FOR A COMMUNITY-LED RESPONSE

The Collective Service  enables collaboration between a wide range of organisations to increase the scale and quality of community engagement approaches. It catalyses and accelerates expert driven, collaborative, consistent and localised support for governments and partners involved in the national response to public health emergencies and other crises.

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Call for Submission

Good Practices on Youth Engagement and Youth Leadership

Does your organization have experience with advocating for the inclusion of young people within global, regional, and local Community Engagement? The Collective Service’s Youth Engagement Subgroup YES! via the Collective Helpdesk and with the support of UNICEF and UNAIDS is putting out a call for submission to document, analyze, and promote good practices in youth engagement and youth leadership across countries and regions.

To take part in the showcase, YES! invites you to review the Call for Submission available in English, French, and Spanish, and submit your good practices via this Google Form. We urge you to submit only ONE good practice at a time. For any questions, please contact the Collective Helpdesk.

Deadline to apply:  August 31st, 2022.

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Announcement | July 2022

GOOD PRACTICES ON COVID-19 YOUTH ENGAGEMENT AND YOUTH LEADERSHIP

Does your organisation have experience with advocating for the inclusion of young people within global, regional, and local COVID-19 Community Engagement? The Collective Service’s Youth Engagement Subgroup YES!, with the support of UNICEF, UNAIDS and the Collective Helpdesk is putting out a call for submission to document, analyse, and promote good practices in youth engagement and youth leadership in COVID-19 response.

Request for Proposal | August 2022

PROVISION OF TECHNICAL SUPPORT IN RCCE MONITORING AND EVALUATION TO THE COLLECTIVE SERVICE

he Collective Service is seeking to engage an experienced service provider to support Collective Service partners at global, regional, national, and local levels with RCCE Monitoring and Evaluation expertise. Interested providers should register first in order to receive the TORs with complementary information.

Data Snapshot | June 2022

2022 MONKEYPOX OUTBREAK and Misinformation risk

Since the first monkeypox case was confirmed on 6 May 2022, over 4,500 confirmed and 1 death have been reported and this new outbreak affect +50 countries where the disease is mainly not endemic

This snapshot describes the 2022 monkeypox outbreak and risk communication and community engagement challenges.

Resource | August 2022

Monkeypox resource library

Since the beginning of the outbreak, the Collective Service has been putting together a Monkeypox resource library which we are in the process of updating. We will drop in there on a regular basis all key guidance and documentation produced by various partners. If you want to add resources into it, please connect with Silvia Magnoni.

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Save the date

16-18 October 2022

World Health Summit 2022

This year’s focus is on “Making the Choice for Health” and will cover key pressing topics, including health systems resilience and equity, architecture for pandemic preparedness, climate change and planetary health. 

Details

Program details are now available and registration is open.

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1-2 September 2022

H20 ANNUAL SUMMIT 

Hosted by the G20 Health and Development Partnership at the WHO headquarters in Geneva in partnership with the T20.

Details

G20 policymakers, international organisations, the global health community, the private sector, economists, civil society, and academia will join discussions and make concrete recommendations to the G20 ahead of the remaining ministerial meetings for 2022.

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5-15 July 2022

High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) 2022

The theme for the 2022 HLPF is “Building back better from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) while advancing the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Details

As the world is struggling to recover from COVID-19 amidst continuing crises, the HLPF will reflect on how recovery policies can reverse the negative impacts of the pandemic on the SDGs and move countries on to a path to realize the vision of the 2030 Agenda.

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9th June 2022

How can community needs inform outbreak response in humanitarian settings?

Webinar organised by Elrha’s Research for Health in Humanitarian Crisis (R2HC)

Time: 15:00 CET

Details

In this 90-minute webinar will share findings and lessons learned from several R2HC-supported research-practice partnerships working in Afghanistan, Ukraine, Bangladesh; Lebanon, Zimbabwe; and Democratic Republic of Congo, during both COVID-19 and previous Ebola outbreaks.

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Social Science Training for Emergencies

This training aims to aid the integration of social science in health emergency interventions and policymaking by providing a set of modules with practical guidance to be adapted and used at the local level.

Training

Data for Action

Community Feedback Mechanism Tracker

The Community Feedback Mechanism (CFM) Tracker monitors community feedback mechanisms led by the Collective Service’s Partners to support RCCE response on emergencies.

Feedbacks

Monitoring

RCCE INDICATOR GUIDANCE FOR COVID-19

The Collective Service releases an interim indicator guidance for the M&E of risk communication and community engagement activities for COVID-19.

Dashboard on Social Behaviours and COVID-19

This dashboard measures and tracks key social behavioural data on COVID-19 from multiple research projects conducted in the field or at the global level by partners and academic communities.

Behaviours

Our Work

The Collective Service is bolstering the capacity of governments and partners to prioritize, structure and coordinate their work—ensuring a lasting impact. Community capacities, knowledge, feedback and insights inform decision-making at every step of the response, improving both the quality and the consistency of risk communication and community engagement.

Our Services

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Coordination

Our technical team helps partners and responders make the most of existing resources, enhance collaboration and tap into needed support when engaging and communicating with communities before, during and after crises.

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Social Sciences

Social science research and analysis is vital to design and deliver effective community engagement approaches and strategies as it provides valuable insights into the culture, practices and experiences of communities affected by crises.

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Information Management

The Information Management team provides technical assistance to strengthen evidence generation, which helps community engagement programme design and informs the decision making process at global, regional and country level.

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Collective Helpdesk

The Collective Helpdesk provides coordinated guidance and support on Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) and Community Engagement and Accountability (CEA) related queries. It forms part of the support offering of the Collective Service and allows for quick access to technical expertise, data, and knowledge bases.

 

Who is the support for?

Anyone seeking rapid or in-depth RCCE and CEA technical support and resources that cannot be found at the country or regional levels.

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