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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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island sustainability

June 17, 2014

At the end of May,   Jessica Robbins , PCI Media Impact’s Islands Communications Officer, in partnership with the Global Island Partnership (GLISPA) published a new report which focuses on islands solutions in conservation and sustainability globally. See the full publication here . Find out more about our exciting island programs here .

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Youth leaders at the UNOSDP’s Sport and Social Impact Summit learn inclusion through paralympic sports

June 16, 2014

We are proudly supporting the UNOSDP’s International Sport and Social Impact Summit.  Click  here  for more information on this highly impactful program where Sports and International Development meet for good!

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Our ‘Voices of Justice’ initiative is one of 10 winners of a Peace Projects Award (out of 1,179 applicants)

June 13, 2014

The Peace Projects Award Ceremony, organized by the Journalists and Writers Foundation (JWF), took place at the Zaman daily’s headquarters in Istanbul, Turkey, on May 31, 2014. The Peace Projects grant program supports innovative projects that focus on building peace while preventing, managing, and resolving violent conflicts. This year, the Peace Projects program evaluated 1,179 project proposals […]

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