The World Bank Service Delivery Indicators

(www.sdindicators.org)

Another Option has provided strategic communication and technical support to World Banks Service Delivery Indicators Initiative, a unique 10-year program that measures the service delivery indicators in the health and education sectors in more than 10 African countries. In addition to developing the SDI website, Another Option is providing assistance in social and digital-media, message development, and technical support on country launches and media outreach. The program runs through the summer of 2014.

Tags: Communication, Branding, Digital-and Social Media, Message Development, Research, Indicators

Sectors: Health and Education

Countries: Global, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, Tanzania, Senegal, Togo

The World Bank Gender-focus and Social Inclusion for Nutrition- and Food-Security in Hills and Terai of Nepal.

Another Option LLC and its Nepal partner, Right Direction Nepal, designed and conducted gender-focused qualitative research on breastfeeding and infant and young child feeding in the hills and terai of Nepal. The research findings will be used to design messages and materials for an effective Behavior Change Communication activity targeted to mothers, fathers, and mothers-in-law. The project runs through the summer of 2014.

Tags: Qualitative Research, Nutrition, Gender, Behavior Change Communication, Social Marketing

Sectors: Food Security, Nutrition Security, Gender

Country: Nepal

USAID Office of Global Development Alliance (GDA) and Girl Rising Country Partnership

Another Option provided technical assistance in developing the proposal, designing the BCC country interventions and assisting with implementation planning for the Girl Rising Country Partnership in India, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Nigeria. This gender-focused public-private partnership initiative is to encourage and increase girls’ education. The project ran from October 2013 to February 2014.

Tags: Gender, Education, Public Private Partnership, Branding, Communication

Sector: Education

Countries: Nigeria, India, DRC

Tanzania Marketing and Communication (T-MARC)

A Tanzania-based social marketing and behavior change organization that specializes in a wide range of health and development issues is one of our newer clients. Another Option is providing technical assistance in new business development. AO is identifying new funders and donors among governments, foundations, and institutions as well as compatible strengths and services T-MARC can provide.

Tags: New Business, Strategic Communication, Positioning

Sectors: Health, Food-Security, Water and Sanitation

Country: Tanzania

UNAIDS Secretariat

Another Option will develop annual communication and public relation tools for the UNAIDS Communications and Global Advocacy Office. This is a three year contract.

Tags: Communication, Public Relations, HIV and AIDS, Advocacy, Writing and Editing

Country: Global

USAID Restoring the Environment through Prosperity, Livelihoods, and Conserving Ecosystems

As a member of dTS’s winning consortium, Another Option will be the technical lead in behavior change and communication in country projects. REPLACE is a five-year program running through 2019.

Tags: Behavior Change and Communication, Research, M&E, Strategic Design, Social and Digital Communication

Sector: Environment

Countries: Global and TBN

Insight Group – Amman, Jordan and Erbil, Iraq

Another Option provided communication technical assistant to the Insight Group that is designing communication messages and materials for the Primary Health Care Project in Iraq. The focus was on demand creation of services and products as part of the health services strengthening in Iraq.

Tags: Health Care Strengthening, Health Services, Demand Creation, Behavior Change

Sector: Health

Countries: Iraq