ID Comms announces global CSR partnership with Population Media Center
September 22, 2016 09:37 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ID Comms, the global media management consultancy, has announced a global partnership with Population Media Center (PMC), a non-governmental...
Population Media Center Appoints Executive Vice President, David Walker
April 04, 2016 14:04 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., April 4, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Population Media Center (PMC), a nonprofit dedicated to improving health and human rights globally with entertainment TV and radio programs,...
A New Chief in Nigeria Who Talks About Family Planning and Poverty
February 23, 2016 14:05 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Feb. 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ephraim Okon grew up in the quiet village of Ikot Akata in Nigeria. His life in the village, and the fun of going to the farm in large groups...
Local Pastor Teams with Nonprofit to Promote Behavior Change in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
April 20, 2015 11:10 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., April 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Jean René Kwaka Mbangu and François Kimbuibi Munganga arrived at the bustling Mt Ngafula market on the outskirts of Kinshasa,...
Laney Thornton Discusses the Opportunities of an Effective, Scalable Solution for Change
March 24, 2015 16:12 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., March 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Laney Thornton thinks about philanthropy, he thinks about long-term sustainability, which leads him toward numerous environmental...
Radio Program Impacts Human Health in Burkina Faso, Africa
October 23, 2014 17:36 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT., Oct. 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- People in Burkina Faso listen to the radio, and for the past two years the radio has provided more than just hours of entertainment, it has...
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...
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...