Communication for Development (C4D) 2017

Global Progress and Country-Level Highlights Across Programme Areas


This report examines the role of Communication for Development in the work of UNICEF, presenting its framework, guiding principles and the strategic context for its implementation. It also details key results achieved during the period of UNICEF’s Strategic Plan 2014−2017, with an emphasis on 2017, and a special look at achievements from the field. This report compiles best practices and innovations of strategies, activities and tools that have been successful in engaging children, youth and adults to effect positive social and behaviour change. Although many Communication for Development strategies are cross-sectoral, this report takes a look by sector and thematic area, with illustrative examples gathered from around the globe.

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