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.'

Panelists:

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

View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qy1hbhJrc-c

“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, neil@hifa.org www.hifa.org