COVID-19 Stigma & Discrimination: Should we be scared of people who have had COVID-19?

Resource details

Resource details

Resource type: Factsheet

Organisation: IFRC, UNICEF, WHO

Region: Africa

Category: COVID-19

Tags: Africa, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Disease, Emergencies, Health, Health communications, Rumours, Stigma

Publication year: 2020

Language: English

Description

Description

This factsheet explains the recovery process from COVID-19, including how long you are infectious for, how we should treat people who have had the virus, the risks of stigmatising or discriminating against people and how people can stay safe and protect themselves from catching the virus.