Social and Behavior Change Collection

This is a collection of communication materials (all types of media), tools and resources for social and behavior change to address the COVID-19 pandemic.

January 11, 2021

Return to School Video for Kids

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This video shows a group of students returning to school and expressing concerns about COVID-19. The videos were produced by USAID Kenya and are available in English and Swahili.

Hygiene and Behavior Change Coalition COVID-19 TV Spots

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The Hygiene and Behavior Change Coalition (HBCC) created these spots and produced them in a variety of languages. The videos are available in Arabic, Indonesian, and Indian and African languages.

The HBCC is funded by the Unilever Transform project and the Foreign Commonwealth Development Office.

January 4, 2021

COVID-19 Radio Spots, Indonesia

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These radio spots are intended for the general public, and explain various aspects about dealing with COVID-19. These aspects include mask wearing, physical distancing, handwashing, and adopting new habits. This campaign includes radio spots, video spots, infographics, and a Question and Answer booklet.

Mask Up America Toolkit

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In response to the coronavirus pandemic, The Ad Council, The National Governors Association, the COVID Collaborative and the Infectious Diseases Society of America joined forces to provide consistent messaging to the public on the efficacy and importance of wearing face masks.

December 7, 2020

Masked Indian Comic Superhero Fights COVID-19 Fear

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India’s first female comic superhero Priya, a gang-rape survivor who earlier campaigned against rape, acid attack and sex trafficking, is back to fight disinformation around the COVID-19 pandemic.

In Priya’s Mask, due to be launched on 2 December, the comic crusader joins hands with Jiya, the “Burka Avenger”, a popular character from a Pakistani cartoon show, as the two go about trying to tackle the pandemic – and also the “infodemic”, a major proliferation in fake news surrounding the coronavirus.

Joli Masque

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This video, produced by Development Media International, explains the importance of mask wearing, social distancing and hand washing to slow the spread of coronavirus through a friendly conversation between three men in Côte d’Ivoire. The video is in French with English subtitles.

COVID-19 Health Communication Materials for South Asia

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As we come together to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, we believe that it is vitally important to empower people with the right information and best practices to follow in these challenging times. We hope that these resources are useful for you and your communities.

November 30, 2020

‘Protecting You, Protecting Us’ COVID-19 Campaign Materials, Guyana

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Breakthrough ACTION Guyana’s ‘Protecting you, Protecting us’ COVID-19 campaign produced a set of materials to inform the public about protection from the virus and to bring to their attention other issues regarding COVID-19.

November 24, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Communications Toolkit

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The COVID-19 Testing Communications Toolkit is a free, public resource for anyone looking to communicate the importance of COVID-19 testing to communities. It is designed for use in the US, but can be used for communities in other parts of the world as well.

The toolkit includes evidence-based tutorials, handouts, and image library to help in translating public health goals into motivating, clear messages that educate the public about why, when, and where to get tested, even if they feel healthy.

COVID-19 and Breastfeeding Mothers

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This tweet from Jhpiego quotes the World Health Organization’s recommendations for pregnant women and breastfeeding women during the time of COVID-19.

The recommendations include receiving routine care, breastfeeding counseling, and practicing good hygiene routines.

Infographics on COVID-19 and Immunization

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These infographics from the World Health Organization address the importance of continuing to obtain regular immunizations during the time of COVID-19. These are part of a series of infographics from WHO which can be found on the same page.

Infographics on COVID-19 and Mental Health

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These infographics from the World Health Organization address issues of mental health during the time of COVID-19. These are part of a series of infographics from WHO which can be found on the same page.

Infographics on Addressing COVID-19 Social Stigma and Discrimination

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These infographics from the World Health Organization address issues of social stigma and discrimination around COVID-19. These are part of a series of infographics from WHO which can be found on the same page.

Infographics on COVID-19 and Public Transport

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These infographics from the World Health Organization instruct the public about safe practices when using public transport during the time of COVID-19. These are part of a series of infographics from WHO which can be found on the same page.

Infographics on COVID-19 and Ramadan

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These infographics from the World Health Organization instruct the public about safe practices during the time of COVID-19 when observing Ramadan. These are part of a series of infographics from WHO which can be found on the same page.

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