CICAD is collaborating with Claremont Graduate University (CGU) in the United States to deliver one of the leading online certificate programs for the study of media-based prevention science. Course participants build their knowledge and skills in the use of media in substance use prevention. 

Objectives
  • Provide guidance to course participants once they graduate to monitor implementation of the campaigns they developed during the course. 
  • Give professionals in the region the knowledge they need to conduct media-based prevention programs.
  • Improve the impact of media-based substance use prevention campaigns in communities in the Americas.
Activities
  • Select candidates who meet all of the requirements to participate in the media-based prevention program.
  • Support the participants as they implement their media-based campaigns in communities of OAS member states.
Beneficiary Countries
Barbados
Barbados
Brazil
Brazil
Colombia
Colombia
Peru
Peru
Team
Jimena Kalawski
Chief of the Demand Reduction Unit
Alfonso Abarca
Specialist
José Luis Vazquez
Specialist
Andrea Escobar
Senior Program Officer
Isabella Araújo
Senior Program Officer
María Virginia García
Program Officer
Strategic Partners