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Welcome to our blog. Here, you can keep up with our latest projects and news, get insights into the world of visual storytelling and communication for development and go behind the scenes to meet the creative team responsible for our work.

9th August, 2016
Robin Wyatt, education, literacy, writing, HOPE foundation, children, Chennapatna, Karnataka, India

International Literacy Day: What’s Being Done to Tackle Illiteracy?

Today is International Literacy Day! As a development communications company, we naturally believe strongly in improving global literacy rates, and we’re always delighted when we get the chance to support literacy-focused projects through our visual communications services. Since it’s also the 50th anniversary of the UNESCO-recognised day of literacy, we thought we’d compile a short update [...]
4th April, 2016
Femina Hip, youth, thinking big, communication for development, C4D

Make Communication Relevant! Learning from Tanzania’s ‘Hip’ Youth Project

How can we encourage young people to take control of their lives? This is a challenge for parents with teenaged children the world over, and something that C4D practitioners can clearly help with. In this post, we look to Femina Hip, a highly successful Tanzanian social movement, which seems to have mastered the art of ‘edutainment’ by following one simple rule: make communication relevant.
15th February, 2016

Kevin Works with World Renew to ‘Change the Story’

We recently sent one of our talented East Africa-based photographers, Kevin Ouma, to rural Uganda to capture the valuable work of faith-based charity World Renew. Originally from Kenya, Kevin has over a decade of experience in humanitarian photography under his belt, earning him an impressive legacy with high profile development-focused clients such as CARE International and Oxfam. A quick glimpse at [...]