Centre for Development Communication (CDC)
The Centre for Development Communication (CDC) is a consultancy group specializing in communication for and about development. Acting as a bridge between the private and public sectors, its goal is to apply state of the art communication strategies to address social issues in a cost effective manner. In particular it works with development agencies to ensure that all aspects of communication are systematically addressed as part of social development programmes. CDC has a global focus, with special advantages in the Middle East and North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.
Capacity development initiatives: CDC delivers media training with a strong focus on development issues to its clients across all continents. Communication for Develompent is among its main areas of expertise.
Southeast Asian Regional Initiatives for Community Empowerment
The Southeast Asia Regional Initiatives for Community Empowerment (SEARICE) is a regional non-government development organization that promotes and implements community-based conservation, development and sustainable use of plant genetic resources in partnership with civil society organizations, government agencies, academic research institutions and local government units in Bhutan, Lao PDR, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.
SEARICE facilitates the establishment of self reliant grassroots organizations through education, training and linkages.
Ms. Wilhelmina Pelegrina (Executive Director)
# 14D Maalalahanin Street, Teachers Village,
Diliman, Quezon City
Telephone: (63 2) 433-7182
Fax: (63 2) 922-6710
SEARICE, Bohol Office
79A Miguel Paras Extension,Tagbilaran City Philippines
Phone: (+63 38) 501-9508 Fax:(+63 38) 501-9508
SEARICE, Mindanao Office
Brgy. Poblacion, President Roxas, North Cotabato Philippines
Phone: (+63 64) 288-5419 Fax: (+63 64) 288-5419
Bangladesh Association of Rural and Social Advancement (BARSA)
Web Site : http://www.wiserearth.org/organization/view/b230949001dccd40e0322dc5f074b399
Description: The mission of Bangladesh Association of Rural and Social Advancement (BARSA) is to contribute establishing a democratic, just and developed society through sustainable social, economical, cultural and humanitarian developments where women and men enjoy equal rights.
Capacity develompent initiatives: BARSA develops awareness campaigns and training programs focusing on participatory decision-making and gender equity related to poverty alleviation, biodiversity and human rights.
Contacts: Alok Kumar Ghosh, Director
BARSA, Palashpole, Satkhira-9400 Bangladesh
Phone: 0088-0471-63999 Fax: 0088-0471-64450
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Mr. Mohattab Hossain Sheikh
Phone:01711-267213, 01718-728127, 01711-431852
Pakistan Centre for Development Communication
Phone : 92 (0)306 5214008
Web Site : www.pcdcpk.org
The Centre aims to enhance understanding and cooperation among stakeholders of development through localized, knowledge-based communication products and services. It provides communication-related information, training and technical support to civil society organizations, women groups, welfare associations, NGOs networks, local and international donors, media professionals, development communicators, and public and corporate sector organizations in Pakistan.
Capacity development initiative: Provides communication-related training support to NGOs staff, community members and other stakeholders in the following areas: Effective Communication Department in Your Organization Workshop; Communication Strategy - Planning and Development Workshop; Advocacy Campaigns – Design, Implementation and Impact Assessment Workshop; Presentation Skills Workshop; and Report Writing Skills Workshop among others.
Contact: Aftab Iqbal - Founding Director
Phone: 92 51 2544982 - Cell: 92 (0)306 5214008