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Sean Southey Speaks on Comics Uniting Nations

November 2, 2015

After a panel seat at the 2015 New York Comic Con, PCI Media Impact CEO Sean Southey spoke to Europa Newswire. He discussed the inception of “Comics Uniting Nations”, which is putting the Sustainable Development Goals into comic form. Read the full interview here .

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“Let’s Speak Out” Campaign Hits Liberian Press

In October 2015, we re-launched our campaign to end sexual violence against children in Liberia. Its initial 5 days of rallies, concerts and speeches in Brewerville, Liberia caused a surge in national press coverage. Read one front page article here .

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Comics Uniting Nations Featured by UNICEF

October 10, 2015

Olav Kjorven, UNICEF’s Director of Public Partnerships, has lent his personal voice to our most recent collaborative project, Comics Uniting Nations. He has spoken widely on the power of comics to change the world and push forward the United Nations SDGs. Read his case  here .

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#ISurvivedEbola New App in Newsweek Article

January 14, 2015

#ISurvivedEbola has launched a new, interactive mobile app that allows Ebola survivors to connect with each other and share health information. Newsweek shares how PCI Media Impact tackles Ebola through story-telling, serial dramas, and an interactive app. To read the article, click here .  

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PopSci on #ISurvivedEbola and Reducing Stigma

#ISurvivedEbola informs the West African general public about the virus and Ebola protection. PopSci explains how the campaign reduces stigmatization and shifts the international narrative around the Ebola outbreak towards hope.   To read the article, click here .  

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The UN Foundation Blog shares William’s Story of Survival

Ebola survivor William Poopei narrates his story of how he and his son, Patrick, contracted and recovered from Ebola in Liberia. To read the article, click here . To watch William’s story of survival, click here .  

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#ISurvivedEbola featured in Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs features the #ISurvivedEbola Campaign and highlights the video and audio initiatives with a focus on how the campaign is designed  to provide life-saving health information about Ebola prevention. To read the article, click here .  

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CEO Sean Southey & the #ISurvivedEbola Campaign on CNNi

January 12, 2015

Last week on CNN international, Media Impact CEO Sean Southey unveiled the innovative  #ISurvivedEbola campaign and its crucial role in the fight against Ebola. The campaign is funded in part by U.S philanthropist and co-founder of Microsoft and founder of Vulcan Production: Paul G. Allen (Family Foundation) . PCI Media Impact and Vulcan Productions  announced on December 22, in collaboration with […]

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Ndovu Music Contest Featured in Kenya’s The Star Newspaper

August 7, 2014

Last week, The  Ndovu Music Contest  was featured in Kenya’s daily newspaper, The Star. The article highlighted rapper Juliani, a representative of the contest, and his recent trip to Amboseli National Park to learn more about wildlife conservation in Kenya. To read the article, click here . Check out this video of a county tour promoting elephant conservation in […]

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How Music Saves Elephants in Africa

July 24, 2014

PCI Media Impact was recently featured in the newest issue of Mazingira Yetu, a magazine from Kenyan organization Ideal Connect , for our musical approach to promote elephant conservation in Tanzania and Kenya. The article highlights our recent accomplishments with Tanzanian musician Mrisho Mpoto’s anti-poaching music video and the Ndovu Music Contest . To read the article, click here . Check out […]

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