GDNet produced, in collaboration with CommsConsult, a series of handouts on how to use media to communicate research outputs. These cover the following topics:
- What is the media and how does it work?
- How to make news
- Researchers making news
- Writing a press release
- DFID’s approach to communicating research: ten principles and eight lessons
- Making the most of media encounters
- Interviews with the media
- Writing for the media
GDNet. Top Tips - Research Communication: Using Media to Communicate Research Outputs. Global Development Network (GDNet), New Delhi, India (2011) 15 pp.