Population Media Center Reveals New Website
November 18, 2014 12:34 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Nov. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An interactive map of projects completed around the world, population projections for countries, amazing photography, and audio and video clips...
Furthering the Field: PMC Shares New Knowledge About How Gender Norms Interact with Mass Media Programs to Influence Reproductive Health and Family Planning Behavior Change
October 01, 2014 16:03 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT., Oct. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This September, the International Journal of Population Research published an article looking at a unique aspect of behavior change relating to...
High Listenership and Good Stories Combine for Large-Scale Behavior Change in Sierra Leone
September 25, 2014 14:03 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT., Sept. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Imagine that for 53 cents, you could reach someone in Sierra Leone with entertaining stories that educate about family planning and using...
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...
Population Media Center Part of First Wave of SXSW Eco Programming
June 12, 2014 18:10 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., June 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The people have voted! Population Media Center, a global leader in entertainment-education for social good, has been chosen to be part of the program...
Sex, Soap Operas, and Social Change: Kriss Barker Teaches Sabido and Changes the World
May 19, 2014 12:38 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., May 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Kriss Barker first met Bill Ryerson in Washington DC, she thought he must be mistaken. It was 2001, and Barker, an expert in public health...
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...
New Population Group Lands in Texas
March 04, 2014 16:11 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., March 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Everything may be bigger in Texas, but even the Lone Star State has to balance its large and rapidly growing population with limited natural resources...