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

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

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

Prevención y Atención de Violencia en Centros Educativos del municipio de San Salvador
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 ...
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Circo Social y Parque Inclusivo

Circo Social y Parque Inclusivo
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, ...
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Voces de jóvenes indígenas: Adolescencias, etnicidades y ciudadanías en México

Voces de jóvenes indígenas: Adolescencias, etnicidades y ciudadanías en México
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 ...
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Promoción de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos: Prevención del embarazo ...

Promoción de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos: Prevención del embarazo en adolescentes y del VIH
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 ...
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A Culture of Rights

A Culture of Rights
"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 ...
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David Blumenkrantz - Communications Advocacy Consultant - CA, United States

David Blumenkrantz - Communications Advocacy Consultant - CA, United States
David Blumenkrantz’s professional experience includes eight years of NGO, documentary and photojournalism work in East and Central Africa. From his home in Kenya, he traveled extensively and covered social, relief and development, and political ...
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Five Media Mistakes over Charlie Hebdo

Five Media Mistakes over Charlie Hebdo
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".
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Communicating Disparity: How Social Design Can Create Public Engagement with ...

Communicating Disparity: How Social Design Can Create Public Engagement with Issues of Inequality
"[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 ...
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Ebola Comic Strip Project

Ebola Comic Strip Project
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 ...
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Spread the Message, Not the Virus - Graphic Story

Spread the Message, Not the Virus - Graphic Story
This graphic story is the first in a planned series covering various aspects of prevention and treatment of Ebola in Liberia. Published by International Organization for Migration (IOM) Liberia, this graphic story was created in order to raise ...
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Nal'ibali "Story Power. Bring It Home" Billboard Campaign

Nal'ibali "Story Power. Bring It Home" Billboard Campaign
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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Kane, T. T., Gueye, M., Speizer, I., Pacque-Margolis, S., & Baron, D. ...

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
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Using radio to respond to Ebola in Sierra Leone

Using radio to respond to Ebola in Sierra Leone
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 ...
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IREX Make a Better World Photo Contest

IREX Make a Better World Photo Contest
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 ...
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Neelima Mathur - Media Development Communication Consultant - Uttarakhand, India

Neelima Mathur - Media Development Communication Consultant - Uttarakhand, India
Audiovisual Strategist / Media Designer / Trainer / Consultant / Mentor for: Development Communication, Social-issue Documentaries, NGO films  Focus: Audiovisual projects on environment, health, literacy, women’s issues, ethnic communities ...
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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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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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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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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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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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International Peace Pals Art Competition and Exhibition 2014

International Peace Pals Art Competition and Exhibition 2014
International 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 ...
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The 2014 Audience Engagement Grant Program

The 2014 Audience Engagement Grant Program
"Through this grant we acknowledge how an individual's actions and reach are strengthened through collaboration." Positioned at the cross-section of international human rights, activism, media, and the arts, the Open Society Documentary ...
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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 ...

Spousal Communication and Family Planning Adoption: Effects of a Radio Drama Serial in Nepal
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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Investigating Communication, Health and Development: 10 Years of Research in ...

Investigating Communication, Health and Development: 10 Years of Research in the Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS)
This book traces some of the key research conducted over a ten-year period by graduate students of the Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) Entertainment Education/Communication for Participatory Development course at 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)
"UN-Habitat, Plan International, Women in Cities International and other partners such as the Huairou Commission are increasingly integrating C4D in participatory planning processes involving local communities and local government bodies. The ...
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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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