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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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Seruwooza YunusuSeruwooza Yunusu

May 20, 2021

Staff Spotlight: Seruwooza Yunusu

May 20, 2021 — We spoke to Seruwooza Yunusu this month about his acting career with Population Media Center and his love for the performing arts. What is your name, position, and how long have you worked for PMC? My name is Seruwooza Yunusu and I am an...

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Radio Huayacocotla studioRadio Huayacocotla studio

May 17, 2021

From Guatemala to Mexico: PMC Radio Show Launches in June

May 17, 2021 — Population Media Center (PMC), a nonprofit leader in entertainment for social good, has announced a partnership with Radio Huayacocotla to broadcast Toma Mi Mano (“Take My Hand”) across seven Mexican states starting in June 2021. Radio Huayacocotla is an indigenous community radio station, which, according to...

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Carolyn GilbertCarolyn Gilbert

May 13, 2021

PMC Welcomes Carolyn Gilbert as Senior Program & Partnership Development Associate

May 13, 2021 — Population Media Center (PMC), an international nonprofit implementing entertainment education to improve the rights of women and girls and environmental sustainability, is pleased to announce the addition of Carolyn Gilbert in the role of Senior Program & Partnership Development Associate. Gilbert’s addition to the...

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Mayan Midwives participating in the PMC trainingMayan Midwives participating in the PMC training

April 28, 2021

Empowered Women Empower Their Communities: Mayan Midwives Take to the Radio

April 28, 2021 — The midwives in the Western Highlands of Guatemala are highly regarded leaders in their community, especially in their work on reproductive and prenatal health care. Their hands-on work in health clinics put them on the front lines when it comes to enforcing or changing...

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