Coronavirus (1321) COVID-19 communication and community engagement (6) Who, why and how to communicate about COVID-19 vaccines.

9 July, 2021

The latest webinar from WHO Information Network for Epidemics (EPI-WIN) took place on 8 July and is now available to view. The webinar reinforces throughout the importance of building trust...

'WHO, UNICEF and Religions for Peace are pleased to invite you to Webinar 3 of the joint series. During this webinar we discuss why trusted voices are important during crises; how to address or respond to current questions about COVID-19 vaccines and the role of faith leaders in supporting vaccine uptake in their communities.'


Melinda Frost (MA, MPH) Translate Science Team Lead, COVID-19 Response, World Health Organization, Geneva

Leilia Dore (MPH) Technical Consultant for Risk Communications and Community Engagement, COVID-19 Vaccines, World Health Organization, Geneva


“The overriding goal for outbreak communications is to communicate with the public in ways that build, maintain or restore Trust.”

WHO Outbreak Communication Guidelines, 2005

Neil Pakenham-Walsh, HIFA Coordinator,