Zimbabwe Fosters a Sense of Vigilance around Newly Acquired Malaria-Prevention Behaviors

In a participatory process that lasted five days, central and district level health promotion officers, national malaria control program personnel, national and international partners took part in a workshop that focused on prioritizing behaviors and then using available data and experience to determine root causes of these behaviors and the most likely means with which to influence each.
Adolescent girls in Ghana participating in a training to end female genital mutilation.

Ending Female Genital Mutilation

The Health COMpass offers social and behavior change communication tools and project materials to use in work to end female genital mutilation/cutting.

The Lion's Den: Lessons from Communicating with Communities

by Felister Nyaera Nkangi and Juliet Atieno Oduor "You…
A high-parity woman in West Africa with her six children

Three New Research Briefs on Advanced Maternal Age and High-Parity Pregnancy

Risk Perception and Communication, Cultural Norms and Gender: HC3 Releases Three Research Briefs on Advanced Maternal Age and High-Parity Pregnancy

A New Quality Improvement Tool for Social and Behavior Change Communication Programs

The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) has developed a streamlined tool to improve the quality of social and behavior change communication (SBCC) programs: SBCC Check-In. It is designed to be quick, constructive and used consistently throughout an SBCC programming cycle. Each SBCC Check-In only takes about 30 to 60 minutes to complete.
Nurse Betty

New Sierra Leone Campaign Encourages People to "Choose Health" for Peace of Mind

The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) recently launched a national reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health (RMNCH) campaign called “Get Kol Art Pik Welbodi” – which translates from Krio to “get peace of mind, choose health” – to inspire Sierra Leone's communities to prioritize health for a more peaceful life.

New Collection of Health Communication Materials Available on Preventing HIV with PrEP

The latest Health COMpass Trending Topic offers tools and health communication project examples for Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a way for people who do not have HIV but who are at substantial risk, to prevent infection by taking a pill every day.

Three New Case Studies Show SBCC Capacity Strengthening in Action in Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Nigeria

The Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) has…

Harnessing Digital Health Innovations

With a theme of “Harnessing Digital Health Innovations,” the third annual Global Digital Health Forum held December 2016 was designed to highlight the growth seen in digital health over the last several years and look towards the future of digital health.

New HC3 Infographic Illustrates Role of Gender Equity in Family Planning Outcomes

HC3 has developed an infographic to visually demonstrate the…

Real-time Data for Real-time Decisions

The latest in the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative Innovation webinar series focused on real-time activity monitoring and reporting.