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Albert BanduraAlbert Bandura

September 2, 2021

Albert Bandura, Ph.D. — A Life Committed to Global Sustainability

September 2, 2021 — Albert Bandura, Ph.D., December 4, 1925 – July 26, 2021 Albert Bandura, PMC’s dear friend and a long-time member of the Advisory Board; was one of most influential psychologists of the twentieth century. He taught the world that human behavior is learned from role...

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A woman sits in the background while the camera focuses on a radio hanging on a blue wall in the foreground.A woman sits in the background while the camera focuses on a radio hanging on a blue wall in the foreground.

September 1, 2021

A Visit to Radio Huayacocotla In Veracruz, Mexico

September 1, 2021 — While walking the streets of Huayacocotla in Veracruz, Mexico, you will find men, women, and children carrying small radios around town or in fields where they work – and they are all listening to the same community radio station: Radio Huayacocotla: La Voz Campesina....

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August 26, 2021

Second Annual No Footprint Event: Not Every Woman

August 26, 2021 — Not Every Woman: A Virtual Discussion on the ‘Childfree Choice’ Leading childfree advocates will gather virtually to discuss the personal, environmental, financial, and sustainability factors many women and families consider when deciding to be childfree. Presented by Population Media Center (PMC), the Not Every...

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A man presenting a t-shirt prize to another man. The shirt reads, "Yam Yankre, The Choice."A man presenting a t-shirt prize to another man. The shirt reads, "Yam Yankre, The Choice."

July 28, 2021

Yam Yankré: Creating Agents of Change

July 28, 2021 — PMC’s recent rebroadcast of the hit radio show, Yam Yankré (“The Choice”), in Burkina Faso is driving the individual and community change necessary to rewrite the script on reproductive health and the rights of women and girls. Inspired by the life-changing storylines in the...

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woman carrying a bucket on her head filled with bottled soda drinks. The label on the bucket reads, "Jolokoto."woman carrying a bucket on her head filled with bottled soda drinks. The label on the bucket reads, "Jolokoto."

July 19, 2021

A Mirror of Life Improves the Health and Wellbeing of Nigerian Women & Girls

July 19, 2021 — Throughout its broadcast, Jolokoto reached many thousands of people and had positive, lasting impacts in the lives of Nigerians — and on all life on Earth. Why Nigeria? Why Now? Nigeria is just one of 54 nations on the African continent, but as humanity...

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Play Well AfricaPlay Well Africa

July 19, 2021

International Rescue Committee Casts Population Media Center for Play Well Audio Project

July 19, 2021 — Population Media Center (PMC), a nonprofit leader in entertainment for social good, has been cast to create play-based, social-emotional learning content for children by the International Rescue Committee’s (IRC) Play Well project. The program, supported by the LEGO Foundation, will reach more than 1.5...

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Parliament building in Kampala, UgandaParliament building in Kampala, Uganda

July 2, 2021

Do You Do Field Research in Uganda? PMC Request for Proposals

July 2, 2021 — Our Population Media Center (PMC) team in Uganda is seeking proposals from qualified research firms to conduct an “Endline Survey” in Uganda as described in this Request for Proposals (RFP).  The RFP outlines the terms of reference (TORs). We are looking to analyze and...

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Foluwakemi OgunkuaFoluwakemi Ogunkua

June 25, 2021

Staff Spotlight: Foluwakemi Ogunkua

June 25, 2021 — What is your name, position, and how long have you worked for PMC? My name is Foluwakemi Ogunkua. I am currently the Marketing and Communications officer for Population Media Center-Nigeria. May 2021 marks my two years anniversary working for PMC. What is your favorite...

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Film reels and camerasFilm reels and cameras

June 11, 2021

2021 PMC CINESTORY SCHOLARSHIP WINNER ANNOUNCED

June 11, 2021 — This release was original shared on cinestory.org. The CineStory Foundation is excited to announce that writer Audrey Webb is the recipient of the 2021 Population Media Center (PMC) CineStory Scholarship for her script DEAD NAME. PMC covered the cost for Audrey’s attendance at the...

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Woman (left) siting in a chair leaning toward a man (right) who is crouched next to her writing in a notebookWoman (left) siting in a chair leaning toward a man (right) who is crouched next to her writing in a notebook

June 4, 2021

Supporting Actors For Dramatic Change: Ethiopian Radio Listener Groups

June 4, 2021 — Since our founding, Population Media Center (PMC) has cast itself as a reliable co-star with the creative talent, mission-driven professionals, and government agencies of Ethiopia. When the National Service Radio of Ethiopia aired our first drama in 2002, it got a five-star rating from...

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