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February 22, 2017

2016 Nigeria Polio Eradication Emergency Plan

"The entire communication network coupled with other demand creation initiatives such as the scaling up of health camps and attractive pluses have shown results in reducing missed children, including...

February 22, 2017

The RED Strategy

Reaching Every District (RED) is a strategy to achieve the goal of 80% immunisation coverage in all districts and 90% nationally in the World Health Organization (WHO) member states. RED aims to...

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."...

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2017-02-16 The Drum Beat 729 - Communicating to Counter Violent Extremism
2017-02-13 The Soul Beat 266 - Promoting the Sexual and Reproductive Health of Young People in Africa
2017-02-07 The Drum Beat 728 - Health Communication
2017-01-23 The Drum Beat 727 - Harnessing and Opening Data for Development
2017-01-05 The Drum Beat 726 - Communication and Change News and Issues
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2016-12-12 The Soul Beat 265 - Communication and Media News and Issues
2016-11-28 The Drum Beat 724 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates
2016-11-14 The Drum Beat 723 - Communication to Address Violence against Women and Girls
2016-10-24 The Drum Beat 722 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-10-11 The Drum Beat 721 - Participation and Power
2016-10-10 The Soul Beat 264 - Media and Communication for Children's Rights
2016-09-23 The Drum Beat 720 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-09-09 The Drum Beat 719 - Opening Access to Polio Communication Research
2016-08-29 The Drum Beat 718 - Bloggers Speak Out
2016-08-09 The Drum Beat 717 - Connecting (with) Refugees
2016-08-05 The Soul Beat 263 - Edutainment for Social Change in Africa
2016-07-01 The Drum Beat 716 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-06-27 The Drum Beat 715 - Family Planning in Focus
2016-06-21 The Drum Beat 714 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-06-13 The Soul Beat 262 - Media and Communication for Good Governance in Africa
2016-06-03 The Drum Beat 713 - Inside the Vial: Communicating about Particular Polio Preventives
2016-05-17 The Drum Beat 712 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates
2016-05-04 The Drum Beat 711 - Communicating for the SDGs
2016-04-22 The Drum Beat 710 - Malaria Communication Research
2016-04-11 The Soul Beat 261 - Addressing Gender-Based Violence Through Media and Communication
2016-04-04 The Drum Beat 709 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-03-18 The Drum Beat 708 - Selections from the SBCC Summit
2016-03-07 The Drum Beat 707 - Outbreak Communication
2016-02-22 The Drum Beat 706 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-02-14 The Soul Beat 260: The Open Knowledge Hub - Creating Opportunities for Greater Knowledge Sharing
2016-02-08 The Drum Beat 705 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates
2016-01-21 The Drum Beat 704 - Communication to Fast-Track the End of AIDS
2016-01-06 The Drum Beat 703 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2015-12-14 The Drum Beat 702 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2015-12-09 The Soul Beat 259 - Communication and Media News and Issues
2015-12-01 The Drum Beat 701 - Research on Climate Change Communication
2015-11-30 The Soul Beat 258 - On the Fast-Track to End AIDS - World AIDS Day 2015
2015-11-09 The Drum Beat 700 - Power of 7: Helping to Make a Difference - Comments from the Network
2015-11-02 The Drum Beat 699 - Global Voices - Geographically Diverse Selections from CI Bloggers
2015-10-16 The Drum Beat 698 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2015-10-09 The Soul Beat 257 - Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Africa
2015-10-01 The Drum Beat 697 - Communicating in Crisis: Refugees and Migrants
2015-09-28 The Soul Beat 256 - Communication and Media News and Issues
2015-09-17 The Drum Beat 696 - Polio: Addressing Challenges to New Vaccine Introduction
2015-09-04 The Drum Beat 695 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2015-08-24 The Drum Beat 694 - Research Findings: Understanding Attitudes to Polio Vaccination and Immunisation in Northern Nigeria
2015-08-24 The Soul Beat 255 - ICTs for Development in Africa
2015-07-27 The Drum Beat 693 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates
2015-07-27 The Soul Beat 254 - Media for Development in Africa

Featured Knowledge Shared

January 13, 2017

This guide from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) introduces a 5-step, stakeholder-based approach to adapting health...

January 10, 2017

This study, which reports on a project conducted by the Centre for Research in Innovation Management (CENTRIM) at the University of Brighton that...

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...

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