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October 20, 2017

Gender and Sexual Diversity Training: A Facilitator's Guide for Public Health and HIV Programs

"...addressing norms and attitudes related to sexual orientation and gender identity are important components of gender integration..." With a focus on how gender and sexuality affect all people,...

October 20, 2017

HC3 in Action: Enhancing Family Planning Service Delivery through SBC

"When family planning SBC and service delivery partners align, programs are more effective and lead to better population and reproductive health outcomes." In 34 countries around the world and at...

October 19, 2017

Monitoring Human Rights in Contraceptive Services and Programmes

"The World Health Organization (WHO) is committed to the mainstreaming of gender, equity and human rights, and also works to develop evidence-based norms, standards and tools for scaling up equitable...

October 19, 2017

IREX's Guide to Organizational Performance Improvement

"Inclusive and genuinely participatory approaches ensure commitment from all stakeholders to the performance improvement process, build trust, and result in performance solutions that make sense for...

October 18, 2017

Going to Scale with ICTs for Agriculture

"...These technological applications are capable of reaching hundreds of millions of smallholder farmers and stakeholders in rural areas, acting as a catalyst for positive change and in achieving the...

October 18, 2017

Digital Health for Systems: Strengthening Family Planning Systems Through Time and Resource Efficiencies

This brief summarises the experience and evidence for the most commonly used digital health technologies aimed at supporting health systems and service delivery for family planning around the world....

October 18, 2017

International Practices to Promote Budget Literacy: Key Findings and Lessons Learned

"Budget literacy is defined as 'the ability to read, decipher, and understand public budgets to enable and enhance meaningful citizen participation in the budget process.' Budget literacy consists of...

October 18, 2017

Understanding the Perceived Logic of Care by Vaccine-Hesitant and Vaccine-Refusing Parents: A Qualitative Study in Australia

"Our research shows that parents who make decisions not to vaccinate their children are simply trying to do their best for their child's health." - Paul R. Ward

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Conservation International Indigenous Leaders Conservation Fellowship

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The Indigenous Leaders Conservation Fellowship is sponsored by Conservation International to create opportunities for leaders and scholars from indigenous and traditional people's communities and orga

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June 11, 2010

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Norwegian Human Rights Fund

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The Norwegian Human Rights Fund was established in 1988 by Norwegian non-governmental organisations "to protect and promote Human Rights internationally".

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Contest of Ibero-American Photography in Black and White - Concurso Iberoamericano de Fotografía en Blanco y Negro

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Save the Children invites photo entries from both professionals and non-professionals of any nationality for its annual Ibero-American photography competition.

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Deadline Date: 
April 30, 2010

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People Power: Unarmed Resistance and Global Solidarity

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Author: 
Howard Clark, ed.
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Publication Date: 
September 29, 2009

This book discusses transnational solidarity in movements of nonviolent struggle.

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Price: £13.99 (US$23.59, €17.30)
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256

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e-CIVICUS 463, November 6 2009.

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

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October 17, 2017

Authors: BBC Media Action Nepal's Stakeholder Liaison, Pratibha Tuladhar,...

October 17, 2017

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October 17, 2017

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October 16, 2017

"Storytelling remains a crucial communications tool for researchers seeking uptake of their evidence into policy. It does, however, mean that...

October 16, 2017

"Women working in global supply chains, many of whom are young and undereducated migrants, have limited health knowledge and often lack access...

October 16, 2017

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