The Think Tank Initiative’s Policy Engagement and Communications Program is hosting a Virtual Write Shop on “Writing News Releases that Make an Impact.”
Knowing your audience
Not everyone will find your research useful. You need to know who your audience is and what information they need in order to communicate with them effectively.
Costantine Shirati, Communications Officer at the Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Research Organization (Tanzania) shares reflections on the role of information partners in supporting policy influence.
Paula Fray outlines four critical questions which think tanks and other organizations should answer when seeking to engage the media around policy research in the African context.
There have been a number of posts on Research to Action about researchers and journalists working together to communicate development…
This paper discusses APHRC’s experience in working with the media to promote reporting on health research in general, and its…
Susanna Thorp from Wren Media talks about network building with researchers in the global south.