Social Mobilisation, Advocacy and Communication for Nutrition

"Social mobilization, advocacy and communications is a growing priority for SUN countries and increasingly seen as an integral part of the national nutrition strategy.  Countries are at very...

Health Communication and Vaccine Hesitancy

 

Strategies for Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy - A Systematic Review

 

Knowledge Management for Health and Development Toolkit

"Knowledge management (KM) is an umbrella term encompassing the many unique but related facets of creating, organizing, sharing, and using information and experiences." From the K4Health Toolkits...

Vaccine Hesitancy: Definition, Scope and Determinants

  "Vaccine hesitancy is complex and context specific, varying across time, place and vaccines. It is influenced by factors such as complacency, convenience and confidence."

Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy: The Potential Value of Commercial and Social Marketing Principles and Practices

 

Sheepa Hafiza - Director of Gender, Justice, Diversity and Migration, BRAC - DFID Girl Summit 2014

"Sexual harassment in public places is found to be one of the major causes of girls’ dropping out of school; this causes an increase in child and early forced marriage." Sheepa Hafiza Panel...

Furaha Pascal Karimiko - Moving The Goalposts (MTG) Coach, Woman Win, Kenya - DFID Girl Summit 2014

"I learned about my rights... my right to play and to choose what I wanted to become." Furaha Pascal Karimiko Panel Discussion: Spotlight on Progress "Securing the Way to Healthy Adulthood and...
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"The End FGM action campaign led by Amnesty International started in 2009 with one main objective: It was to make sure that stopping female genital mutilation would become a priority for the European Union." Elise Petitpas
 
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Panel Discussion: Spotlight on Progress "Moving up the Agenda: Public and Political"

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

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"I am deeply committed to making sure that we prosecute not just FGM but also offenses of forced marriage." Alison Saunders
 
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