Case Studies Illustrate Strategies Improving Healthy Behaviors and Trust in Guinea After Ebola

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The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) has published a series of case studies examining activities and tools used in the social and behavior change communication (SBCC) strategy to improve healthy behaviors and increase demand for and use of quality reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health (RMNCH) services in Guinea as the country continues to recover from Ebola.

Engaging Communities in Emergency Responses: Lessons from the Ebola Outbreak in Liberia

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The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) has published…

Building a Virtual Document Repository with Health Educators in Sierra Leone

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Throughout the five phases of emergencies, knowledge management can be used to develop or improve systems for collecting, organizing and sharing tacit experiences and explicit resources. These systems can also be used to reinforce the foundations built to address the emergency and serve to broaden cooperation and collaboration and address related issues. In the event that a similar emergency occurs, a strengthened system can help ensure that related knowledge and resources are easily accessible and available.

Rebuilding Trust in Health Systems in Sierra Leone, Post-Ebola

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HC3 is working to improve RMNCH service uptake in Sierra Leone through community dialogues and facility makeovers.

More than a Pledge of Support; a Meaningful Gift by a Member of Sierra Leone's Parliament

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Honorable Sannoh, Western Area-Urban’s Member of Parliament, delivered more than words at a recent event; he donated fifty needed bags of cement.

Building Community Ownership of Local Health Facilities in Sierra Leone

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The cooperation and community ownership of the facility makeovers will hopefully serve as a foundation for continued community participation in keeping facilities clean and taking care of any repairs and improvements that may be needed in the future.

New Report on Ebola Risk Communication Analyzes Local Media and Rumors

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At about this time two years ago, countries in West Africa were enduring the peak of an unprecedented Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak. Among those called to join the emergency response was the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3).

Experiencing Trust, Compassion and Hope at Work in Liberia

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After twelve hours of a bumpy car ride from Monrovia, our team…

Reconciliation through Community Engagement in Liberia for Healthy Life

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Reflection from community meetings with local leaders such as commissioners, clan leaders general town chiefs as part of the Health Life Campaign.
Event held on September 1, 2016 in Dixinn, Guinea; the billboard shows the gold star logo, signifying a high quality, service delivery health center.

Another 'Gold Star' Awarded to Health Center in Guinea for Quality of Services

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Post by Guillaume Mukenge HC3 Senior Program Officer/SBCC Technical…

Healthy Life – More Than Just a Logo

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On a recent trip to Liberia I found myself in a meeting where…