Food Security and Nutrition Network

Social and Behavioral Change

This forum is for discussions related to integrating social and behavioral change activities into food security projects.

If you're interested in this topic, then you might find these useful:

  • Task Force. Learn more about the Social and Behavioral Change Task Force. >>
  • Resource Library. View resources for social and behavioral change implementers. >>

More than 100 food security implementers have now been training with the new FSN Network approved Multisectoral Designing...

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Congratulations to the SBC Task Force!

Posted: 10 Jan 2017 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 10 Jan 2017 by by ysongowilliams

The top 3 downloads from the resource library were all SBC resources, and recommended by the Task Force. Task...

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How are you using the SBC Core Competencies?

Posted: 7 Sep 2016 by mdecoster
Last Post: 7 Sep 2016 by by mdecoster

Hi everyone!  From time to time I hear from someone about how you've been using the SBC core competencies that the...

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Make Stress Your Friend

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 by mdecoster
Last Post: 27 Jul 2016 by by mdecoster

Hi all, I'm reading the best book, by behavioral psychologist, Kelly McGonigal, called The Upside of Stress: Why...

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New SBC Specialists have joined The TOPS Program

Posted: 31 Mar 2016 by mdecoster
Last Post: 31 Mar 2016 by by mdecoster

Claire Boswell and Kim Buttonow have just joined the SBC team with The TOPS Program. Many of you already know them. They...

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The other night I was listening to a podcast from NPR, and was reminded how much I like Christakis’ work. You might like...

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Feeling out perceptions during emergencies

Posted: 19 Feb 2016 by fmayrand
Last Post: 7 Mar 2016 by by joanjenn

Hello fellow SBCers! I am Francis, and I am working with International Medical Corps, part of the Global Technical Surge...

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Nudge theory -- World Bank Study in Madagascar

Posted: 7 Mar 2016 by mdecoster
Last Post: 7 Mar 2016 by by mdecoster

SBC specialists will be interested to read this article: http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-...

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F2F and the local host, Feed the Future-funded Bangladesh Women’s Empowerment Activity (WEA), are seeking a volunteer...

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Behavior Change in Health Care Providers (WASH)

Posted: 27 Apr 2015 by mbahoshy
Last Post: 4 May 2015 by by Lenette

Dear All, I have currently been tasked with strengthening the behavioural component to our work addressing WASH in...

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Depression, fatalism, learned helplessness and aspirations failure can prevent people from believing that they can change...

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How many contact points for Behaviour Change?

Posted: 29 Jul 2014 by gillianmc
Last Post: 11 Aug 2014 by by tdavismph

Dear FSN community of practice,While we all know that behaviour change takes a long time, and that no intervention is "...

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Great TEDx talk on Behaviour Change!

Posted: 15 May 2014 by gillianmc
Last Post: 19 May 2014 by by mdecoster

Please follow this link to a 18-minute TEDx talk about behaviour change by Jeni Cross of the Sociology department of...

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