HCMN News ? June 15, 2006
Emergency Preparedness Project in Baltimore, Maryland
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Emergency Prepared Project in Baltimore, Maryland
“Ready, Set, Good” is the title of a project designed by CCP for the city of Baltimore. To better prepare area residents for potential emergencies, executives from several Maryland counties along with the Baltimore Urban Area Work Group launched the Ready? Set? Good. campaign. Through TV, radio, and print ads, the campaign urges everyone to have an emergency supply kit on hand with a radio, flashlight and water. Website: www.readysetgood.com
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I am working as a development communicator in India at individual and institutional levels.
Heal the World
I'm interested in general health. I have done sensitization campaigns among school age youth.
Auwalu Abdullahi Kawu
Information Resources and Network Sevices is a registered agency that provides technical support in building the capacity of NGOs, CBOs and Public agencies on integrated BCC. Its core activities include workshop, training, publishing; conference, exhibition and program implementation ion strategic communication. Comprise of print and electronic communication, Advertising, organization and management. The agency?s strength includes highly skilled resources specializing in Communication for Behavior Change and Community Mobilization.
IRNS has its own audio and visual studio as well as a drama troupe. its e-mail address is . The Program Manager is Kemi Akeju. and the Studio Manger is Salisy Babba
Akonjo Youth Project
My organization create health and self hygiene awareness among the youth and at the same time provide sanitary pads to the less fortunate orphans at the grassroots level
Chief, Media, Outreach and Promotion
Pennsylvania Dept. of Health
City = Harrisburg, PA
We prepare and manage the production of all media needed by the Bureau of Family Health in the PA dept. of Health.
Dr. Basuyi Enaruna
Bunden Eye Clinic
Benin City, Nigeria
I work on campaigns against the danger and spread of HIV.
Media Application and Research Centre
New Delhi, India
We work in the field of research, training and media support in the field of health and communication.
US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI)
Washington, DC, USA
I work in resettlement and placement of refugees to the US. The current project looks at the improvement of refugee health.
HIV Programme Co-ordinator
Health Network Africa
We are a private clinic (Odorna Clinic) which is part of the Ghana Govt AIDS treatment site. We set up an NGO in order to empower people (women, children) through education about their health.
Ideosync Media Combine
New Delhi, India
Ideosync Media Combine is a not for profit Organisation based in the national capital region of India. Ideosync works on Communication for Social Change with a focus on adolescent sexual and reproductive health, sexuality and human rights, HIV/AIDS, gender and women's empowerment. The core team at Ideosync is professionally trained in mass communications and communications for development methodologies and the Organisation has been working on projects supported by various UN agencies, DFID, Packard Foundation and other leading funding organisations. Ideosync designs, develops and produces behavior change communication materials through a rigorous process of community participation, pre testing and formative research. A large part of our work also involves training and capacity building of different stakeholders and local organisations for integrating innovative information, advocacy and communication strategies into their core development activities. Ideosync developed the Growing Up/Badhte Hum/ The Time of Our Lives modules primarily tools to generate discussions among adolescents on sexuality and reproductive health issues. The modules address young people in two broad age groups: 9- 14 years and 15+ years
National Communication Adviser
Partnership for Transforming Health System
Abuja ? FCT, Nigeria
PATHS is a five year programme funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) which aims at developing partnership and transforming the health services in Nigeria. PATHS? main purpose is to improve the delivery & use of effective, replicable, affordable health services for the management of common health problems that affect poor people in Nigeria. PATHS works with Ministries/Departments of Health at Federal, State, & Local Government levels to improve health outcomes by enhancing the governance of the health sector. PATHS is also working in partnership with the private sector (for profit & not for profit), civil society, and other development partners.
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