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February 9, 2016

Research Communication for Policy Influence: Key Toolkits

"Research communication is at the heart of evidence based policy making, as it includes understanding the obstacles preventing the uptake of research by decision makers and reflects on the most...

February 8, 2016

Eradicating Polio in Nigeria

"The success of Nigeria's federal and state governments, Global Polio Eradication Initiative partners, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is all the more impressive given the climate of...

February 8, 2016

The Drum Beat 705 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates

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February 8, 2016

Forging a West African Consensus on UNGASS

A recent news story cited Ghana’s Deputy Superintendent of Police, David Selom Hukportie, as bemoaning the formidable challenges he faces trying to destroy marijuana farms across the country. Mr....

February 8, 2016

Local Perspectives on Climate Change: Participatory Video in Somotillo, Nicaragua

Participatory video (PV) is a methodology premised on particular attitudes and behaviours that value collective and consensual decision-making and equalised power relations, seeking local solutions...

February 8, 2016

Local Perspectives on Climate Change: Participatory Video in Somotillo, Nicaragua

Participatory video (PV) is a methodology premised on particular attitudes and behaviours that value collective and consensual decision-making and equalised power relations, seeking local solutions...

February 5, 2016

Impact of Information Society Research in the Global South

"There is a multiplicity of voices, methodologies and theoretical traditions in the interdisciplinary fields of research that investigate the role of ICTs 'in', 'for', and sometimes 'and' development...

February 4, 2016

What Drives Behavior? Key Factors for Handwashing in Bangladesh

"What behavior will you promote? What key factors will you address to motivate people?"

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

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Publication Date
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

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

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

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

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
Affiliation: 

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.

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

Source: 

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

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

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Author: 
David Dalton
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US$13.60
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115

A Compelling Communication and Media Story - Medellin

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464
Date: 
October 13, 2008
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February 2, 2016

In October 2012, the Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING) project began a collaboration with...

February 2, 2016

"SPRING and DG see this community-led video approach, with videos created by the community for the community, as a revolutionary tool for...

February 1, 2016

"Everyone has a role to play in bringing this vaccine to children. Families need the facts about polio and the value of immunization. Please...

January 31, 2016

A compilation of social media feeds related to the...

January 29, 2016

Author: Kendra Sharp, January 22 2016 [cross-posted from International Development Innovation Network (IDIN), linked below] - How fitting that the...

January 29, 2016

Author: David Ropeik, January 29 2016 [cross-posted from Big Think, linked below] - A new disease with an exotic name, Zika virus, is spreading "...

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