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Project Director (PD) Human Rights Connect - Internews Europe - London, ...

Project Director (PD) Human Rights Connect - Internews Europe - London, United Kingdom
Reports to: Director of Programmes Location: London, UKStarting date: May 2015 Duration:12 months (with possible extension subject to funding) Salary range: £47,000 – 54,000 depending on experience ABOUT INTERNEWS EUROPE
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Corruption in Schools Campaign

Corruption in Schools Campaign
Launched by Corruption Watch in late 2013, the Corruption in Schools Campaign is working to encourage public participation in combating corruption in schools in South Africa. Through its online and SMS [text messaging] platforms and other media ...
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Safety and Security Officer - Internews - Juba, South Sudan

Safety and Security Officer - Internews - Juba, South Sudan
SUMMARY: Working closely with the Country Risk Manager, the Safety and Security Officer will be responsible for the Juba based Internews fleet inclusive of overseeing movement scheduling and maintenance. He/She will also have deputy security ...
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Innovation Webinar on Digital Storytelling

Innovation Webinar on Digital Storytelling
The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) hosts an innovation webinar on Tuesday, March 10 2015, at 11AM EST focused on utilising digital storytelling techniques for health communication campaigns. This webinar is the eighth ...
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2014 Nigeria Polio Eradication Emergency Plan

2014 Nigeria Polio Eradication Emergency Plan
"To address anti-polio sentiments and violence targeting polio workers early in 2013, the program intensified social and community mobilization activities providing opportunities for community leaders to engage in the response and become ...
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eLearning Series on Evidence-based Malaria Social & Behavior Change ...

eLearning Series on Evidence-based Malaria Social & Behavior Change Communication: From Theory to Program Evaluation
Offered by the NetWorks Project, this online training series is designed to strengthen capacity on how to use evidence and data to create strong social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) programmes for malaria prevention and control. The ...
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Global Polio Eradication Emergency Action Plan

Global Polio Eradication Emergency Action Plan
From the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI), the Global Polio Emergency Action Plan (EAP) aims to boost vaccination coverage in Nigeria, Pakistan, and Afghanistan, the 3 remaining polio-endemic countries. It builds on India's success in ...
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10th eLearning Africa Conference on ICT Development, Education & Training ...

10th eLearning Africa Conference on ICT Development, Education & Training (May 20-22 2015)
The 10th eLearning Africa Conference will "showcase the stories, experiences, research, thinking and expertise that make up the complex but thrilling picture of ICT for development, education and training in Africa today, under the overall theme ...
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Malaria Response Information Systems: Challenges and Perspectives

Malaria Response Information Systems: Challenges and Perspectives
Author Dr. Michel Odika, March 5 2015 - Historically… Many factors have restricted a country’s capacity to use malaria-related data for improving monitoring and evaluation. These include limited human and financial resources, multiple reporting ...
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Evaluating Social Media Components of Health Communication Campaigns

Evaluating Social Media Components of Health Communication Campaigns
Author:  Emma Schwartz of NetHope Solutions Center, originally posted December 15 2014, cross-posted February 5 2015 - [Health Communication Capacity Collaborative] HC3’s held its seventh Health Communication Innovation Webinar on Dec. 9 ...
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Social Media Strategy Framework

Social Media Strategy Framework
                        "Created by Advanced Human Technologies, the Social Media Strategy Framework is used to help media outlets and journalists in the process of engaging with social ...
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Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks [Interactive Map]

Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks [Interactive Map]
"The engagement of new actors in global health - from philanthropic foundations to NGOs [non-governmental organisations] to multinational corporations - has created opportunities for partnership but also challenges of coordination and policy ...
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Faith Communities Matter in Social and Behavior Change Communication ...

Faith Communities Matter in Social and Behavior Change Communication Programs for Child Survival
Author: Kathryn Bertram, Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, Program Officer, originally posted January 23, cross-posted February 3 2015 - Mobilizing faith communities to spread public health messages and lead others toward making ...
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Defeating Malaria: From the Genes to the Globe

Defeating Malaria: From the Genes to the Globe
Defeating Malaria: From the Genes to the Globe draws on various communication strategies and tools in an effort to produce, transmit, and translate knowledge to support the control and ultimate eradication of malaria around the world. Led by the ...
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TELLME - Transparent communication in Epidemics: Learning Lessons from ...

TELLME - Transparent communication in Epidemics: Learning Lessons from experience, delivering effective Messages, providing Evidence
Culminating at a December 2014 conference, TELLME was a 36-month collaborative project that sought to provide evidence and to develop models for improved risk communication during infectious disease crises around the world. The TELLME project ...
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New Communication Strategies for Preventing Misinformation

New Communication Strategies for Preventing Misinformation
"...although two-way communication is listed as a strength of social media, this can also be used negatively to further perpetuate misinformation..."
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Reporting Atrocities: A Toolbox for Journalists Covering Violent Conflict ...

Reporting Atrocities: A Toolbox for Journalists Covering Violent Conflict and Atrocities
Produced as part of Internews' Project on Conflict and Media during 2012-2014, this toolbox for journalists "uses the principles of conflict-sensitive journalism (CSJ) to teach reporters how to cover even the most senseless acts of cruelty ...
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Country Director - Internews - Caucasus

Country Director - Internews - Caucasus
General Function: Internews Network is seeking a Country Director candidate for one of its offices in the Caucasus to manage Internews’ media development portfolio. The Country Director will be hired on a full-time basis and will be based in the ...
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International Media Assistance: Experiences and Prospects - Global Media ...

International Media Assistance: Experiences and Prospects - Global Media Journal: German Edition
This edition of Global Media Journal entitled: International Media Assistance: Experiences and Prospects (available in German and in English) focuses on international aid to the media sector in developing countries, describing, defining, and ...
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Build a smart investment - "Swacch Bharat"

Build a smart investment - "Swacch Bharat"
Author: Anand Shekhar, January 27 2015 - The response of India Inc. to the clarion call of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to make India “Swacch Bharat” is praiseworthy. Most of the renowned Corporate Houses have committed investments to ...
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Vojo Brazil: Amplifying Quilombola Voices through Mobile Phones

Vojo Brazil: Amplifying Quilombola Voices through Mobile Phones
In October 2013, a training in Salvador, Brazil, introducing a multimedia technology called Vojo, was presented to 20 youth in a quilombo community (a settlement of people originally of African origin), Ilha de Maré, which has no internet access. ...
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More or Less Equal: How Digital Platforms Can Help Advance Communication Rights

More or Less Equal: How Digital Platforms Can Help Advance Communication Rights
"The concept of citizen journalism has radically altered traditional news and information flows, encouraging greater interaction and interdependence. What challenges does this development pose for societies worldwide? What ethical questions does ...
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Sitting on the fence: Is the new Government pro or anti poor?

Sitting on the fence: Is the new Government pro or anti poor?
Author: Priya Anand, January 20 2015 - With an overwhelming victory for the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies in 2014, the then newly elected Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised to focus on people-centered policies and effective ...
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Hathipaon Mukt Bharat (Filaria Free India)

Hathipaon Mukt Bharat (Filaria Free India)
Certified polio-free in 2014, India turned its attention to another public health challenge: the elimination of lymphatic filariasis (also called filaria or elephantiasis - "Hathipaon" in colloquial Hindi), which is a neglected tropical disease ...
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I Survived Ebola Multi-media Campaign

I Survived Ebola Multi-media Campaign
Launched in December 2014, the I Survived Ebola campaign is using personal stories and experiences told by Ebola survivors in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea "to inform, protect, and spread hope" while also countering stigma and discrimination. ...
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Conflict Sensitive Journalism Trainer - Internews - Central African Republic

Conflict Sensitive Journalism Trainer - Internews - Central African Republic
Position: Conflict Sensitive Journalism Trainer (CSJT)Reports to: Project Director Location: Embedded within different radio stations in the regions as security allowsDuration: 3 months minimumAnticipated start date: March 2015 Deadline for ...
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Ocean and Fisheries Media Researcher - Internews - Indonesia

Ocean and Fisheries Media Researcher - Internews - Indonesia
Type of Appointment:  Consultancy or service contract(s) – fixed fee(s) of between US$5,000 and $12,000Appointment requirements:  Candidates based in Indonesia with legal working status are required. Experience with media research, ...
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Research and Monitoring & Evaluation Manager - Internews - Bangui, Central ...

Research and Monitoring & Evaluation Manager - Internews - Bangui, Central African Republic
Position: Research and Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Manager (RMEM)Reports to: Project DirectorLocation: Bangui, Central African Republic, with frequent travel to different prefecturesDuration: 3 months minimum Anticipated start date: ...
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Resident Journalism Advisor - Internews - Bangui, Central African Republic

Resident Journalism Advisor - Internews - Bangui, Central African Republic
Reports to: Project DirectorLocation: Bangui, Central African Republic, embedded within local partner RJDHDuration: 3 months minimum Anticipated start date: March 2015 Deadline for applications: Applications will be considered on a rolling ...
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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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Communication and Complex Emergencies: A Resource Guide

Communication and Complex Emergencies: A Resource Guide
"Without question, communication is playing an increasingly important role within complex emergencies. New information and communication technologies and burgeoning social media use are combining with the extensive reach and use of traditional ...
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Social Networking, Social Media: An Annotated Bibliography

Social Networking, Social Media: An Annotated Bibliography
"The role that new media and communications technologies have played in the recent 'Arab Spring' uprisings, as well as in recent disaster responses, has sparked a large amount of academic and professional interest in their potential, how they can ...
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Ebola communication tips for health officials

Ebola communication tips for health officials
Authors: Claire Hooker and Julie Leask, originally published on November 5 2014, cross-posted on January 5 2015: Listen up, health officials - here's how to reduce "Ebolanoia".
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Communicating with Communities: A Case Study and Guide from Pakistan and ...

Communicating with Communities: A Case Study and Guide from Pakistan and Elsewhere
"While there now are standard specifications for frequently used commodities and significant advances in information-sharing have been made, there is still a struggle to achieve a certain level of uniformity in the delivery of messages to ...
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Children for Health

Children for Health
Children for Health is "dedicated to the promotion of health education in developing countries, focused on developing children as ambassadors and communicators of essential health messages in their communities." The United Kingdom (UK)-based ...
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The Future of Routine Immunization in the Developing World: Challenges and ...

The Future of Routine Immunization in the Developing World: Challenges and Opportunities
"Routine immunization creates opportunities to educate parents about the benefits of vaccines and other health services. Engaging the community in planning, financing, and delivering the program can increase equity and build trust in the ...
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Media Resource Kit: Preparing for IPV Introduction

Media Resource Kit: Preparing for IPV Introduction
"We hope that this will be a useful complement to the range of other communication tools and templates available to support the introduction of IPV."
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