Nota Técnica: Consideraciones para la Comunicación Sobre las Vacunas Contra el COVID-19

A medida que alrededor del mundo se están administrando las vacunas contra el COVID-19, algunos países y localidades están desarrollando estrategias de comunicación de riesgo y participación comunitaria (Risk Communication and Community Engagement, RCCE) y planificando campañas para promover la aceptación y recepción de las vacunas. Para apoyar dichos esfuerzos, esta nota técnica proporciona un resumen de los siguientes aspectos:

  • Pasos para desarrollar una estrategia de RCCE
  • Consideraciones adicionales para la comunicación sobre las vacunas
  • Manejo de información errónea y rumores

Source: Nota Técnica: Consideraciones para la Comunicación Sobre las Vacunas Contra el COVID-19

    Communication sur les Vaccins Contre la COVID-19 : Dossier Technique

    Alors que les nations de par le monde déploient les vaccins contre la COVID-19, les pays et les localités élaborent des stratégies de communication des risques et d’engagement communautaire (CREC) et planifient des campagnes pour promouvoir le recours à la vaccination et son acceptation. Pour soutenir ces efforts, le présent dossier technique offre un aperçu des points suivants :

    • Étapes de l’élaboration d’une stratégie de CREC
    • Autres considérations relatives à la communication sur les vaccins
    • Stratégies de gestion des rumeurs et des informations

    COVID-19-Related Misinformation on Social Media: A Systematic Review

    This review focuses on misinformation that appeared early in the pandemic. During this phase, little was known about the virus, such as how it spread or how infected people could be treated most effectively.

    Source: COVID-19-Related Misinformation on Social Media: A Systematic Review

      COVID-19 Vaccination Training Compendium

      This website provides health departments and their staff with training resources and expert guidance to effectively communicate about COVID-19 disease and vaccination to partners, other health jurisdictions, and members of the public.

      Source: COVID-19 Vaccination Training Compendium

        The Role of The Communication Discipline to Tackle COVID-19: Interrogating Positive Deviances and Critical Discourses

        As we deal with the complexities of this global health calamity and prepare for a post-COVID-19 world order, we believe that the discipline of communication is making, and will make, an invaluable contribution. In this spirit, as editors of this special issue of Journal of Creative Communications devoted to COVID-19, we are delighted to present this disciplinary offering that is rich in scope, international in nature, and theoretically and conceptually insightful in its tapestry.

        Source: The Role of The Communication Discipline to Tackle COVID-19: Interrogating Positive Deviances and Critical Discourses

          How to use a pulse oximeter

          This easy to understand infographic explains a pulse oximeter and illustrates the steps to use the device to measure oxygen level.  The infographic is developed my Angshuman Kashyap who is a public health communication professional and an artist who creates and shares easy to understand health infographics on his social media pages (Instagram: @angshumankas).

          Source: How to use a pulse oximeter

          Double Masking for COVID-19

          This easy to understand infographic emphasizes on the use of double mask and its importance. The infographic is developed my Angshuman Kashyap who is a public health communication professional and an artist who creates and shares easy to understand health infographics on his social media pages (Instagram: @angshumankas).

          Source: Double Masking for COVID-19

          COVID-19 and Mental Health

          This Instagram post explains steps on how to take care of your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

          Source: COVID-19 and Mental Health

            Vaccines, Pregnancy, Menstruation, Lactation and Fertility

            This 5 minute video is part of the World Health Organization (WHO) “Science in 5” series of short videos to educate the public and professional world about important issues related to COVID-19.

            In this episode, Dr. Soumya Swaminathan discusses the guidance for vaccination of women with breastfeeding infants, women who are pregnant or planning to get pregnant and women who are menstruating. She also talks about vaccines and fertility.

            Source: Vaccines, Pregnancy, Menstruation, Lactation and Fertility

              Nudges, vaccination psychology and messaging

              The Washington Post conducted research which showed that using various text messages increased vaccine uptake. The same strategy could be used by state health departments to encourage teenagers and adults to schedule an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine.

              Source: Nudges, vaccination psychology and messaging