COVID-19

COVID-19 has been declared a global health emergency. Trusted, clear and effective communication and engagement approaches are critical to ensure that fear, panic and rumours do not undermine response efforts and lead to COVID-19 to spread even more quickly.

You can use the tools and resources in this section to incorporate community engagement and accountability into your COVID-19 operations.

Please regularly check the WHO site for the latest information on COVID-19: https://www.epi-win.com/

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29 June 2020

Ask Dr Ben factsheet #12 (29 June)

Type:

Factsheet

Organisation:

IFRC

This factsheet accompanies the feedback report by addressing the top 4 to 5 questions and rumours posed by communities. It is designed to help NSs tackle key questions and rumours in an accurate and precise manner.

  • Africa
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19

29 June 2020

Weekly community feedback report #12 (29 June)

Type:

Publication

Organisation:

IFRC

Each week, the IFRC Africa Regional office will analyse feedback collected by National Societies across Africa. This includes the beliefs, fears, rumours, questions and suggestions people have about COVID-19 and about the humanitarian response.

  • Africa
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19

29 June 2020

Practical guidance for RCCE for Refugees, Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), migrants, and host communities particularly vulnerable to COVID-19 pandemic

Type:

Publication

Organisation:

IFRC

This practical guidance is designed to assist programme specialists to implement COVID19 RCCE activities for and with refugees, IDPs, migrants and host communities vulnerable to the pandemic. This guidance was produced by the RCCE Interagency working group.

  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Disease

24 June 2020

Tips for volunteers on conducting face-to-face community meetings during COVID-19

Type:

Infographic

Organisation:

IFRC

An infographic providing tips on how to safely engage with communities while conducting face-to-face meetings during COVID-19.

  • Community
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19

22 June 2020

Ask Dr Ben factsheet #11 (17 June)

Type:

Factsheet

Organisation:

IFRC

This factsheet accompanies the feedback report by addressing the top 4 to 5 questions and rumours posed by communities. It is designed to help NSs tackle key questions and rumours in an accurate and precise manner.

  • Africa
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19

22 June 2020

Weekly community feedback report #11 (17 June)

Type:

Publication

Organisation:

IFRC

Each week, the IFRC Africa Regional office will analyse feedback collected by National Societies across Africa. This includes the beliefs, fears, rumours, questions and suggestions people have about COVID-19 and about the humanitarian response.

  • Africa
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19

17 June 2020

ToT webinar on risk communication/CEA during COVID-19 (audio)

Type:

Webinar

Organisation:

IFRC

A training of trainers (ToT) webinar on risk communication/community engagement and accountability during COVID-19. This document contains the webinar's presentation audio. Please see the previous resource tile for the webinar's slides.

  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Epidemics

17 June 2020

ToT webinar on risk communication/CEA during COVID-19 (slides)

Type:

Webinar

Organisation:

IFRC

A training of trainers (ToT) webinar on risk communication/community engagement and accountability during COVID-19. This document contains the webinar's presentation slides. Please see the next resource tile for the webinar's audio.

  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Epidemics

17 June 2020

COVID-19 analysis #3

Type:

Publication

Organisation:

IFRC

This document contains Risk Communication, Community Engagement and Accountability (CEA) recommendations based on an interdisciplinary review of literature related to COVID-19. This includes a scan of literature from the fields of social science, design, futures and other research fields with a focus on literature on Asia Pacific.

  • Asia Pacific
  • Attitudes
  • Coronavirus

17 June 2020

COVID-19 analysis #2

Type:

Report

Organisation:

IFRC

This document contains Risk Communication, Community Engagement and Accountability (CEA) recommendations based on an interdisciplinary review of literature related to COVID-19. This includes a scan of literature from the fields of social science, design, futures and other research fields with a focus on literature on Asia Pacific.

  • Asia Pacific
  • Attitudes
  • Coronavirus

17 June 2020

COVID-19 analysis #1

Type:

Report

Organisation:

IFRC

This document contains Risk Communication, Community Engagement and Accountability (CEA) recommendations based on an interdisciplinary review of literature related to COVID-19. This includes a scan of literature from the fields of social science, design, futures and other research fields with a focus on literature on Asia Pacific. on literature on Asia Pacific.

  • Asia Pacific
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19

15 June 2020

Ask Dr Ben factsheet #10 (10 June)

Type:

Factsheet

Organisation:

IFRC

This factsheet accompanies the feedback report by addressing the top 4 to 5 questions and rumours posed by communities. It is designed to help NSs tackle key questions and rumours in an accurate and precise manner.

  • Africa
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19