Information, Education & Communication

IEC interventions are a vital part of any health promotion programme because they help
communities to take action to reduce public health risks. An effective IEC intervention
seeks to understand the motivations for behaviour change amongst different target
groups as well as the barriers to change.


Oxfam E-Learning Course: Information, Education and Communication (IEC) in WASH emergencies

UNICEF: Visual Aids Library

Minimum Requirements

IEC materials and activities are an essential component of any WASH programme. WASH staff involved in the development of IEC should: