Shongjog, the multi-stakeholder platform on Communication with Communities in Bangladesh, is working to collect and collate feedback from communities affected by the recent floods using a range of sources: through mobile information centres, a radio call-in programme, phone calls and SMS, Facebook ...
This month our newsletter explores an exciting new development in Yemen, work underway by national platforms to implement communication and community engagement, training and resources, and the new GSMA Disaster Response Innovation Fund.
Soledad Muñiz, Head of Innovation and Development at InsightShare, shares a blog on using Participatory Video as a way for communities to explore deep-rooted issues, examine rumours, find common narratives and build peace.
UNICEF, OCHA, IFRC, and other partners, under the auspices of CDAC Network, have established the Communication and Community Engagement Initiative. It aims to organise a collective service to address the need for a more systematic and coordinated approach to communications and community engagement ...
A new practice guide from the Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities Network examines rumours and how to work with them.
When disasters hit people need good information as well as food, water and shelter. What should they do to be safe, are loved ones alive and where can they receive help? As relief arrives, communication, listening and engagement with those most affected is essential to help create a better and more accountable response. See why here. (Image: Action Aid)
CDAC Network's Angela Rouse writes about the insights on rumours she gained working the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the motivation...
How Community Engagement in the midst of a disaster is being prepared for in the Philippines
Lifeline Communication approaches teach how media can become life savers and ‘do no harm’ in the most extreme of disasters.
Socially excluded and stateless, but their video makes a powerful case for listening to their solutions
The CDAC Network is a growing platform of more than 30 humanitarian, media development, social innovation, technology, and telecommunication organisations, dedicated to saving lives and making aid more effective through communication, information exchange and community engagement.