Project

Family Planning Information, Education, and Communication

Project
Family Planning Information, Education, and Communication
Client
USAID Cairo/State Information Service (SIS) – Cairo
Associated Firm
Academy for Educational Development (AED)/USA
Location
Egypt
Type
Management
Sectors
Education
Date
2001-2003
Project Details

TEAM INTERNATIONAL, in conjunction with the Academy for Educational Development (AED)/USA, provided technical assistance to appropriate Egyptian organizations mainly; the State Information Services (SIS) in order to improve the effectiveness of population Information, Education and Communication IE & C, in Egypt.

 

The technical assistance included:

 

  • Assisting the State Information Services (SIS) to improve its management capacity to plan, coordinate with other organizations and implement a comprehensive IE & C Family Planning Strategy.
  • Assisting information, education, and communication user organizations to develop the capacity to assess and express their IE & C needs, and to effectively procure these needs through outside sources such as (SIS) and private advertising agencies.
  • Assisting (SIS) to develop the capacity to respond competitively to the IE & C material needs of other user organizations.
  • Assisting (SIS) to improve its financial management capability.
  • Advise USAID/Cairo regarding its response to request for IEC grant funding, training, and procurement approvals for (SIS) and other Egyptian organizations.