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November 4, 2015

The Urban Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Social and Behavior Change Communications Implementation Kit

"The social and cultural context surrounding young people growing up in urban areas is...different, in both positive and negative ways, affecting the health behaviors of young men and women, which...

November 2, 2015

The Drum Beat 699 - Global Voices - Geographically Diverse Selections from CI Bloggers

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September 28, 2015

The Soul Beat 256 - Communication and Media News and Issues

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Anonymous
September 7, 2015

Fighting Fear and Stigma with Accurate Information

"As someone who has worked with and in the media, I ...know that lack of accurate information is a big driver of fear and trauma, which in turn can easily translate into stigma and a withholding of...

September 7, 2015

Fighting Fear and Stigma with Accurate Information

"As someone who has worked with and in the media, I ...know that lack of accurate information is a big driver of fear and trauma, which in turn can easily translate into stigma and a withholding of...

Anonymous
September 4, 2015

Desk Review and Qualitative Assessment of Malaria Case Management Social and Behavior Change Communication Strategies in Four Countries: Ethiopia, Rwanda, Senegal and Zambia

"The purpose of this desk review is to identify promising SBCC practices related to malaria case management at both community and service provider levels in the four focus countries: Zambia, Ethiopia...

September 4, 2015

Desk Review and Qualitative Assessment of Malaria Case Management Social and Behavior Change Communication Strategies in Four Countries: Ethiopia, Rwanda, Senegal and Zambia

"The purpose of this desk review is to identify promising SBCC practices related to malaria case management at both community and service provider levels in the four focus countries: Zambia, Ethiopia...

September 1, 2015

"Smart Couple" Family Planning Campaign in Nepal

The Next Generation "Smart Couple" Family Planning Campaign in Nepal, launched by the Johns Hopkins University Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (JHU-HC3) in August 2015, sought to reach...

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  • July 21, 2015

    Directorate General of Family Planning Bangladesh Digital Archive of SBCC Materials

    This social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) digital library of both print and audio-visual materials was developed by the Information, Education, and Motivation (IEM) Unit of the Directorate General of Family Planning (DGFP) of Bangladesh...

  • Anonymous
    June 16, 2015

    Designing a Social and Behavior Change Communication Strategy

    "The planning steps included in this implementation kit provide guidance on how to develop a communication strategy for social and behavior change communication (SBCC). The steps and tools are designed to help program managers, communication...

  • June 1, 2015

    Gender Equity and Family Planning Outcomes in Health Communication Programs: A Secondary Data Analysis

    "Research has demonstrated the multi-level and multifaceted linkages between measures of gender equity/equality and family planning (FP) practices. Yet, major gaps in knowledge about the complex relationship between gender equity and reproductive...

  • May 25, 2015

    The Soul Beat 252 - Communication and Change News and Issues

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  • May 22, 2015

    Innovation Webinar on Health Apps

    An invitation from the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative: "Join the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) on Tuesday, June 9 at 11am EDT for a webinar on innovative health communication apps and their uses. This webinar is the...

  • May 12, 2015

    The Drum Beat 688 - HIV Communication: Focus on Evidence, Impact

  • Anonymous
    May 6, 2015

    How to Conduct a Situation Analysis

    "A situation analysis or environmental analysis is the fundamental first step in the social and behavior change communication change (SBCC) process."

  • Anonymous
    May 6, 2015

    How to Do an Audience Analysis

    "An audience analysis is a process used to identify and understand the priority and influencing audiences for a SBCC [social and behaviour change communication] strategy. The priority and influencing audiences are those people whose behavior must...

  • Anonymous
    May 6, 2015

    How to Do Audience Segmentation

    "Audience segmentation is a key activity within an audience analysis. It is the process of dividing a large audience into smaller groups of people - or segments - who have similar needs, values or characteristics. Segmentation recognizes that...

  • Anonymous
    May 5, 2015

    How to Conduct a Pretest

    "Pretesting is the process of bringing together members of the priority audience to react to the components of a communication campaign before they are produced in final form. Pre-testing measures the reaction of the selected group of individuals...

  • Anonymous
    May 5, 2015

    How to Write a Creative Brief

    "A creative brief is a short, written document used by project managers and creative professionals to guide the development of creative materials (e.g. drama, film, visual design, narrative copy, advertising, websites, slogans) to be used in...

  • April 28, 2015

    The Soul Beat 251 - Television for Social Change in Africa

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  • Anonymous
    April 20, 2015

    HIV and Health Communication: Evidence Review

    This evidence database is the centrepiece of a group of materials (See related summary below) from the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs...

  • Anonymous
    April 20, 2015

    HIV Evidence

    This group of materials from the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs is centred around an evidence database (See related summary below) on...

  • Anonymous
    March 18, 2015

    Ideation

    "Ideation refers to how new ways of thinking (or new behaviors) are diffused through a community by means of communication and social interaction among individuals and groups. It should be used when trying to identify the psychosocial factors that...

  • Anonymous
    March 18, 2015

    Propensity Score Matching (PSM): An HC3 Research Primer

    "Propensity Score Matching (PSM) is a statistical technique that allows researchers to more accurately measure SBCC [social and behaviour change communication] program impact and to make a strong case for causal attribution. Using the PSM approach...

  • Anonymous
    March 18, 2015

    Gender Transformative Approaches: An HC3 Research Primer

    "Gender transformative approaches (GTA) are programs and interventions that create opportunities for individuals to actively challenge gender norms, promote positions of social and political influence for women in communities, and address power...

  • Anonymous
    March 17, 2015

    Integrated Model of Communication for Social Change

    "The Integrated Model of Communication for Social Change (IMCFSC) describes an iterative process where a community engages in dialogue and collective action to produce social change and support improvements in the health and welfare of its members...

  • Anonymous
    March 17, 2015

    Social Learning Theory: An HC3 Primer

    This Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) primer, part of a series of 8 research theory documents, is designed to explain "Social (or Observational) Learning Theory", which, as stated in the primer, "stipulates that people can learn new...

  • Anonymous
    March 16, 2015

    The Extended Parallel Processing Model

    The Extended Parallel Processing Model (also widely known as Threat Management or Fear Management) describes how rational considerations (efficacy beliefs) and emotional reactions (fear of a health threat) combine to determine behavioural decisions...

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