Stories about Response (2,056)

Now?

Dear Friends

At the end of a year marked by calls for action on the climate emergency, I am sending you this note on the meaning of Now, written with Isabelle Giraldo of Emergences.

Happy New Year 2020

Jean-Louis

Right now?



"Act Now! The end of the world is nearby! Collapse is already upon us, and with it its train of disaster!" Doesn't this message bear a striking resemblance to the message about AIDS that was repeated over and over…

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Added by Jean-Louis Lamboray on January 1, 2020 at 9:30pm — 4 Comments

Maintenant?

A la fin d'une année marquée par  les appels à l'action face à l'urgence climatique, je vous envoie cette note sur la signification de Maintenant, rédigée avec Isabelle Giraldo d'Emergences
Bonne Année 2020
Jean-Louis…
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Added by Jean-Louis Lamboray on January 1, 2020 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Multiple generations weave a common dream on health

Old, young, women , men , patients & children developed a common dream for health in village Majhiwar, Block Mashobra, district Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.  Facilitated by Arun and Virender, SALT facilitators from NGO Mamta on 28th Dec 2019. I will highlight three points here:

1. Community/neighbourhood & family centric response to health

HealthRise is a project on Non communicable diseases (NCDs)- diabetes and hypertension. We have…

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Added by Rituu B. Nanda on January 1, 2020 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

De la communication visuelle (Arts plastiques) à la communication pour le développement en particulier grâce à l'école du SALT et CCV

Salutations fraternelles et heureuse année 2020 aux membres individuels, aux membres œuvrant au sein des organisations et des communautés de base connectés comme des astres de the Constellationcommunitylifecompetence.

Je partage ici une expérience fabuleuse que je connais depuis 2017. Une double posture comme prestataire de service dans la lutte contre la Poliomyélite en faveur de la vaccination des enfants de la tranche d'âge de 0 à 59 mois.

En effet, grâce à mon expérience de…

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Added by Jean Baby Fulama Zanzala on December 31, 2019 at 6:11pm — 1 Comment

We are TEX and we make beautiful and sustainable bags!

In september we started with sewing lessons in incubators place Lolaland in Amsterdam. A group of 10 women from all walks of life comes together at every Tuesday.  Sunday our first products will be sold at the Christmas market.

Added by jolanda kirpensteijn on December 20, 2019 at 6:10pm — 1 Comment

Ready Pull engagement

During breakfast in Shulinab [an indigenous village] in the Rupununi on the border with Brazil, I met some personnel from the Ministry of Social Cohesion. A conversation about what I do ensued and to illustrate a point I engaged the team of four on the Ready Pull exercise, see…

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Added by Autry Haynes on December 10, 2019 at 5:39pm — 1 Comment

CLCP and SALT on the #1st Indonesian Aids Conference 2019

Widad and I were so impressed when Sis, head of Bandung City Aids's Commission shared on one satellite session at the conference about SALT and CLCP.  She shared that there was 8 community-based aids prevention and care group (WPA) trained and capacitated at 2018 and some of WPA keep working since they have a clear vision and action…

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Added by wiwin winarni on December 7, 2019 at 9:44am — 4 Comments

We knew we had problems but not the extent

(On 4th Dec 2019, Dr Michael Steffens visited Village Hiragata, Kamrup Rural, Assam, India for evaluation of CLCP and SALT approach in building community ownership on child health. Anganwadi worker* named Surya Hamida  presented two self-assessments for year 2017 and 2018 done by the community on child health and shared the importance of Self assessment. Project being implemented by Voluntary Health Association of Assam and Constellation with voluntary Health Association of India. Thanks…

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Added by Rituu B. Nanda on December 5, 2019 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

Patient Support Groups- No one is a teacher

Patient support group is a platform of non communicable disease patients & their families where they discuss in a small groups for their routine activities. They…

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Added by Shobhit Dubey on December 5, 2019 at 5:46pm — 1 Comment

From checklists to process

Village Sakiapara, Udalguri District, Assam (India). We are using CLCP and SALT process for community engagement on immunization and child health. ANM and ASHA are health workers in India

ANM- Initially there were left outs and drop outs in immunization in this village in year 2017. Through SALT approach, ASHA realized that she could tap the community and rope in the women and if they are involved she could get 100% immunisation. Male participation in immunization has improved. Male…

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Added by Rituu B. Nanda on December 4, 2019 at 12:00am — No Comments

CLCP makes sure government funds are not wasted

Another community identified for Department for Science and Technology program ( DOST) CEST Program. The PSTC Biliran, headed by Provincial Director Romy Dignos, in collaboration with other agencies implement the Poverty Reduction, Livelihood, and Employment Cluster…

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Added by Dr Evelyn Bacarra Tablante on December 1, 2019 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

SALT…… A behavioral therapy

This is Nirmala. She is just fifteen years old. She is a school drop out and managed to go to middle school because her village has school upto 8th standard only. Thereafter one needs to go out of the village in nearby taluka place to get higher secondary education. And her father do not have adequate money to send girl child to pursue higher education.

When…

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Added by Rekharani Sharma on November 21, 2019 at 12:42pm — No Comments

Nasha Naam Nashkari

In Uaipur, we visited Anganwadi Centre in Upla Chotiya village. When we went there, SALT meeting was going on and some 12-15 villagers from the age group 12-70 years were present at the centre. There we met Veni Ram jee. He is 60 years old and active member of the village. He says that before HealthRise came to his village he loved consuming tobacco. In his words, ‘tambakhu…

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Added by Rekharani Sharma on November 21, 2019 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Meet the man who led 1.4 million people...

I recently spoke with a man called Lord Nigel Crisp, who used to run one of the biggest organisations in the world: the UK's National Health Service.

Since leaving the 'NHS', he has become a global health advocate in British politics and around the world, with an aim of improving local healthcare by creating global partnerships.

Here's his #HowToBuildCommunity interview in full...…

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Added by Jake Lloyd on November 18, 2019 at 8:13pm — 1 Comment

Community action after community dream on vocational skills in Philippines

I was introduced to CLCP by Sirinate during a Constellation's partnership with WorldFish in Philippines.

I work with  Department of Science & Technology VIII. One area of my work is Community Empowerment through Science and Technology. It is program of DOST. We continue to facilitate the CLCP in all our identified Community Empowerment through Science and Technology (CEST) communities. This is to ensure that DOST's assistance will have an impact in the…

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Added by Dr Evelyn Bacarra Tablante on November 17, 2019 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Village re-starts cleaning up the village water source & continues after project ended

NGO Mamta HIMC is facilitating HealthRise project on #NCDs, #Diabetes…

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Added by Virender Thakur on November 15, 2019 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

The desire to connect is more powerful . . .

`This is us´, a refugee from Eritrea says after watching `The match of our lives`from the documentary project As You Open Your Eyes.

´This is us; when I was a child, I walked barefoot, like the children in the film´.…

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Added by Birgitta Schomaker on November 15, 2019 at 4:30am — 5 Comments

CLCP can strengthen facilitation skills in health workers

In October 2019, i went to Dumuria village for  SALT visit purpose and i meet with ASHA WORKER Mrs. Sohiton Nesa. ASHA is health worker in India.

Then she told me that AK wife of MH of said village was not interested to immunize their children's in 2 year ago. Asha try more and more but family did not listen. After SALT Approach activities  (CLCP) that family was interested  and immunized their child. Now  that child age is 18 month . She said this is only possible…

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Added by Baharul Islam on November 7, 2019 at 9:47pm — No Comments

Community based self-reflection by climate activists - How are we doing with our Values and Principles?



Utilising the CLCP self-assessment tool, I guided a group of climate activists through a process of "community self-reflection". Currently, this climate movement is reflecting back upon a period of many intense actions (e.g. blocking roads) in public spaces, and at the doorsteps of corporations.

This international…

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Added by Birgitta Schomaker on November 4, 2019 at 11:00pm — 9 Comments

Going Beyond Social Services - Safeguarding Community

Beyond Social Services just commemorated 50 years of working with low income families and communities in Singapore. Our approach has always been to focus on the strengths of the members of the community, and rally people around issues they face.

SALT and CLCP entered our lives about 8 years ago. SALT…

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Added by Ranganayaki Thangavelu on November 2, 2019 at 11:25am — 1 Comment

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