Here you can find the digest of all tweets gathered that relate to C4D response and Ebola, from August to Dec 2014.

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The C4D Network has been tracking the twitter-based exchange of information and views about communication for development response to Ebola, please find the summary of this ‘twitter trawl’ tracking here, from early August until now. C4D Team.

(20th Jan - 5th Feb, 2015)

 @HealthCommCap Her Dreams vs. Ebola #Video Series: http://bit.ly/1wInUgi 

 @nathan_oxley Ebola - is culture the real killer? http://www.irinnews.org/report/101064/ebola-is-culture-the-real-killer … HT @IDS_UK

(1st - 19th Jan, 2015)

 @HealthCommCap - Anthropology and Ebola Communication | @scoopit http://sco.lt/99Dnzl 

 @C4Dglobal - #ReliefWeb. "Ebola Info" mobile app on the ground: Source: UN RadioCountry: Guinea, Liberia, Mali,...  http://bit.ly/1yk2awJ 

 @realdelia - RT @GdnDevelopment: How we made #WeveGotYourBack with Idris Elba to tackle #Ebola http://gu.com/p/44jbv 

 @miko75011 - How can this new #Ebola campaign make a difference? I ask @seansouthey https://soundcloud.com/radiofranceinternationale/new-ebola-campaign-focuses-on-positive …

 @HealthCommCap - Shedding New Light on #Ebola Stigma; by @JarretCassaniti on Ebola Communication Network: http://bit.ly/1C2JMHx 

 @HealthCommCap - Ebola & Nutrition: How Programs Are Responding/the SBCC Tools they are Using http://bit.ly/1ARjtG8  presentations from @COREGroupDC webinar

 @HealthCommCap - The Ebola epidemic has rallied development partners and donors that in the past have clashed. http://fw.to/Kz1OWPC 

 @JohnsHopkinsCCP - Voice of experience: CCP's Elizabeth Serlemitsos puts the response to Ebola  http://bsun.md/1BV1cWN  in perspective.

(2nd - 13th Dec)

 @HealthCommCap - #Ebola is Real: Using Theory to Develop Messaging in a Health Crisis http://wp.me/p4vtSN-14X 

 @realdelia - Fantastic resource for all those interested in role of #media and #comms in fighting #ebola: http://ow.ly/Fev8C  (via @C4D_Network)

 @AMARCnews - Help #African #Journalists fight the spread of #Ebola: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/help-african-journalists-fight-the-spread-of-ebola#home … @WFSJ @hirondelleus @FondHirondelle #Africa #radio #stopebola

 @nneelley - Preparing for #Ebola through #Communications http://www.umc.org/news-and-media/communicating-hope-amid-ebola-crisis …

 @phat_controller - Open Access Ebola Resource Centre made available online: free library of journal articles via @BioMedCentral http://bit.ly/1yZRYb8 

@ClintonGlobal - .@Internews is leveraging a weekly magazine to build awareness about #Ebola efforts: http://cgilink.org/1pYT4mJ 

 @nneelley - Communicating hope amid #Ebola crisis - http://www.umc.org/news-and-media/communicating-hope-amid-ebola-crisis … #commisaid #UMC

@UNICEF - #SierraLeone's #Ebola battle being led by local talent http://uni.cf/1sdvLl5  via @GdnDevelopment

 @JohnsHopkinsCCP - See what CCP director Susan Krenn @USAIDGH says about using music to prevent #StopEbola: http://bit.ly/12hZiDo  pic.twitter.com/CbDATp4uMI

(21st Nov - 1st Dec)

 @UKCDS - Loving the @C4D_Network focus on #Ebola tweets: http://ow.ly/EQQ2I  Have you seen our #EbolaResrch database? http://ow.ly/EQQ2J 

 @C4D_Network - Make it happen! Help African Journalists fight the spread of #Ebola! @WFSJ: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/help-african-journalists-fight-the-spread-of-ebola/x/8809970 …

 @kiwanja - "Technology Plus Human Networks Help to Combat #Ebola". http://www.cdacnetwork.org/i/20141119172354-8a6xr/?source=shtw … (via @CDACN @nneelley) #ICT4D #m4d

 @OSIWA1 - Check out the great innovative projects developed during #Accra #HackAgainstEbola @GENinnovate @penplusbytes @google http://bit.ly/1z3nPXn 

 @edebourgoing - Follow the liveblog of our #HackAgainstEbola #EditorsLab in Nigeria : http://bit.ly/1tpxaEl  @EbolaAlert @HackathonWatch @hackathons

@C4D_Network - "Using song in the battle against Ebola" on C4D Network: http://c4dnetwork.ning.com/xn/detail/6634358:DiscussionEntry:68573?xg_source=twitter …

 @C4D_Network - Move over Bob Geldof, Africa already recorded an awareness raising pop song (and it's awesome!) http://africaresponds.org/move-over-bob-geldof-africa-already-recorded-an-awareness-raising-pop-song-and-its-awesome/ … via @africaresponds

 @UNICEFSL - What are people's beliefs around #Ebola? Read more about new Ebola perception study here: http://bit.ly/1pjdO8H 

@TTC_Mobile - "West #Africa Musicians Launch Own #Ebola Song" http://bit.ly/1teZYjU 

@guardian - Social media rallies behind the #AfricaStopEbola alternative to #BandAid 30 http://gu.com/p/43fdz/stw 

New (14th-20th Nov)

 @jenKwatson - #commisaid, at any age MT @PalomaUnicef: Do not miss! "Explain Like I'm Five: What is #Ebola?" http://ow.ly/EjFvO  @UNICEF #c4d

@UNOCHA - New Blog | A new #Ebola crisis page built with #opendata: http://bit.ly/1wt1GPK  via @humdata pic.twitter.com/8K0ILyOaBo

 @bbcmediaaction - Radio is proving a lifeline in Sierra Leone during the #ebola outbreak, here's why http://bbc.in/1vcQHhW  pic.twitter.com/vAu0TUkkqL

@UNICEFinnovate - How Cell Phones Could Help #Liberia Win the Fight Against #Ebola - http://uncf.in/11nQ4G0 

 @realdelia - Or could we really tackle #ebola thru better media, communication and training? http://ow.ly/EguGU  #commisaid

 @GSMAm4d - Blueprint: GSMA #Ebola Mobile Response - credible messaging from @WHO for citizens of affected countries #mhealth http://ow.ly/E9yg8 

 @realdelia - Nice explanation of vital role that #c4d plays in #development, #ebola and beyond: http://ow.ly/EgwCW  (via @C4D_Network) - Repeating as good.

 @naheed_3 - Great blog on #stigma surrounding #Ebola and what we can do to address it via @HealthCommCap http://ebolacommunicationnetwork.org/what-can-be-done-to-reduce-stigma-and-help-communities-get-beyond-fear/ …

 @GSMAm4d - #Ebola Mobile Response - latest stakeholder insights blog #mhealth #m4d http://ow.ly/EcI3u 

 @farmradio - "It will be Africans themselves who win this war on the ground." The importance of good comms at the local level. http://edition.cnn.com/2014/11/13/world/africa/africa-ebola-responses/ …

 @anothermaddie - To avoid hysterical #Ebola reporting try @Eboladeeply: http://bit.ly/1vaT4Sh  #emjo #commisaid #crisiscomms via @neimanlab & @JustinNXT

 @C4D_Network - "SPECIAL FOCUS: C4D & EBOLA RESPONSE (Updated weekly)" on C4D Network: http://c4dnetwork.ning.com/xn/detail/6634358:DiscussionEntry:66022?xg_source=twitter 

New (6th- 13th Nov)

 @C4D_Network - Ebola and the Role of C4D http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/ebola-and-role-c4d?cid=EXT_WBBlogSocialShare_D_EXT … via @publicspherewb

 @C4D_Network - Ebola: Understanding the Disease http://p.ost.im/2V7YdD  via @infographicwrld

New (29th Oct -5th Nov)

 @HealthCommCap - The Art of Adaptation/Adapting Communication Materials in a Hurry #Ebola Communication Network http://bit.ly/1vaMhmy  pic.twitter.com/p3M1ZGoU9u

 @UNICEFinnovate - “Wat bother U d most abt #Ebola?” The #design of @ureportliberia - http://uncf.in/102m8NV 

 @jenKwatson - Good read- context is king re: tech & #CwC.How #Tech Sector Can Help Stop #Ebola http://tcrn.ch/10yI30o  v @timolue @CDACN #commisaid #ICT4D

 @AMARCnews - "How to Protect Yourself From #Ebola, in Song", @nytimes: http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/10/29/how-to-protect-yourself-from-ebola-in-song/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0 … #AfricaStopEbola #communityradio #Africa

 @AMARCnews - "#Radio in tribal languages spreads #Ebola message", @AFP : http://www.afp.com/en/news/radio-tribal-languages-spreads-ebola-message#.VFDeRbgli6w.twitter … #AfricaStopEbola #Africa #CommunityRadio | via @AmyHRiley

 @bbcmediaaction - Find out about all our media activities in West Africa on #Ebola http://bbc.in/1DqCFbu  #mediadev

 @C4Dglobal - #UNESCO says UNESCO Trains Community Radio Broadcasters in Liberia on Ebola Communication: ... http://bit.ly/13lw6w7  #globaldev

 @HealthCommCap - Multilingual Video Promotes Positive Action to Prevent #Ebola http://wp.me/p4vtSN-101  #AfricaStopEbola

 @HealthCommCap - Traditional communication isn't enough: Use entertainment education to fight Ebola: http://bit.ly/1vl62rp  by @hospitalimpact

#mediadev

 @HealthCommCap - Information and Communications Technology Response to the Liberia #Ebola Crisis http://bit.ly/1vomnLX  @USAID @NetHope_org

 @phat_controller - Great Summaries of the contribution of ICTs to Ebola: Wayan Vota http://bit.ly/1udyCR3  & Tim Unwin http://bit.ly/1zmA1WN 

 @PSIimpact - Q&A via @SciDevNet: Singing safety rules for avoiding #Ebola http://bit.ly/131tJyy  pic.twitter.com/6RosyC4W0P

 @HealthCommCap - "If you don't tell your story, the public will tell it for you" - Health Communication and Ebola: http://bit.ly/1vl62rp 

New (19th - 28th Oct)

 

 @HealthCommCap - Let’s Not Poison the Well – How the Media Can Help Combat Ebola-related Stigma | @scoopit http://sco.lt/83e43N 

 @HealthCommCap - #Ebola Communication Network; resources now in 10 languages including Senegalese languages Gusilay, Jola Fonyi: http://ebolacommunicationnetwork.org 

 @kristinalouise - MT @UNMILNews: Information is the key to prevention & staying safe. This person wants facts about #Ebola. pic.twitter.com/bEqJvXiFDx #commisaid

 @SciDevNet - How radio is playing a part in protecting people from #ebola in West Africa http://www.scidev.net/global/icts/multimedia/-singing-safety-rules-ebola.html … #WorldDevelopmentInformationDay

 @CarlosAsteroid - Spoke to @SciDevNet about music, radio and public health. "Singing safety rules for avoiding #Ebola" http://shar.es/1mNPNI  #commisaid

 @C4Dglobal - #USAID. Paloma and Alisha: The Information Gurus Behind the U.S. Ebola Response: This is the fourth... http://1.usa.gov/1ruE8YM  #globaldev

 @JohnsHopkinsCCP - CCP's Elizabeth Serlemitsos on communicating about #Ebola in Liberia on @MiddayWYPR http://bit.ly/1uRFBcD 

 @bbcmediaaction - Tackling fear of #Ebola on the airwaves - our latest blog from #SierraLeone by producer Mariama http://bbc.in/12qRUpQ 

 @bbcmediaaction - Great report from Freetown on #Ebola @BBCWorld http://bbc.in/1sWVyjC  pic.twitter.com/nIshzUEfkL

 @minulimbu –  #Ebola: importance of #socialmedia in crisis http://goo.gl/zStG8J 

Role of #music in the fight against #Ebola http://m.scidev.net/global/health/scidev-net-at-large/unsung-heroes-ebola-awareness-rap.html …

@UNICEFinnovate develops critical #Ebola #data flow using #mHERO in #Liberia via @unickf http://goo.gl/zgJZa6 

@nytimes -  Wikipedia Is Emerging as Trusted Internet Source for Information on Ebola http://nyti.ms/1oNg7AJ 

 @jenKwatson - Tackling fear of #Ebola on the airwaves http://bbc.in/1rsAIWr  #EbolaResponse

 @davidjolson - Why "Fearbola" reminds me of early days of #AIDS epidemic @washingtonpost http://wapo.st/1wYhCuD 

@HealthCommCap - Updated: Resources for Preparedness on #Ebola Communication Network: http://bit.ly/1uGwmvQ 

 @HealthCommCap - Ebola Communication Network; searchable database of communication materials curated by global health experts: http://bit.ly/1sfuwVZ 

 @HealthCommCap - Ebola Characteristics and Comparisons to Other Infectious Diseases: http://bit.ly/1uFc0TD  @KaiserFamFound #infographic

 @CFImedias - @AMARCnews @Internews CFI is preparing 48 West African radio stations to help with #Ebola prevention. http://bit.ly/1zj9V7U  #StopEbola

 

 New (1st-18th Oct)

@kristinalouise #Ebola highlights “urgent need to close the gap between scientists, journalists &communities” http://shar.es/1meW4E  v @SciDevNet #commisaid

@bbcmediaaction Busting #Ebola myths on the radio - check out this interview with our @Amarabangs via @guardian http://bit.ly/1skFTvK  #mediadev

 @ClaudiaLiute: Helping the #Ebola response through better communication http://ebolacommunicationnetwork.org/  #commisaid

@HealthCommCap Discussion on Ebola Communication Continued - http://eepurl.com/5mmP1 

@JohnsHopkinsSPH Tune in live to #EbolaForum, a @JohnsHopkins expert discussion on #Ebola, webcast via @Ustream --> http://jhsph.edu/EbolaForum 

 @CDACN CDAC Network Ebola Crisis Update - http://eepurl.com/4D5HH 

 @HeyAC Why journalists have a vital role in stopping #Ebola - the messenger matters as much as the message. HT @Internews http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2014/sep/29/media-and-communications-the-first-line-of-defence-against-ebola …

@IDS_UK Some excellent resources from @SussexGlobal on the role of academia in the ongoing #ebola outbreak http://buff.ly/1xVyxlG  #globalhealth

 @_HealthyComms Interested in how the ebola crisis in being communicated? Join in the discussion here - http://buff.ly/1vDX0XY  via @HealthCommCap

  @jqg #commisaid "Info, Edu & Comms cost effective antidotes to contain the @UNICEFSL @DFID_UK partnership http://wp.me/p40Tdr-br  We wil #EndEbola

 @jqg #EbolaResponse: Effective #commisaid is a must @UNMEER press release clarifying #Ebola is *not* an airborne disease http://bit.ly/1vEpUsd 

 @phat_controller In Sierra Leone 94% of affected respondants said they needed more information about Ebola @UNICEF [pdf] http://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/resources/Ebola-Virus-Disease-National-KAP-Study-Final-Report_-final.pdf …

 @jhrnews "Media & communications: first line of defence against Ebola" Editorial by @InternewsJeanne http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2014/sep/29/media-and-communications-the-first-line-of-defence-against-ebola … @Internews #Rightsmedia

@HealthCommCap Communication Plays a Critical Role in Ebola Crisis - http://buff.ly/YUqQ05  #Ebola

@farmradio Via @guardian Ebola myths: Sierra Leonean DJ tackles rumours and lies over the airwaves http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2014/oct/09/ebola-myths-sierra-leone-dj-tackles-rumours?CMP=twt_gu …

@HealthCommCap Ebola Communication Network Launches | @scoopit http://sco.lt/77rYgr 

@reliefweb .@UNESCO launches “Fighting #Ebola by Media” to provide reliable #information at community level http://bit.ly/1Esfscu  #commisaid

@HealthCommCap Social and Behavior Change Communication May Be the Best Hope for Containing Ebola: Springboard This Week - http://eepurl.com/4OFur 

@Internews #Media key to fighting #Ebola in #SierraLeone & W Africa http://bit.ly/1pRAI1B  Join a Hangout 10/10 to learn more http://tiny.cc/mwndnx 

 @info_innovation RT @adarshdesai: Ebola: Can big data analytics help contain its spread? http://www.bbc.com/news/business-29617831 … #bigdata #ebola #ict4d #mhealth

@JohnsHopkinsCCP Bill Glass: contribute media and materials and to the global discussion at http://www.ebolacommunicationnetwork.org  #ebolaforum

 @ClaudiaLiute Helping the #Ebola response through better communication http://ebolacommunicationnetwork.org/  #commisaid

@telecentreorg How can ICTs improve our #Ebola response? Join the #TechSalon in DC on Oct 30! http://ow.ly/CIahl  http://ow.ly/i/7deZW 

 

 

 

New (22-29th Sept)

@USAID - .@NOIweala Nigeria has done well in containing the Ebola virus by using massive communication; SMS messages sent to every phone

Farm Radio Intl @farmradio - Sounding off on Ebola (mis)communication @devex @csantamir https://www.devex.com/news/sounding-off-on-ebola-mis-communication-84315 …

NetHope, Inc. @NetHope_org - Join @HealthCommCap & other health comm professionals for a discussion on Ebola health communication & questions: http://ow.ly/C0oAT 

HealthCommCapacity @HealthCommCap - Ebola and Behavior Change Communication Discussion on Springboard | @scoopit http://sco.lt/7KAZ97 

Greg Benchwick @C4Dglobal - #UN. UNESCO chief condemns killing of Guinean journalists raising awareness about Ebola: The head o... http://bit.ly/1nlq0VG  #globaldev

Jenn Watson @jenKwatson - Great @UNICEF poster: #Ebola is not a death sentence. Early treatment means better chance of survival pic.twitter.com/4cpWjGOwoi #commisaid #c4d

ODI @ODI_development - Just confirmed: @MSF_uk Exec Director @VickieHawkins to join panel for Tuesday's #EbolaResponse event - sign up at http://www.odi.org/events/4033-ebola-more-can-be-done … (Once past will there be an archive of this discussion?)

 

 

Analysis

@jqg: #Ebola: misunderstandings & miscommunication continue to challenge the response on the ground http://bit.ly/1qBOyHR  via @devex #commisaid

@HealthCommCap: Misinformation and lack of communication can be key drivers of a deadly disease #Ebola @scoopit http://sco.lt/4jBMAL 

 @GSMAm4d: Could #mHealth and behaviour change communication help turn the Ebola tide? http://ow.ly/ALYPE 

@mdiforg: VIDEO: "In a crisis like this, information and misinformation compete." #Ebola #mediadev http://ow.ly/AMdKB  

 @globalvoices:From Liberia to South Korea, West Africa's #Ebola Outbreak Is Met With Ignorance and Paranoia http://bit.ly/1u6OzVy  pic.twitter.com/K3XojmcESJ

 @jqg#Ebolaoutbreak: We need #information, not panic http://aje.me/XxqPiD  via @AjEnglish #commisaid

 @HealthCommCap: Communication Plays a Critical Role in #Ebola Crisis: http://bit.ly/1sZ58RZ 

 @HealthCommCap : Entertainment Media Can Help Change Behaviors and Stop the Ebola Outbreak http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/entertainment-media-can-help-change-behaviors-and-stop-ebola-outbreak?cid=EXT_WBBlogSocialShare_D_EXT …

 @realdelia : Fascinating discussion right now @guardian on #ebola and how to contain #epidemics http://ow.ly/AjU8V 

 @HealthCommCap : Communication Plays a Critical Role in Ebola Crisis | http://sco.lt/75eiWn  http://bit.ly/1pd3GM8 "

#commisaid essential to stop ebola http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/5680137?hootPostID=5a47d93f386ab3a4aa8323942d4deab1 …

 @ollyparsons : "I don't believe in #Ebola" The dangerous power of rumor & myth in this crisis & need for effective comms http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/07/18/there-is-no-such-thing-as-ebola/ …

 @GSMAm4d : The dangers of misinformation and rumor spread by unofficial sources via SMS in the #Ebola crisis http://ow.ly/AlWdx 

 

Materials & Information

@HealthCommCap: Infographics, prevention tips, key messages + more #health communication materials specific to #Ebola: http://bit.ly/1t09mbB 

 @claireekt: Register now - free teleclass on #ebola by @WHO expert @Sergey_Eremin 16 Sept 2014 http://tinyurl.com/pdbs57h 

 @CDACN: Providing accurate info about #Ebola in W Africa. Listen 2 @BBCAfrica shows http://bit.ly/1kV8fed  

@PStollICRC#commisaid #ebola: our friends of @BritishRedCross organise a #mapthon to #map4ebola w/@hotosm & @TheMissingMaps - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/humanitarian-openstreetmap-london-mapathon-26th-august-1800-tickets-12691180663 ...

@HealthCommCap: Social and behavior change communication resources on #Ebola in the Health COMpass: http://bit.ly/1sYF2hU " so useful!

 @BexThomas92 : Take a look at @OnOurRadar's interactive timeline of the story of Ebola, from the perspective of affected communities http://bit.ly/ebolatimeline 

@GSMAm4d check out our interactive timeline compiled by SMS reports by our citizen journalists around Sierra Leone http://www.tiki-toki.com/timeline/entry/315694/How-Sierra-Leone-Became-the-Ebola-Epicentre/ …

 @HealthCommCap : Together We Can Prevent Ebola by @CDCgov; project materials/examples #Ebola social and behavior change communication http://bit.ly/1sYF2hU 

 @HealthCommCap : Communication is critical in stemming the #Ebola outbreak; list of publicly available com. materials and resources: http://bit.ly/1sYF2hU 

 

Media Initiatives

@bbcmediaaction: New #radio shows join the fight against #Ebola in #SierraLeone: latest blog from @musasangarie in Freetown http://bbc.in/1t7KfUo  #mediadev

 @bbcmediaaction: Listen: a nurse who survived #Ebola and kept her family safe in #SierraLeone. From our new radio show http://bbc.in/1lkRlWz  #c4d #commisaid

@bbcmediaaction: How radio is responding to #Ebola in #SierraLeone: our Africa director Caroline Ford on @bbc_world http://bbc.in/1lvL7n8  #commisaid

 @bbcmediaaction: Uplifting account of a nurse's recovery from #ebola in Sierra Leone read: http://bbc.in/1qUfMXE  & listen: http://bbc.in/1lt9T7k 

 

Other Initiatives

@K4Health: How to Make a Hit Song About #Ebola - http://theatln.tc/1C27y8j  @TheAtlantic

@CDACN: Read how @TranslatorsWB helping to save lives with Ebola information in 4 local African languages http://bit.ly/1BKx5CM  

@Internews is working to bridge the gap in information about Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone + Liberia http://goto.gg/projects/internews-west-africa/updates/ …

UNICEF and Internews are also both recruiting for Ebola C4D related emergency recruitments.

 

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