As a passionate educator, a prolific writer and a voracious reader, I have been fortunate enough to have some of my work published globally via various employers and clients. Check out the titles below for more information - several of the titles are linked to the actual content. Just click on the titles below.
Supervised/Co-wrote full approach & package of evidence-focused Community Based Health and First Aid, a human-centered design, behaviour change-based approach and toolkit for health promotion at community level. Wrote 90% of the content, piloted all modules in 43 countries. Used in over 154 countries with over 7 million volunteers and 100,000 million beneficiaries, eCBHFA is IFRC's flagship community-based health programme.
Core and technical health competency set was developed to quantify necessary competencies for a field health response and improve quality and accountability. The matrix and applicable tools also developed and in use globally.
Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya Prevention Toolkit
Toolkit and guide for schools and communities on Zika, Chikungunya and Dengue prevention using behaviour change approach, 2017.
Riding the Pachyderm Path
A little story about the Rider, the Elephant and the Path in every one of us which illustrates why we make all those well-meaning plans to change our habits for the better and then fail again and again. A path to understand why we do the things we do, 2015.
The Healthy Lifestyles Module includes an implementation guide, facilitator's guide, volunteer manual and community toolkit.
Two manuals provide instructions & materials to conduct a 3 day training course for trainers (ToT) and a 2 day training course for community-based volunteers on BCC. IFRC, 2009.
The Training Guide prepares supervisors at the community level to effectively supervise and retain volunteers.
Noncommunicable Diseases &Youth
Health Lifestyles for Youth Peer educator guide, lesson plans for teachers, toolkit and behaviour change guide, Philippines Red Cross/ Danish Red Cross/IFRC, 2018 .
Behaviour Change Framework
A guide for community teams to identify the problems at the root cause and apply behaviour change interventions towards greater likelihood of behaviour change success, IFRC, 2016,
Lesson plans across the curriculum for teachers & community members who want to teach about global poverty and engage students in reaching the 2015 MDGs. UNDP, 2008.
Using Deliberate Techniques to Teach Financial Literacy
Designed for busy teachers who want to bring innovation and participatory teaching techniques into their classroom to make Financial Literacy come alive. IDEA, 2008
Using Deliberative Techniques in the EFL Classroom
Designed for busy teachers who want to bring innovation and participatory teaching techniques into their classroom to make EFL come alive. IDEA, 2006
Companion piece to the Discovering the World through Debate text. Provides lesson plans for a 12-week course.
Designed for busy teachers who want to bring innovation and participatory teaching techniques into their classroom to make U.S. History come alive.
Peace Responsiveness Facility online course
Identifying Soft Skills for Youth in USAID Programming Training Package
Dexis / USAID
Public Health in Emergencies Training Curriculum,
Finnish/Norwegian Red Cross, 2016
101: Corruption Prevention course & 201:Corruption Prevention for Managers course
Community Engagement Manual and Training Curriculum, IFRC, 2016.
Author: HIV Prevention Curriculum for Vulnerable Haitian Youth, American Red Cross, 2013.
Co-Lead: One Health Competency Matrix and Curriculum, USAID, 2012
Co-Author: RDRT Training curriculum package, Asia Pacific, 2013.
SME /Author: IFRC Global Health Team Training & Learning Strategy,
IFRC Secretariat, 2012.
Author: Promoting Psychosocial Support Across the Curriculum,
Sri Lanka Ministry of Education, 2008.
Co-Presenter: Measuring Behaviour Change in Community-Based WASH Interventions, Cambodian Red Cross/IFRC.
Social and Behaviour Change Communication Conference, Marrakech, Morocco, 2021.
Presenter: Strategies to reduce children’s vulnerability to climate change and disasters through stronger preparedness systems, HNPW, 2020
Presenter: Reducing the health risks of disasters, Health and Climate Change Conference, Cannes, France, 2019.
Researcher/Author: Behaviour Change in Irish Prisons, Presented at the SBCC Global Conference in Denpasar, Indonesia, 2018.
Researcher/Author: IFRC Humanitarian Health Competency Matrix, Presented at the 2015 World Congress on Disaster & Emergency Medicine in Toronto, Canada, 2017
Researcher/Author: A Review of Competency Models and Tools Towards an Improved Humanitarian Health Response, University of Manchester, 2016.
Researcher/Co-Author: Public Health in Emergencies Core Competencies, IFRC, 2014. Presented at the 2015 World Congress on Disaster & Emergency Medicine in Capetown, South Africa.
Researcher / Co-Author: One Health Core Competencies, USAID, 2012.
Researcher/Author: IFRC Global Health Team Behaviour Change Framework,
SME / Author / Editor: English for Eritrea (Levels 1-6), Eritrea Ministry Press, 2004.
Researcher/Author: The State of Special Education in our Nation's Charter Schools. Loyola University, 2002.
Curriculum Writer / Co-Author: National Science curriculum (Levels 1-3),
Antigua, West Indies, 1992-1994