Mobilizing faith communities to spread public health messages and lead others toward making healthier decisions was the topic of a recent webinar hosted by the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3). Titled The Role of Faith-Based Communities in Social and Behavior Change Communication Programs for Child Survival, the webinar was designed to give audiences insight into […]
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About Kathryn Bertram | Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, Program Officer
Kathryn Bertram is a Program Officer with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Communication Programs who provides behavior change communication and advocacy support to child survival, malaria and nutrition projects. Within the past four years she has backstopped programs in Uganda, Nigeria, Nepal and Ethiopia, among others. Prior to her work with CCP, Kathryn supported projects for the International Food Policy Research Institute and was the Communications Director of a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation national health advocacy program.
Entries by Kathryn Bertram | Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, Program Officer
The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) has created an implementation kit (I-Kit) to support the faith-based community in its efforts to implement social and behavior change communication (SBCC) programs related to breastfeeding. The SBCC I-Kit to support Faith-Based Organization Breastfeeding Interventions provides key principles and self-directed step-by-step exercises to build skills in reaching audiences with […]
During a capacity building workshop in Freetown, Sierra Leone this past June, the mood was understandably tense as Ebola continued to spread from the East. Tea-break conversations became heated about regional responses to it. While no one agreed on how long it would last or the toll it would ultimately take, one thing was universally […]
Recognizing the important role faith-based organizations play in improving child survival in developing countries, the USAID-funded Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) is investing in this important constituency to strengthen their capacity in social and behavior change communication (SBCC). As such, the HC3 team is developing a Faith-Based Organization (FBO) Implementation Kit (I-Kit): SBCC to Improve Breastfeeding Practices, […]
- Social and behavior change considerations for areas transitioning from high and moderate to low, very low and zero malaria transmissionJanuary 18, 2018 - 10:11 am
- Smart Client and Smart Couple: Digital Health Tools to Empower Women and Couples for Family PlanningOctober 19, 2017 - 4:15 pm
- Celebrating the Seeds of Change in GuatemalaSeptember 26, 2017 - 3:19 pm
- HC3 Nigeria’s Chizoba Onyechi Named as 120 Under 40 Family Planning ChampionSeptember 12, 2017 - 12:54 pm
- HC3 Côte d’Ivoire and Partners Celebrate their SuccessesSeptember 5, 2017 - 12:09 pm
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