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Communication for Development (C4D)


Communication for Development Documents

C4D Guidance Documents


Strategic Communication for Behaviour & Social Change in South Asia: A synthesis of experiences in various approaches from mass communication and entertainment education, interpersonal and participatory communication, advocacy and social mobilisation.


Behaviour Change Communication In Emergencies:  A Toolkit: A resource for emergency situations, it helps programme managers prepare, plan, implement and monitor behaviour change communication initiatives supporting health, hygiene and child protection efforts.


Essentials for Excellence: A tool for research, monitoring and evaluation of strategic communication to prevent and control avian and pandemic influenza.


Integrating Information and Communication Technologies into Communication for Development:
Strategies to Support and Empower Marginalized Adolescent Girls


Writing a Communications Strategy for Development Programmes: This tool guides the writing of a communication strategy for a programme by shaping research and various analyses and approaches into a strategy document.


Communication Handbook for Polio Eradication and Routine EPI: Guidelines and a framework to design and implement research-driven communication programs that will strengthen all aspects of immunization campaigns.


Building Trust and Responding to Adverse Events following Immunisation in South Asia Using Strategic Communication: Key learnings from a workshop to develop communication capacity specifically around adverse events following immunization.


Involving People, Evolving Behaviour: A multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary synthesis of field experiences and lessons learned, which offers fresh insight in the context of behaviour development and change. To order the book, visit the Southbound website.



Interagency C4D

Inter Agency Research, Monitoring and Evaluation Outline - Guide

Interagency C4D 

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