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Author Archive for: Susan Leibtag | HC3 Communications Specialist
About Susan Leibtag | HC3 Communications Specialist
Susan Leibtag, formerly Deputy Chief of the Media/Materials Clearinghouse (M/MC) under the Health Communication Partnership project, is now working with the Health COMpass team on the collection and connection aspects of the resource.
Susan was instrumental in the development and growth of the M/MC for more than two decades, and then served as Senior Knowledge Management Advisor for CCP. Her expertise is in special collections, user services, and health communication.
Entries by Susan Leibtag | HC3 Communications Specialist
The Health COMpass’s latest Trending Topic provides a selection of proven tools and project materials designed to address the issue of school-related gender-based violence.
The latest Health COMpass Spotlight describes the NURHI urban mobilization implementation process & demand generation strategy for Family Planning services.
Ukraine has one of the world’s lowest fertility rates and one of the highest abortion rates. The cause of abortion is clear: the intersection of low desired fertility and the non-use, ineffective use, and inappropriate use of modern contraception. Myths and misinformation are major barriers to modern contraceptive use. “Hormone phobia” is particularly prevalent, with […]
The Health COMpass Trending Topic, SBCC in Emergency Situations, has been updated to include post-earthquake communication strategies.
An important national law introduced in Guatemala in 2005, Ley de Acceso Universal y Equitativo de Servicios de Planificación, allows each citizen the right to access and use family planning. A monumental step, to be sure, but for many political and social reasons that law did not pass for four years and only after many legal battles. […]
In times of crisis, communication is key. As we’ve seen from the Ebola virus medical emergency situation in Africa, and more recently in the Nepal earthquake aftermath, getting the word out about where health services are, how to reach them, what to look for (in cases of disease), how to comfort, and even how to […]
The National Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) commemorated the most recent World Malaria Day with the unveiling of their new national malaria theme song, Play Your Part. The iconic Nigerian pop singer 2face Idibia, along with Sani Danja and Eve B performed the song at the launch of Season Two of Newman Street – a Nollywood […]
With more than 45 percent of people under the age of 15, Mozambique has one of the youngest populations in the world. For two decades, Pathfinder International has focused on this critical group, supporting the government to implement its national youth sexual and reproductive health program, Geração Biz, and implementing the USAID-funded Extending Service Delivery-Family […]
In Vietnam a 2009 study revealed that only 20% of mothers practiced the ideal nursing behavior of exclusive breastfeeding. Most women offered their babies water sometime during their first six months, thinking that the babies were “thirsty” or that they were not getting enough milk from breastfeeding alone. As a result, Alive & Thrive (A&T) […]
In its newest Trending Topic the Health COMpass presents a selection of tools, training materials and client materials to help both service providers and patients understand and manage the after-effects of a devastating childbirth injury – obstetric fistula. Each year, more than a quarter million women die in pregnancy and childbirth. Of those that do […]
- 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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