 2015

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Journalists from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Region are invited to submit their child-focused journalism for the 4th Annual Regional Children's Reporting Awards. The awards are hosted by the Media Institute for Southern ...

Comics for Public Health: Power of Storytelling
October 9, 2015

Comics for Public Health: Power of Storytelling

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Author: Suchi Gaur, October 92015 - All I can remember of comics from my childhood days are images of me flipping through the fresh pages of Archies, Pinky, Chacha Chowdhary, Biloo, Tintin and Champak amongst many others. And while I sat watching ...

Glocal Times No 22/23
October 2, 2015

Glocal Times No 22/23

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Glocal Times (GT), the web magazine published by Malmö University's Master's program in Communication for Development in Sweden, is celebrating ten years of publication. This anniversary double issue gathers the thinking of academics, ...

Research Project: Rights of the Child for the Digital Age
September 4, 2015

Research Project: Rights of the Child for the Digital Age

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"How can we give children and young people voice in the debate that explores the impact of digital access and use and their rights?"

September 1, 2015

EVIH-T - Haiti

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Launched in November 2013 and ongoing through 2017, this social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) campaign was carried out as part of the National AIDS Control Program’s (NACP) efforts in Haiti to create a collective, national response to ...

Magreth Kibasa - Children's Dignity Forum, Tanzania - DFID Girl Summit 2014
August 21, 2015

Magreth Kibasa - Children's Dignity Forum, Tanzania - DFID Girl Summit 2014

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Panel Discussion: Spotlight on Progress "Moving up the Agenda: Public and Political"

Saria Khalifa - Youth Programme Lead, FORWARD - DFID Girl Summit 2014
August 12, 2015

Saria Khalifa - Youth Programme Lead, FORWARD - DFID Girl Summit 2014

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"Youth advocacy is about passion in the face of adversity: about challenging the status quo; questioning the expectation that young people are unable or unwilling to stand up and make a change. It is challenging the idea that the youth voice is ...

Our Valuable Voices: Community Digital Storytelling for Good Programming and Policy Engagement
July 24, 2015

Our Valuable Voices: Community Digital Storytelling for Good Programming and ...

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"CARE believes that a vibrant, diverse society becomes stronger when everyone can equally contribute their voice to decisions that impact them."

Directorate General of Family Planning Bangladesh Digital Archive of SBCC Materials
July 21, 2015

Directorate General of Family Planning Bangladesh Digital Archive of SBCC ...

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This social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) digital library of both print and audio-visual materials was developed by the Information, Education, and Motivation (IEM) Unit of the Directorate General of Family Planning (DGFP) of ...

Family Planning Law Campaign, Guatemala
July 20, 2015

Family Planning Law Campaign, Guatemala

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"Indigenous Guatemalans have faced a multitude of barriers to access and use of family planning services....While the Guatemalan family planning law was a historic advancement towards empowering all Guatemalans to access and use of family ...

Against the Wall: Women, Politics, and Graffiti in Egypt
July 3, 2015

Against the Wall: Women, Politics, and Graffiti in Egypt

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Author: Stephanie Perrin, July 3 2015 - History often forgets revolutionary women, but those involved in the protests in Egypt since January 25, 2011 refuse to be overlooked and continue to build on the nation’s long history of women’s activism. ...

Are community-based arts approaches really all that different   from other participatory community-based projects?
July 3, 2015

Are community-based arts approaches really all that different from other ...

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Author: Annalee Yassi, July 3 2015 - Community-based arts have been promoted in many sectors of society to integrate and celebrate imaginative thinking - to help people find new ways to see and be in the world - and to promote social change. But ...

WHO Recommendations on Health Promotion Interventions for Maternal and Newborn Health 2015
June 2, 2015

WHO Recommendations on Health Promotion Interventions for Maternal and ...

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This World Health Organization (WHO) document updates the 2003 "Working with individuals, families and communities to improve maternal and newborn health", or "Individuals, Families and Communities (IFC) Framework", in the areas of evidence for ...

Ahmadu Bello University - Masters Degree in Development Communication
May 30, 2016

Ahmadu Bello University - Masters Degree in Development Communication

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Background Information: The Theatre and Performing Arts Department was created in June 2006. The programme was formerly called Drama when it existed as a sub-unit under the Department of English and Drama, a status that the programme maintained ...

Escuela Audiovisual Infantil - EAI (Child Audiovisual School), Belén de los Andaquíes
March 31, 2015

Escuela Audiovisual Infantil - EAI (Child Audiovisual School), Belén de los ...

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This project, centred on community participatory communication, was created to give the children of Belén de los Andaquíes (Caquetá), Colombia, a place to "expand the project of living" through storytelling and media, in order to move away from ...

Yo decido
March 13, 2015

Yo decido

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Para contribuir a fortalecer los sitemas de protección a favor de la infancia y la juventud en Guatemala, desde 2013 la organización Paz Joven en alianza con UNICEF ha emprendido una serie de estrategias para que los gobiernos locales lleven a ...

Prevención y Atención de Violencia en Centros Educativos del municipio de San Salvador
March 12, 2015

Prevención y Atención de Violencia en Centros Educativos del municipio de ...

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En el marco del Programa Conjunto de Reducción de la Violencia y Construcción de Capital Social en El Salvador, se realizó este proyecto enfocado en contribuir a la disminución de la violencia en centros escolares de tres distritos del municipio ...

Circo Social y Parque Inclusivo
March 11, 2015

Circo Social y Parque Inclusivo

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El Centro Cultural Circo Social, que cuenta con un parque inclusivo para los niños de Cuenca (Ecuador), es resultado de la colaboración entre el gobierno del Ecuador y el municipio, maestros de las artes cirsenses y trabajadores sociales, ...

Voces de jóvenes indígenas: Adolescencias, etnicidades y ciudadanías en México
March 10, 2015

Voces de jóvenes indígenas: Adolescencias, etnicidades y ciudadanías en México

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Esta iniciativa de UNICEF y el Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social (CIESAS), se realizó con el objetivo de dar a conocer las voces de los adolescentes indígenas mexicanos. Surgió del interés por explorar ...

Promoción de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos: Prevención del embarazo en adolescentes y del VIH
February 9, 2015

Promoción de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos: Prevención del embarazo ...

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Esta iniciativa tiene como objetivo fortalecer el conocimiento de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos, así como disminuir varios de los factores que inciden en el embarazo en adolescentes, en la transmisión del VIH y en el consumo de Sustancias ...

A Culture of Rights
January 28, 2015

A Culture of Rights

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"The main aim of this Communication for Development Study, commissioned by UNICEF [the United Nations Children's Fund], centered on carrying out a study on the knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP) specific to Children’s Rights that will ...

April 6, 2016

Impact: Community Media

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The Communication Initiative has been collecting from the network and summarising research and evaluation that measures the impact of community media initiatives. 220 of these can be reviewed here - with filters for you to further refine to your ...

Five Media Mistakes over Charlie Hebdo
January 16, 2015

Five Media Mistakes over Charlie Hebdo

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Author: Dasha Ilic, January 16 2015 - The satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has featured the prophet Muhammad on its front cover once again. The Prophet is crying, just as did the cartoonist who made the cover. The headline says "All is forgiven".

Communicating Disparity: How Social Design Can Create Public Engagement with Issues of Inequality
January 15, 2015

Communicating Disparity: How Social Design Can Create Public Engagement with ...

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"[A] social design focus should concentrate on context-specific innovations that open safe spaces for dialogue and create new ways of delivering motivating and clear messages to the general public by challenging normalised ideas. Ultimately, this ...

Ebola Comic Strip Project
December 19, 2014

Ebola Comic Strip Project

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In August 2014, a group of youth aged 16 to 21 participated in a comic drawing workshop in the Northern Region of Ghana. During the workshop, Ebola emerged as a priority issue, and the young people, guided by facilitators, created comic strip ...

Spread the Message, Not the Virus - Graphic Story
December 19, 2014

Spread the Message, Not the Virus - Graphic Story

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This series of graphic stories covers various aspects of prevention and treatment of Ebola in Liberia. Published by International Organization for Migration (IOM) Liberia, the social mobilisation tool is being used by IOM and their partners and ...

Nal'ibali "Story Power. Bring It Home" Billboard Campaign
October 9, 2014

Nal'ibali "Story Power. Bring It Home" Billboard Campaign

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In October 2014 Nal'ibali launched a billboard campaign in South Africa to "generate awareness and discussion around the power of stories to spark all children’s potential...the campaign seeks to inspire and motivate parents and caregivers to ...

Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC) Resources for Ebola
September 19, 2014

Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC) Resources for Ebola

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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 ...

Let’s Speak Out Project
September 1, 2014

Let’s Speak Out Project

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Launched in January 2013, the Let's Speak Out project is working with young women in Liberia to tell their stories about sexual violence and issues related to sexual and reproductive health. Using participatory photography, music, a celebrity ...

Indignadas (Outraged Women)
August 13, 2014

Indignadas (Outraged Women)

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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 ...

Ebola and C4D
August 7, 2014

Ebola and C4D

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"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.

My Rights, My Voice (MRMV)
August 5, 2014

My Rights, My Voice (MRMV)

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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 ...

August 4, 2014

Kane, T. T., Gueye, M., Speizer, I., Pacque-Margolis, S., & Baron, D. ...

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Kane, T. T., Gueye, M., Speizer, I., Pacque-Margolis, S., & Baron, D. (1998). The impact of a family planning multimedia campaign in Bamako, Mali. Studies in Family Planning, 29(3), 309-323. Abstract

Using radio to respond to Ebola in Sierra Leone
July 29, 2014

Using radio to respond to Ebola in Sierra Leone

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Author: Musa Sangarie, July 29 2014 - For the past four years, the BBC Media Action team here in Sierra Leone has been building the skills of radio stations' producers and journalists across the country. We've trained community journalists on how ...

IREX Make a Better World Photo Contest
June 27, 2014

IREX Make a Better World Photo Contest

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Amateur and professional photographers around the world are invited to submit images of scenes and individuals around the world that reflect the tagline of international nonprofit organisation IREX: "Make a Better World". Photos should ...

Journal of Development and Communications Studies (JDCS)
June 6, 2014

Journal of Development and Communications Studies (JDCS)

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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 ...

Advocacy Strategy Toolkit for Young People to Advance SRHR and HIV in Post 2015
May 22, 2014

Advocacy Strategy Toolkit for Young People to Advance SRHR and HIV in Post 2015

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"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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