Communication for childbirth
Publisher/Organizer: The Communication Initiative, The drumbeat
Publication date: February 2009, Issue 480
This issue of the Drum Beat focuses on childbirth and the role of communication in antenatal preparation and postnatal practices related to maternal, child, and family health. The summary sampling addresses: 1) who are the influencers on local socio-cultural beliefs and practices related to childbirth; 2) how to reach and engage them; 3) how to communicate healthy childbirth practices as norms; and 4) how to measure the reach and results of such communication.