Search

Search results

Reporting Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Sexual Minorities: A Media Training Manual for Journalists in the SADC Region
July 1, 2014

Reporting Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Sexual Minorities: A ...

0

Published by Panos Institute Southern Africa (PSAf), this manual was produced to build the capacity of media to counter hate speech, discrimination, and violence against sexual minorities, particularly related to their sexual and reproductive ...

Mediating Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights in Southern Africa
July 1, 2014

Mediating Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights in Southern Africa

5

Launched in June 2013, the Mediating Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights in Southern Africa project is working to enhance the media’s capacity to positively report on issues around sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR) of marginalised ...

Evaluation of Adolescents: Agents of Positive Change Programme (2005-2011)
March 5, 2013

Evaluation of Adolescents: Agents of Positive Change Programme (2005-2011)

0

"We have to create the space for adolescent participation and adapt for the situation. The youth are demanding it. We just need to create the platforms for it....Youth has significant contributions to make." - UNICEF Egypt team

Partnership on Health and Mobility in East and Southern Africa (PHAMESA)
February 25, 2013

Partnership on Health and Mobility in East and Southern Africa (PHAMESA)

3.5

Running from July 2010 to June 2013, the Partnership on Health and Mobility in East and Southern Africa (PHAMESA) works to improve standards of physical, mental, and social well-being of migrants by responding to their health needs throughout all ...

People's Voices Project
November 2, 2012

People's Voices Project

0

The People's Voices project, launched in September 2011, seeks to empower local people and communities to monitor district service delivery through a combination of different information and communication technologies (ICTS)-based tools and ...

Country Case Study: Uganda - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights Are Constrained
September 12, 2012

Country Case Study: Uganda - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and ...

0

"At a time when Uganda’s reputation as a beacon of transformation is under sustained scrutiny, this case study focuses on one aspect of governance reforms: how donors can support the media to play its envisaged role in democratic governance."

Country Case Study: Cambodia - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights Are Constrained
September 12, 2012

Country Case Study: Cambodia - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and ...

5

"Pockets of protest and resistance exist within Cambodian society, but a range of social and political barriers prevent more widespread and inclusive debate on issues facing Cambodians and their country. The CPP [Cambodian People’s Party] ...

Country Case Study: Bangladesh - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights Are Constrained
September 11, 2012

Country Case Study: Bangladesh - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and ...

0

"At the national level [in Bangladesh], the media has become dominated by a few large corporations - often with primary interests in other commercial sectors. Brand new web-based initiatives, which go right down to the village level, are now ...

Country Case Study: South Sudan - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights Are Constrained
September 11, 2012

Country Case Study: South Sudan - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and ...

0

"The people of South Sudan expect change - and quickly. There is a clear hunger from all parts of the country for information on how - and whether - this change is happening, on how to engage with development issues, and on ways to enable ...

Country Case Study: Syria - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights Are Constrained
September 11, 2012

Country Case Study: Syria - Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights ...

5

"To this day, the [Syrian] Ministry of Information monitors content to ensure that all outlets adhere to government policies and directives. All private media that cover political content are aligned strongly to the regime."

Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights are Constrained: What Works and Why?
September 10, 2012

Support to Media Where Media Freedoms and Rights are Constrained: What Works ...

0

"Donor interest in supporting the media sector has grown in tandem with an increased emphasis on promoting good governance in aid-recipient countries, with a free and independent media seen as a pillar of democratisation and human rights."

June 4, 2012

Reforms Through Citizen Participation and Government Accountability

0

Between July 2011 and December 2012 the Kenyan Human Rights Commission (KHRC), with support from the Swedish Program for ICT in Developing Regions (SPIDER) is implementing a programme designed to increase citizen participation ahead of the ...

Empowering Women through ICT
March 14, 2012

Empowering Women through ICT

3.666665

"If access to ICTs can promote sustainable socio-economic development and women lag behind, a significant portion of the world's population must be aided by a targeted approach."

ICT4Democracy in East Africa Network
February 7, 2012

ICT4Democracy in East Africa Network

0

Launched in June 2011, ICT for Democracy in East Africa (ICT4DemEA) is a network of organisations undertaking collaborative projects using information and communication technology (ICT) to promote transparency, accountability, and democracy. With ...

An Assessment of Media Development Challenges and Opportunities in Myanmar: Change Is in the Air
January 20, 2012

An Assessment of Media Development Challenges and Opportunities in Myanmar: ...

0

"After 50 years of military rule and harsh state censorship, Myanmar's government is slowly easing its control of the country's media....The changing political and economic context is giving way to emerging needs and new opportunities for ...

January 16, 2012

SMS for Human Rights

4

The SMS for Human Rights project developed a short messaging system (SMS) feature to complement an existing Complaint Handling System, which allowed citizens in Tanzania to submit and track complaints related to abuses of human rights and good ...

Chanjo Ya Rushwa Campaign
December 22, 2011

Chanjo Ya Rushwa Campaign

5

Initiated by the Swedish Programme for ICT in Developing Regions (Spider), the Chanjo Ya Rushwa campaign combined music, mobile phones, and social media to raise public awareness of the corruption affecting the country and to give ordinary people ...

Centro para la Prevención y Educación del SIDA   (CEPRESI)
July 26, 2011

Centro para la Prevención y Educación del SIDA (CEPRESI)

0

Centro para la Prevención y Educación del SIDA (Center for HIV Prevention and Education) (CEPRESI) is a Nicaraguan community-based organisation working toward HIV prevention for "sexually diverse" populations such as men who have sex with men ...

Children and Media Initiative
July 11, 2011

Children and Media Initiative

5

Launched in February 2011, the Children and Media Initiative is working to change the way news agencies report on children in South Africa and Zambia. As part of the project, 600 children from across South Africa will be involved in drafting best ...

Urban Water and Sanitation in Ghana: How Local Action is Making a Difference
June 8, 2011

Urban Water and Sanitation in Ghana: How Local Action is Making a Difference

0

This 45-page paper, published by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), is one of five case studies that were part of an IIED coordinated research project funded by Swedish International Development Co-operation ...

Implementing Community-based Policing in Kenya
March 21, 2011

Implementing Community-based Policing in Kenya

4

"The adoption of a CBP approach provided the vehicle for a police reform agenda which would be based on partnership, shared responsibility, greater transparency and accountability."

The World Log
March 21, 2011

The World Log

0

Community Radio in East Africa: An Impact and Sustainability Assessment of Three Community Radio Within the EACMP
March 21, 2011

Community Radio in East Africa: An Impact and Sustainability Assessment of ...

4

This 55-page report is the result of an impact study commissioned by the Division for Culture and Media with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida). It comprises an overview and summary of the 3 separate impact studies of ...

Youth Radio Initiative
March 21, 2011

Youth Radio Initiative

4.5

This awareness-raising initiative centres around a youth-led weekly broadcast from a radio station covering Luang Prabang province, a mountainous area of northern Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR). The programme is part of a 4-year-old ...

Impact Assessment of East African Community Media Project 2000 - 2006: Report from Radio Mang'elete, Kenya, and Selected Communities
March 21, 2011

Impact Assessment of East African Community Media Project 2000 - 2006: ...

0

This 58-page report is the result of an impact study commissioned by the Division for Culture and Media with the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida). It comprises one of three separate impact studies of three community radio stations ...

Impact Assessment of East African Community Media Project 2000 - 2006: Report from Orkonerei Radio Service (ORS) in Tanzania and Selected Communities
March 21, 2011

Impact Assessment of East African Community Media Project 2000 - 2006: ...

0

This 52-page report is the result of an impact study commissioned by the Division for Culture and Media with the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida). It is one of three separate impact studies of three community radio stations ...

Gapminder World
March 21, 2011

Gapminder World

3

January 19, 2011

German Media Development Cooperation: A Survey

0

The German Forum Media and Development (FoME) developed this document from a survey of current German media development cooperation practices.

January 13, 2011

Institute for Democracy in Africa's (Idasa) Governance and AIDS Programme (GAP)

0

With support from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), the Institute for Democracy in Africa's Governance and AIDS Programme (Idasa-GAP) launched a five year programme in September 2008. The aim of the programme is to ...

December 2, 2010

How to Use Communication to Make Aid Effective: Strategies and Principles ...

0

This review from the BBC World Service Trust examines why and how the role of communication can be mainstreamed into programme-based approaches (PBAs), one of the main methods now used by bilateral do

April 16, 2010

Information Flow-back

0

This report, initiated and financed by Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), is a contribution to the development of a new communication strategy regarding information flow f

April 2, 2010

Journalist Training Project in Vietnam

0

Sweden's Institute for Further Education of Journalists (Fojo Media Institute) has been providing mid-career training for Vietnamese journalists since 1998 in cooperation with Vietnam's Ministry of Culture and Information (MoCI). Since ...

March 27, 2010

Birzeit University Media Institute (BZUMI)

4

The Sweden-based Institute for Further Education of Journalists (Fojo Media Institute) has been working in Palestine to help develop a professional and democratic media with the skill to cover social,

March 19, 2010

Working Effectively in Conflict-affected and Fragile Situations: Briefing ...

0

This 20-page briefing paper from the United Kingdom (UK) Department for International Development (DFID) explores donor coordination in situations of conflict and fragility.

January 6, 2010

ICTs for Democracy: Information and Communication Technologies for the ...

3

This 94-page report examines the potential of information and communications technologies (ICTs) for advancing democracy and empowerment, with a special focus on Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.

December 24, 2009

Participatory Communication Unlocks a Powerful Cultural Resource: ...

4.5

Based on a presentation at the World Congress on Communication for Development, October 2006, Rome, Italy, this is an abstract of a Communication for Development and Social Change Journal article published in Volume 2, no. 1, 2009. From the ...

April 9, 2009

A Communication Approach on the Ukrainian Forest

0

This study analyses the communications aspects of Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)-financed Urban Forest Strategic Management Plan (UFSMP) project in the Ukrainian forest se

December 10, 2008

Communication and Change News and Issues

0

This issue of The Soul Beat contains summaries of programme experiences, strategic thinking documents, evaluations, materials, events and awards related to communication for development in Africa. This edition covers issues related to health and ...

November 24, 2008

Big Brother and Empowered Sisters: The Role of New Communication ...

5

This article offers highlights from a conference held in April 2008 to explore the role of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in enhancing participation in democratic processes.

October 1, 2008

Tell Me More! Children’s Rights and Sexuality in the Context of HIV/AIDS in ...

0

This report aims to provide stakeholders with a coherent rights-orientated and child-oriented knowledge base to advocate for the development of a sexual and reproductive health agenda. The report looks at the concept of sexuality and sexual ...

September 10, 2008

Communication and Change News and Issues

0

This issue of The Soul Beat contains summaries of programme experiences, strategic thinking documents, evaluations, materials, and events related to communication for development in Africa. This edition covers issues related to health and ...

September 16, 2011

The Soul Beat 182 - Communication and Change News and Issues

0

In this issue of The Soul Beat: PROGRAMME EXPERIENCES about communicating with young people and in post-conflict situations... New SCIENCE AND MEDIA THEMESITE... STRATEGIC THINKING on media development and empowering sex workers... RESOURCES to ...

Dramatool
March 21, 2011

Dramatool

5

SEARCH GUIDANCE: These search results (thread above) relate to the issue focus of this theme site space. That focus will always be selected (for example: Global, Polio). In order to search the full platform knowledge base please click: Global (all knowledge in English), Soul Beat Africa (all Africa related knowledge); La Iniciativa de Comunicación - América Latina y el Caribe (Español); Classifieds (Jobs, Events, Consultants, RFPs, Materials), or The CI Network.