Monthly newsletter available on health care issues

Journalists interested in reporting on health issues such as yellow fever, malaria and reproductive health can check out a free monthly newsletter from the Uganda Health Alliance.

Melina Koutsis | February 22, 2011

Finding statistics for your health stories

Global Health Facts, a project funded by the Kaiser Family Foundation, provides a user-friendly interface to review data on HIV/AIDs, malaria, health workforces and other health topics by country.

Melina Koutsis | February 08, 2011

Manual for reporters covering HIV/AIDS online

An online training manual, published by the Inter Press Service, is designed to be used as part of a week-long training on gender and HIV training.

IJNet | January 26, 2011

A new resource for journalists in Uganda

Christopher Conte, Knight International Journalism Fellow and Vincent Akumu of the Uganda Health Communication Alliance have created a booklet to help journalists report on health issues in Uganda.

Melina Koutsis | January 24, 2011

Trainer's manual helps radio journalists report on HIV

Internews has developed a trainer's manual to help radio journalists report on HIV/AIDS.

Melina Koutsis | January 11, 2011

Story ideas: health and family planning

A list of story ideas for covering health and family planning in Africa

Cesar Miquel | October 29, 2010

Story ideas: HIV/AIDS reporting

If you want to investigative HIV/AIDS in your region, here are some ideas to get you started:

  • Female condoms
  • ...
Deusdedit Ruhangariyo, Uganda Health Communication Alliance | August 24, 2010

Journalist leads mission to expand health coverage in Kenya

According to journalism trainer Rachel Jones, expanding coverage of health issues in Kenya was “really just a question of taking the initiative."

Brian Dabbs | November 04, 2009

Resource helps radio journalists report on HIV

Internews Neworks' Local Voices has produced a trainer's manual on how to conduct training courses for radio journalists on HIV reporting.

vmiranda | December 03, 2008

A Training Manual For Media Workshops on Avian Influenza

UNICEF and Internews, supported by the Government of Japan, produced this trainer's manual on how to conduct training courses on avian influenza reporting.

Jessica Weiss | October 02, 2008