Novel coronavirus (121) Debunking fake information about COVID-19

14 March, 2020

Debunking fake information about COVID-19

Dear all,

Here is a press release from the UK’s Department of International Development which you may find interesting. You will see that Evidence Aid is one of the partners on the project.

Best wishes,


Claire Allen

Operations Manager

Evidence Aid: Championing evidence-based humanitarian action.

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HIFA profile: Claire Allen is Operations Manager at Evidence Aid, UK. Professional interests: Evidence Aid ( provides evidence for people in disaster preparedness and response to make better decisions. Areas of interest = humanitarian crises, natural disasters and major healthcare emergencies (disaster = when a country is unable to cope with the disaster/crisis or emergency). She is a member of the HIFA Working Group on Access to Health Research. Email: callen AT