José Paulo de Araújo has been working in the communication field for over 30 years, with experience in seven countries from three different continents, where he has supported interventions with high social impact. Some of his projects includes the reduction the infant mortality rate by 1/3 in three years; the universalization of primary school in a period of three years; the increase of birth registration from 8% to 40% in a five-years period; the eradication of polio in two countries; the reduction of homicide rate by 16% in one year; the reduction of malaria cases by 1/3 in five-years period.






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 Languages: Portuguese, Spanish, English

Academic Degrees: Masters on Communication for Development and Specialization on Social Mobilisaiton

Countries worked:Brazil, Mozambique, Bangladesh, Angola, Botswana, Venezuela, Equatorial Guinea, Nicaragua, Ethiopia and Cape Verde

Technical/Program Areas of Expertise:  Adolescent Development & Participation, Child Protection, Child Rights, Communications, Communication for Development, Early Childhood Development, Education, HIV/AIDS, Health, Maternal, newborn, & child health (MNCH), Polio and other disease outbreaks, Immunization, Social protection & Policy, Sustainable development, Violence against children, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)