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July 20, 2016

Can mass media cause change? A randomised control trial finds out

Author: Paul Bouanchaud and others including a team from BBC Media Action, July 20 2016 - Can the mass media cause changes in an audience's knowledge, attitudes and intention to practise behaviours?...

July 20, 2016

Sexploitation in Tanzania - how a radio show is helping young people

Author: Gaure Mdee, July 20 2016 - We arrived in Kahama in north-western Tanzania on a cool Thursday afternoon. The town is home to one of the country’s largest gold mines but unemployment here is...

July 7, 2016

How can humanitarian broadcasting help support recovery from crises?

Author: Theo Hannides, July 7 2016 - When disaster strikes – whether in the form of an earthquake, conflict or epidemic – people need the right information to understand what is happening and how...

July 7, 2016

'Together we can do it': an action-packed festival

Author: BBC Media Action's Mahbubul Hasan Manik, July 7 2016 - "This event helped me learn these techniques by heart" one man told me after he finished watching a demonstration of how to build a...

July 6, 2016

Tackling Zika: What health communicators can learn from Ebola

Author: BBC Media Action's Sophia Wilkinson, July 6 2016 - Since the World Health Organisation declared Zika a global public health emergency in February of this year, much attention has been brought...

July 6, 2016

The role of the media in a divided society

Author: BBC Media Action's Director of Policy and Learning James Deane, July 6 2016 - James Deane’s personal reflection on the role of media in divided societies in the wake of Britain’s decision to...

July 6, 2016

Media, communication and the future of development

Author: BBC Media Action's Director of Policy and Learning James Deane, July 6 2016 - James Deane welcomes you to a new resource on why and how media and communication matters in international...

June 27, 2016

Reaching Marginalized Populations: the Power of Radio and Mobile Voice

Author: Natasha Beale, July 7 2016 - Discourse in the ICT4D field can often get ahead of itself, focusing so much on new technologies that developing the newest app or handing every teacher a tablet...

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