• Recognizing Excellence in Health Communication
  • Communicating for better health
  • Creating opportunities for Knowledge exchange
  • Sharing Knowledge to improve lives
  • Strengthening capacity in health and development Communication
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Our Core activities

Annual Awards

The Awards recognize outstanding contributions made by organizations in strengthening and popularizing strategic communication as health & dev't tool. Read More

Annual Practicum

A blend of theory and practice, the Practicums provide a mechanism for learning and sharing practical experiences amongst health communication practitioners. Read More

Universities Program

AfriComNet partners with Universities and Training institutions in Africa to develop and offer short competence based courses in health and development communication. Read More

Knowledge Management

Knowledge Management is a systematic practice of collecting information and connecting people to it so they can act effectively. Read More

AfriComNet Updates


AfriComNet Health Communication Awards 2015 - the shortlist

The shortlist for the 2015 AfriComNet annual Awards for Excellence in Health Communication is out, following a judges meeting held 4-6 May in Kampala, Uganda. Ten finalists were shortlisted in five categories out of the 47 nominations received for this year’s awards.


AfriComNet holds third Uganda learning forum on Designing effective SBCC campaigns

Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) is a process and not an Event. This was the key message at the third Uganda Learning forum held on May 14, 2015 at the Golf Course Hotel in Uganda. Organized by AfriComNet and the Communication for Health Communities (CHC), the forum focused on the theme “How to design and implement effective Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Campaigns”  


AfriComNet is Secretariat for Anglophone Africa Springboard for Health Communication

AfriComNet was selected by the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) to serve as the secretariat for the Anglophone African Springboard for Health Communication, an online platform for exchange among health and social development communication practitioners. The online platform reinforces and is reinforced by existing face to face communities and activities.


AfriComNet Secretariat Coordinator needed

The African Network for Strategic Communication in Health and Development (AfriComNet) is a regional association of health and development communication practitioners, who reside, work or have a primary interest in Africa. AfriComNet is recruiting a Secretariat Coordinator who will be based in Kampala. DOWNLOAD DETAILS