Mobile Cinema Resources

Effective communication with local communities on important topics can help people to change their behaviour for the better. Mobile cinema and community theatre can be useful activities to support this. You can use the tools and resources here to help you.

27 June 2022

Summary of results and lessons: the 3FM pneumonia programme’s BCC process

Type:

Report

Organization:

Netherlands Red Cross

This short presentation outlines key results and a summary of lessons from a large pneumonia prevention and control programme in Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Mali, Sudan and Zambia (the 3FM programme), supported by Netherland’s Red Cross. Information on the behaviour change communication (BCC) process is included, as well as communication methods and key ingredients for success.

  • Behaviour change
  • Localisation
  • Pneumonia

9 June 2022

The behaviour change communication (BCC) process

Type:

Video

Organization:

Netherlands Red Cross, BEE Environmental Communication

This video takes you through the steps used as part of a large pneumonia prevention and control programme in Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Mali, Sudan and Zambia, to facilitate behaviour change. The centre of the approach was to motivate people to act by changing their behaviour, and building individual, family and community support systems around them. This method can be applied to other areas of work, not only health.

  • Children
  • Community-led solutions
  • Localisation
  • Traditional beliefs

7 March 2022

Breaking the silos in community-driven epidemic preparedness

Type:

Case Study

Organization:

Cameroon Red Cross, IFRC, Kenya Red Cross, Croix-rouge du Congo, Uganda Red Cross, US AID

A case study on IFRC’s Community Epidemic and Pandemic Preparedness Program (CP3) which applies a model of community engagement and participation, engaging both national and local leaders and influencers to drive locally-led change, strengthening their ability to prevent, detect and respond to disease threats before they become outbreaks.

  • Epidemic control
  • Health communications
  • Mobile cinema
  • Preparedness
  • Radio
  • Vaccines

21 February 2022

Mobile cinema training materials

Type:

Training Material

Organization:

IFRC

An agenda, presentations and materials to deliver a four-day training, including practical exercise, on using mobile cinema for social and behaviour change. Materials are from trainings delivered in East Africa with Rwanda and Burundi Red Cross Societies.

  • Mobile cinema
  • Training

15 April 2020

Mobile Cinema in Sierra Leone

Type:

Tool

Organization:

IFRC

A mid-term review of the mobile cinema used in the cholera response in Sierra Leone as part of a Community Engagement and Accountability programme.

  • Cholera
  • Drama
  • Feedback
  • Information as aid
  • Participation
  • Video

15 April 2020

Mobile cinema nightly review sheet

Type:

Tool

Organization:

IFRC

A reviewing material relating to the use of mobile cinema and community drama as part of a Community Engagement and Accountability programme.

  • Communication
  • Drama
  • Feedback
  • Film
  • Information as aid
  • Participation
  • Technology