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Community acceptance of COVID-19 and demystifying stigma in a severely affected population in Ghana

The authors of this study conducted a cross-sectional study to assess stigma among the Tema community, then identified and implemented interventions to demystify COVID-19 stigma. They interviewed positive cases, their contacts, contact tracers, case management team members, and community members who shared their first hand experiences and knowledge on the current pandemic.

Source: Community acceptance of COVID-19 and demystifying stigma in a severely affected population in Ghana