Note: MCSP ended in December 2019. No new content is added to this site.

Courtesy of Karen Kasmauski/MCSP

MCSP at the 2018 International Social and Behavior Change Communication Summit

Posted April 12, 2018

What works in shifting norms, changing behaviors, and amplifying voice?

Add your thoughts to this discussion from April 16-20 during the 2018 International Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Summit in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia. The conference will address some of the primary challenges facing the SBCC community — understanding what approaches work and what investments in SBCC programming can expect to deliver, and making sense of the complexity and diversity in the field of SBCC that would facilitate greater investment.

Stay abreast of summit highlights from @MCSPglobal and via a daily MCSP-sponsored tweet from SBCC Summit coordinators, @JohnsHopkinsCCP. When sharing your views and news around the event, please use hashtag #SBCCSummit.

We’ll see you in Booth 25 and at the following skills workshop, poster presentations, and polio sessions:

Skills Workshop:

Poster Presentations, Nusa Dua Hall 4:

  • Understanding barriers and facilitating factors in seeking care for sick children under the age of five in Nigeria
    Monday, April 16, 10:30 am-11:00 am, 2:45-3:30 pm
  • SBCC for Advancing Service Integration in Malawi
    Tuesday, April 17, 11:15 am-12:00 pm, 3:45-4:30 pm
  • Engaging traditional barbers to identify and refer newborns for routine immunizations in Nigeria
    Tuesday, April 17, 11:15 am-12:00 pm, 3:45-4:30 pm
  • Strengthening the Capacity of Communities to Improve Access, Utilization, and Quality of Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Services at Scale in the Nyarugru District in Rwanda
    Wednesday April 18, 11:15 am-12:00 pm, 3:45 pm-4:30 pm

Polio Sessions:

Maternal Child Survival Program
Maternal and Child Survival Program
Read previous post:
Health Extension Worker Misaye Asmamaw visits Addise Yaregale and her son, Saleamelak,at home.
In Ethiopia, Health Extension Workers Are Learning Skills That Save Lives

With trained frontline health extension workers, MCSP in Ethiopia is building self-reliant communities while expanding access to high-quality health care...