Thursday, January 13, 2011
ONLINE RESOURCE: Free Online Course in “Communicating for Food Security”
The course provides guidance on how to design and implement a communication strategy for food security information. Using several realistic examples, the course illustrates the various components of a communication strategy, and provides concrete and detailed guidelines on how to communicate through the media and how to present information to policymakers in order to influence the policymaking process. It is currently available in English; other languages are planned.
This course is free (though you have to register first). You can download it, do it online, or request a CD-ROM. Face-to-face training materials are also available.