Category Archives: General blogs

Community Learning Programmes (CLPs)

Between 2009 and 2012 there was a programme run by Commonwealth of Learning (COL) called Healthy Communities, running in Solomon Islands also in a few other Commonwealth countries. Archived here https://www.col.org/resources/cols-healthy-communities-initiative In Solomon Islands Healthy Communities worked with five village … Continue reading

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Community Learning Programmes (CLPs) produced by Isabel Communities

Looking back at the radio programmes produced under the Healthy Communities project in Isabel Province, Solomon Islands, 2009-2012. This project was a partnership of four communities with Isabel Province and Health Services, Ministry of Health and Medical Services Health Promotion … Continue reading

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Mobile FM radio promotes the referendum debate in Bougainville

By Rukmin Wijemanne, In A Box Innovations The Bureau Media and Communications Department of the Autonomous Bougainville Government launched recently a mobile radio broadcasting service in Buka, its capital. This service will travel around the Island of Bougainville informing the … Continue reading

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Community media forum – the idea

The Community Media Forum is an idea for a local partners network, to support community media development in Solomon Islands (and regional friends). There is no organisation taking a lead role, and anyone with a genuine interest in community media … Continue reading

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Solomon Islanders join EU Youth In Action programme in Tenerife

Two young Solomon Islands women have traveled to Spain to participate in an international collaboration designed to promote youth creativity and volunteerism.  When the two volunteers return they will be accompanied by an EU volunteer and together will share their … Continue reading

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CLP Developer’s Certificate – unique training opportunity

Are you involved in community development?  Is your organization interested in creating communication (radio and audio) programmes to support behaviour change in an area of social development or health? Registration for a unique training opportunity has closed with 200 participants … Continue reading

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Music can change the world

In his latest newsletter from In A Box Innovations, Rukmin Wijemanne describes how some famous musicians in Africa have come together in the Sigauque Project of Community Media for Development Productions, to lend their words and music in the fight … Continue reading

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