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  1. On the front lines of the climate emergency, information is a critical defence

    Sarah Hall

    Regional Director, Asia

    On the front lines of the climate emergency, information is a critical defence

    As the world marks World Environment Day on the 5th June, Sarah Hall (Regional Director, Asia) talks about Earth's climate emergency and what BBC Media Action are doing to support our communities who are already experiencing increasing and increasingly powerful droughts, flooding and extreme wea...

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  2. 5 steps to enable health workers to better meet the needs of hard-to-reach communities

    Genevieve Hutchinson and Emebet Wuhib-Mutungi

    Senior Health Advisors, Advisory and Policy

    5 steps to enable health workers to better meet the needs of hard-to-reach communities

    As World Health Day approaches, and as we look towards the first-ever UN High-Level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage later this year, we’re sharing insights from BBC Media Action’s work to help health workers and communities work better together to build a healthier world.

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  3. Why communication needs to be at the heart of humanitarian response

    Jacqueline Dalton

    Senior Producer / Trainer – Humanitarian Programming

    It has taken the aid community a long time to recognise the importance of listening to those affected by emergencies and providing them with reliable information, says our senior humanitarian trainer.

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  4. Motivating ordinary Bangladeshis to respond to extreme weather

    Shihan Zuberi

    Executive Editor, BBC Media Action Bangladesh

    Motivating ordinary Bangladeshis to respond to extreme weather

    How a reality TV show helped ordinary people cope with extreme weather in Bangladesh.

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  5. Let’s talk about sex: using radio to educate teenagers in Bangladesh

    Gourob Kundu

    Let’s talk about sex: using radio to educate teenagers in Bangladesh

    How radio has helped adolescents in Bangladesh learn about sexual and reproductive health, as well as child marriage.

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  6. Health partnerships in the Global South: more than a marriage of convenience

    Sophia Wilkinson

    Acting Head of Health and Resilience, BBC Media Action

    Health partnerships in the Global South: more than a marriage of convenience

    Why should media organisations build partnerships? And how can they make sure they benefit both sides? Some insights from Media Action's work on maternal and child health.

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  7. Using social ties to make pregnancy safer: insights from Bangladesh and Ethiopia

    Emebet Wuhib-Mutungi

    Health Adviser, BBC Media Action

    Using social ties to make pregnancy safer: insights from Bangladesh and Ethiopia

    Following the launch of our Global Health Stories site, Emebet Wuhib-Mutungi explains how influencing mothers-in-law and husbands can help improve the health of mothers and their babies.

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  8. Health communication changes lives by reaching millions

    Sophia Wilkinson

    Acting Head of Health and Resilience, BBC Media Action

    Health communication changes lives by reaching millions

    To mark the launch of our Global Health Stories site, Sophia Wilkinson makes the case for health communication, which can make a big difference at scale and for less than the cost of a can of coke per person.

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  9. Five questions our data portal can help answer

    Sonia Whitehead

    Head of Research Programmes, BBC Media Action

    Five questions our data portal can help answer

    There's a lack of data on what ordinary people think, feel and want in developing countries. Our new Data Portal aims to help fix that.

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  10. Using storytelling to make statistics accessible

    Mahmuda Hoque

    Research Officer, BBC Media Action (Bangladesh)

    Using storytelling to make statistics accessible

    Bangladesh-based researcher Mahmuda Hoque explains how her team created a story about “Maya”, a 19-year-old mother, to help bring their findings about antenatal preparations to life.

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