Tools and Tips

Use our advocacy toolkit for how-to resources, tips, and tools to make the most of GFCD and our Dance4Demand.

Advocacy Toolkit

Use the steps below and the guides we've created to host an event and share it with the world this Global Female Condom Day.

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Organize your dance event

Need help thinking through planning your Dance4Demand event? This “how-to” guide is designed to help you make the most of your event planning, increase community participation, get media coverage and build on the momentum of your event. Make sure you download our Dance4Demand theme song, "Rise" by Shaprece!

2

Get the talking points

We've put together simple talking points so you can speak confidently about why female condoms are important for your community, as well as why there is a global day of action dedicated to this prevention tool.

3

Use the power of local media

One of the most effective ways to reach a broad audience with this information and advance a female condom advocacy agenda is by harnessing the power of the media. Use these tips to help you garner media coverage for your GFCD event. Download a sample media advisory and a sample press release, then customize them for your event.

4

Engage decision-makers

Global Female Condom Day offers a unique opportunity and platform to lift up female condoms as a high impact prevention tool to the decision-makers in your community. Get our tips on how to use the worldwide momentum and your local event to engage decision makers. Customize our sample letter to invite local decision-makers to your event.

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Use social media to build momentum

Download our social media examples, and post on Facebook, Twitter and other social media services using the hashtags #Dance4Demand #GFCD2015 and #FemaleCondoms. Use this icon as your profile picture, and use our GFCD logo and Dance4Demand logo to add visual interest.

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Share your event

Once you've danced for demand, add your event to our collection from the global community! Make sure you obtain permission from participants to be featured in your images and videos.Then share videos and photos of your dance through Flickr and these social media channels:

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Use the hashtags #Dance4Demand  #GFCD2015  #femalecondoms so we can find your event.

To be featured on our website, send your YouTube video link and photos to GFCD organizers!

Submit Photos and Videos