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July 1, 2016

Doing Qualitative Field Research on Gender Norms with Adolescent Girls and Their Families

"By listening to what girls, their families and community leaders say, researchers can explore how people perceive the norms that pattern lives, and how they are - or are not - changing. These...

July 1, 2016

Communications to Change Discriminatory Gender Norms Affecting Adolescent Girls

"Can communications programmes help to change discriminatory gender norms and improve adolescent girls' wellbeing? The short answer is yes. Of the programmes examined in our recent systematic review...

June 29, 2016

Changing Gender Norms: Monitoring and Evaluating Programmes and Projects

To understand whether projects and programmes to change discriminatory gender norms affecting adolescent girls are having their intended effect – and to make the necessary changes if they are not -...

June 29, 2016

What Can Internationally Comparable Quantitative Data Tell Us about How Gender Norms Are Changing?

"Which types of data can tell us about changes in people's attitudes and practices when it comes to gender?" This research and practice note outlines how standardised national surveys, opinion data...

June 29, 2016

Core List of ICT Indicators

"ICTs are cross-cutting enablers of development and are therefore critical to the achievement of the sustainable development goals (SDGs)."

June 27, 2016

Case Study: Peace Clubs - Participatory Video and Most Significant Change Evaluation

"Participatory Video (PV) was used in this context because it is an accessible, flexible medium of recording community stories of change. It can capture what surveys, questionnaires and bar charts...

June 27, 2016

Tackling the Silent Killer With Open Source Health Communications: A Campaign to End Child Pneumonia

A campaign to end child pneumonia by reaching mothers and health workers with life-saving information Authors:

June 27, 2016

Where Mothers and Children Are Inspired by Stories of Love and Tragedy

With its goal to protect the lives of children, Ouro Negro (Black Gold) in Mozambique is a national entertainment-education (EE) radio drama designed by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF),...

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CDD in the Context of Conflict-Affected Countries: Challenges and Opportunities

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June 20, 2006

This 71-page paper from the World Bank reviews 13 case studies of countries affected by current or recent conflict that have specifically incorporated community-driven development (CDD) in their devel

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Canada-Latin America and the Caribbean Research Exchange Grants (LACREG)

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The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) announces the launch of the 2009 Canada-Latin America and the Caribbean Research Exchange Grants (LACREG) programme.

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January 18, 2010

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Learning and Knowing in Indigenous Societies Today

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Author: 
Peter Bates, ed.
Moe Chiba, ed
Sabine Kube, ed.
Douglas Nakashima, ed.
Publication Date
June 1, 2009
Affiliation: 

UNESCO

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Success Stories in the Use of Information and Communication Technologies for Agricultural Research and Technological Innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean

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December 1, 2007
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INFOTEC website accessed on June 30 2009.

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Media Poetics and Cattle Ranching: Making Community Radio Relevant to Language and Power

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Author: 
Clemencia Rodriguez
Publication Date
February 1, 2009
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Department of Communication, University of Oklahoma

This article explores the ways in which community radio is being used to challenge cultural assumptions in Colombia's "cowboy country".

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Posting to the OURMEDIA listserv, March 4 2009; and Upstream Journal Jan/Feb 2009, Vol. 22 No. 3.

Increasing Social Inclusion through Social Guarantees

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Publication Date
December 1, 2007
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The WUNRN listserv on January 25 2009.

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Facing the Challenge: Children’s Rights and Human Development in Latin American News Media

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Publication Date
January 1, 2006

This document presents a communication for development approach originally implemented by the Brazilian News Agency for Children's Rights, Agencia de Noticias dos Direitos da Infancia (ANDI) [News Age

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Facing the Challenge: Children’s Rights and Human Development in Latin American News Media, accessed on April 18 2009.

Children in the Age of Interactivity and Digital TV - The Challenges and Opportunities

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Author: 
Greg Childs
Publication Date
October 30, 2008
Affiliation: 

Childseye

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La Iniciativa de Comunicación; and email from Greg Childs to The Communication Initiative on April 10 2009.

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Building National Campaigns: Activists, Alliances, and How Change Happens

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David Dalton
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US$13.60
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115

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A Compelling Communication and Media Story - Medellin

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464
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October 13, 2008
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