Tagged with: Resilience and humanitarian response

14 posts about Resilience and humanitarian response on this blog

  1. How to create PSAs in emergencies

    Friday 24 January 2014, 11:11

    Parambrahma Tripathy Parambrahma Tripathy Senior Content Writer BBC Media Action, India

    BBC Media Action's Parambrahma Tripathy on the six crucial lessons learned while making audio spots to help people affected by a cyclone in Odisha, India.

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  2. Pens down in South Sudan

    Tuesday 7 January 2014, 16:51

    Manyang David Mayar Manyang David Mayar Producer, BBC Media Action in South Sudan

    Manyang David Mayar, BBC Media Action's producer on a project supporting girls’ education, on how the current conflict in South Sudan is affecting the students he’s met. 

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  3. Climate Asia: feedback on the findings

    Friday 15 November 2013, 14:33

    Tan Copsey Tan Copsey Research Manager

    As the Climate Asia team head to the Warsaw Climate Change Conference, BBC Media Action's Tan Copsey blogs about how the project’s findings about how people in Asia are living with climate change is already proving valuable.

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  4. Communication is life!

    Thursday 24 October 2013, 17:34

    Joyce Nyaboga Joyce Nyaboga Humanitarian Lead for BBC Media Action in Kenya and Somalia

    BBC Media Action's Joyce Nyaboga on how a hands-on demo at a recent Nairobi event showed how to develop two-way communication with communities during a humanitarian crisis.

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  5. Putting communities at the heart of climate change communications

    Wednesday 23 October 2013, 15:55

    Rishika Das Roy Rishika Das Roy Project Officer, Climate Asia

    BBC Media Action's Rishika Das Roy on how villagers in rural Odisha used a toolkit from the Climate Asia project to help them to respond to climate change.   

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  6. From despair to hope

    Friday 27 September 2013, 14:59

    Sabina Pradhan Sabina Pradhan Research Officer, BBC Media Action in Nepal

    BBC Media Action's Sabina Pradhan in Nepal remembers one particular village she visited for Climate Asia, the largest survey into people’s understanding of climate change in Asia.

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  7. Climate Asia: explore the findings

    Friday 20 September 2013, 16:25

    Damian Wilson Damian Wilson Project Director for Climate Asia

    Over 33,000 interviews. Seven countries. Over 10 KB of data. The largest ever research study into people’s perceptions of climate change in Asia has published its results – and they’re all available online.

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  8. When six seasons became two

    Wednesday 24 April 2013, 12:38

    Mohammed Ehsanul Haque Tamal Mohammed Ehsanul Haque Tamal Research Officer, Research and Learning Group, BBC Media Action, Bangladesh

    BBC Media Action's Md. Ehsanul Haque Tamal in Bangladesh on how conversations in Dhaka's Korail slum have helped to shape Asia's biggest ever survey about climate change. 

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  9. Communication in a crisis

    Tuesday 5 February 2013, 14:32

    Jitendra Raut Jitendra Raut Senior producer, BBC Nepali Service

    Jitendra Raut, BBC Nepali’s senior producer, on what he learned from BBC Media Action training in Nepal about how lifeline programming can save lives. 

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  10. Tapping into technology for development

    Monday 12 November 2012, 16:01

    James Deane James Deane Director, Policy and Learning

    BBC Media Action’s Director of Policy and Learning on using new media and technology to help people hold authorities to account, access life-saving health information and respond to crises. 

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  11. "What colour is an earthquake?"

    Friday 9 November 2012, 16:11

    Bhuwan Timilsina Bhuwan Timilsina Humanitarian lead, BBC Media Action in Nepal

    How a question from his four-year-old daughter gave BBC Media Action’s humanitarian lead in Nepal a new way of thinking about his work helping radio stations prepare for deadly earthquakes.

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  12. Food security: front and centre of debate

    Friday 19 October 2012, 17:57

    Delia Lloyd Delia Lloyd Senior Policy Manager, BBC Media Action

    In the week of World Food Day, BBC Media Action’s Senior Policy Manager Delia Lloyd reflects on the recurring theme of food security at the European Development Days conference in Brussels.

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  13. People helping people: simple communication technology saves lives

    Friday 17 August 2012, 12:32

    James Deane James Deane Director, Policy and Learning

    This World Humanitarian Day, BBC Media Action's James Deane explains how a boom in communication technology in the developing world is changing how communities respond to crisis.

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  14. New media, dialogue and 'lifeline' communication

    Tuesday 24 April 2012, 10:25

    Peter Horrocks Peter Horrocks Director, BBC Global News

    The media’s pivotal role in reporting emergencies – and how humanitarian agencies can help by meeting the communication needs of those affected by disaster.

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