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February 21, 2017

Seeing What We Don't See: An Experience of Supportive Supervision

Author: Ellen Coates, February 21 2017 - Busy medical, epidemiology, and immunization managers at district levels and above can easily get so caught up in managing logistics and reviewing data that...

February 17, 2017

Factors Affecting the Implementation of Childhood Vaccination Communication Strategies in Nigeria: A Qualitative Study

"The role of health communication in vaccination programmes cannot be overemphasized: it has contributed significantly to creating and sustaining demand for vaccination services and improving...

February 15, 2017

Standard Operating Procedures: Responding to a Poliovirus Event and Outbreak - Parts 1 and 2

This 2-part Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) strategy document, originally published April 20 2016 and following on a February 2015 version, provides detailed guidance for polio outbreak...

February 10, 2017

Request for Proposals to Document Contributions of NGOs and Civil Society to Polio Eradication and the Potential for NGOs and Civil Society to Address Other Health Priorities through Community-based Approaches

"CGPP has consistently promoted and championed the inclusion and contributions of civil society to global polio eradication – by engaging with local communities and their leaders, and by using...

February 9, 2017

Oversight Role of the Independent Monitoring Board of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative

"Establishing and maintaining absolute independence has been key to the IMB's work, allowing it to raise issues that other cannot (or will not) in a straightforward way." Founded in 1988, the Global...

February 9, 2017

Parents' and Informal Caregivers' Views and Experiences of Communication about Routine Childhood Vaccination: A Synthesis of Qualitative Evidence

"People involved in vaccine programmes need to understand how parents experience different types of communication about vaccination and how this influences their decision to vaccinate their child."...

February 9, 2017

Parents' and Informal Caregivers' Views and Experiences of Communication about Routine Childhood Vaccination: A Synthesis of Qualitative Evidence

"People involved in vaccine programmes need to understand how parents experience different types of communication about vaccination and how this influences their decision to vaccinate their child."...

February 8, 2017

Overcoming Barriers of Distrust to Improve Vaccination Coverage: Lessons from Lao and the Hmong Community

Author: Ellen Coates, February 8 2017 - The 2014/2015 polio outbreak in Lao People’s Democratic Republic [Lao] resulted in two deaths and paralysis of a small group of children and adults. All cases...

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January 9, 2017

"We want to get the buzz and the conversation going, because it's easy to take these important lifesaving tools for granted." - Dr....

January 6, 2017

This November 11 2016 webinar examines monitoring and evaluating communication for development (C4D) implementation and community engagement (CE)...

January 3, 2017

This online resource is designed to support the endgame of global polio eradication by bringing together quality guidance, tools, and standards...

December 14, 2016

Five journalist workshops and one media conference on Polio Vaccination, Lessons From the Polio Campaign in Ukraine and Other Health Issues of...

December 8, 2016

"This multisectoral and cross-border approach to preparedness is a relatively new policy area, and there remain some uncertainties about what...

December 7, 2016

The Communications with Communities (CwC) of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) - Iraq Mission is producing a series of 15...

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