Burundian Community Organizer Uses US Nonprofit's Drama as a New Tool
October 20, 2014 08:58 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Oct. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jeanne d'Arc Butoyi's phone rang on June 24, 2014. When she answered, she didn't know she'd be talking about something that had so profoundly...
Jean Bosco Ndayishimiye: A Burundian Dedicated to Teamwork and Serving the Poor
September 29, 2014 10:11 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, V.T., Sept. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jean Bosco Ndayishimiye, a Burundian who lives in the capital city of Bujumbura, found himself needing to consult his trusted advisor about...
Two Global Health Corps Fellows Head to Burundi to Change Lives through Radio
July 23, 2014 09:49 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., July 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- "I can't believe we'll be in Bujumbura on Friday," says Alex Bozzette, a 2014-2015 Global Health Corps fellow being placed with Population Media...
Telephone Surveys in Burundi Enhance an Already Powerful Form of Behavior Change Communication
July 08, 2014 15:16 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., July 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Since January, people in Burundi have been listening to a new radio program called Agashi! ("Hey! Look Again!"). This 208-episode soap opera will air...
Burundians Celebrate a Radio Drama of Social Importance
June 26, 2014 16:09 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., June 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Food, music, dancing….these are some of the elements you'll find at different events throughout Burundi. And, although it's not unusual for...
Population Media Center Capacity Building with South-to-South Training
April 14, 2014 12:23 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., April 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Gabin Kifukiau accepted the job of Country Representative in the Democratic Republic of Congo for a United States nonprofit, he didn't know that...