September 23, 2022

COVID-19 Radio Spot – Phase 1

Radio/Audio Spots

These are messaging developed by Breakthrough ACTION South Sudan and approved by RCCE to be aired by the Radio Stations (Eye Radio/Media) to provide COVID-19 Vaccination information to the general public. The messaging developed into 5 languages (Arabic, Azande, Bari, English and Lotuko).

An exploratory study of social media users’ engagement with COVID-19 vaccine-related content

Reports and Studies

This exploratory study wants to understand the communication climate of Facebook on the COVID-19 vaccine issue, including the nature of dominant content and users’ engagement patterns with them.

Factors influencing COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and hesitancy among rural community in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional survey based study

Reports and Studies

This study aims to investigate COVID-19 vaccine acceptance intention and to identify the potential factors influencing vaccine acceptance and hesitancy among the rural community in Bangladesh.

Considerations for Integrating COVID-19 Vaccination into Immunization Programmes and Primary Health Care for 2022 and beyond

Reports and Studies

This document lays out key programmatic considerations essential for moving from mass campaigns for COVID-19 vaccination to integrating COVID-19 vaccination into immunization programmes, PHC and other relevant health services for 2022 and beyond.

How can community-based youth and women’s organizations in the Eastern and Southern Africa Region support demand for COVID-19 vaccines?

News and UpdatesReports and Studies

Ensuring acceptance and uptake of COVID-19 vaccination at country level is key to successful reduction of transmission and containment of the pandemic. However, introducing any new vaccine – especially with new target populations, through potentially new delivery strategies is challenging.

Data for ACTION RCCE for COVID-19 Vaccine Demand in Eastern and Southern Africa: Special Edition on Adolescents and Youth

News and UpdatesReports and Studies

This is a document explaining the importance of COVID-19 vaccine uptake among adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa, as they make up 70% of the population.

Adapting SBC Programming for MNCH in Nigeria During COVID-19

Reports and StudiesTechnical Briefs

Breakthrough ACTION developed a brief case study capturing adaptations in the MNCH space during COVID-19 drawing from the Breakthrough ACTION Nigeria experience. It includes lessons learned coupled with innovations carried out in light of the lockdown restrictions and as vaccines have rolled out.

Flipchart for Community Engagement and COVID-19


This is a flipchart that will be used by communities to discuss COVID-19 Transmission and prevention and to encourage taking the vaccine. The flipchart will be a virtual guide by showing the illustration to audience and keeping the text pages facing to guide the conversation.

September 22, 2022

Conversation between brothers in law 2

Radio/Audio SpotsSBC CampaignTV spotsVideo

If someone is infected with the coronavirus, there is no reason to panic. Maintain social distance, wash your hands repeatedly with soap, wear your mask properly and don’t listen to rumors.

Conversation between brothers in law 1

Radio/Audio SpotsSBC CampaignTV spotsVideo

If you go outside, maintain social distance, wash your hands repeatedly with soap, wear your mask properly, and don’t listen to rumors.

September 21, 2022

La Voz de los Religiosos Guatemala March-April 2022

Radio/Audio SpotsSBC CampaignTestimonialsTV spotsVideoWeb Resources

The La Voz de los Religiosos campaign in Guatemala aired March through April 2022. The campaign aired six testimonials from prominent religious leaders promoting COVID-19 Vaccination. Testimonials aired on national TV and Radio and were also disseminated on Social Media.

Breakthrough ACTION for COVID-19 campaign through Pharmacies Network

PresentationSBC Campaign

JHCCP /BA COVID-19 is working with mClinica to conduct a campaign to pharmacy staff and pharmacy visitors to reach the elderly and other groups with low vaccination rates.

Public Service Advertisement (PSA) Tactical 1 – Elderly

SBC CampaignTV spotsVideo

The 1st PSA produced for the campaign targeting on communicating the COVID-19 vaccination messaging to Elderly.

Public Service Advertisement (PSA) Tactical 1 – Community

SBC CampaignTV spotsVideo

The 2nd PSA produced for the campaign targeting on communicating the COVID-19 vaccination messaging to Community. The PSA aiming to the community to complete their dose of vaccination.

Get Tested for COVID-19 If You Feel Sick Poster


A poster urging people to get tested for COVID-19 when they feel sick.

September 1, 2022

¡Vacúnate ya contra el COVID y vive calidá! Guatemala Vaccine Campaign May-June 2022

PostersPrintRadio/Audio SpotsSBC CampaignSBC MaterialsTV spotsVideoWeb Resources

The ¡Vacúnate ya contra el Covid y vive calidá! rural COVID-19 communication campaign was launched in 14 municipalities of Huehuetenango, San Marcos, Quiché, and Alta Verapaz.

COVID-19 Vaccination Card Game

SBC CampaignSBC Materials

A card game to test people’s knowledge about the risk factors of COVID-19. It presents various scenarios is which one person is wearing a mask and/or vaccinated and the other person is not and then has the player determine which person is at a higher risk of developing severe COVID-19.

Mapping Access Gaps in COVID-19: Results from 14 Countries and Territories

Reports and Studies

This report, created by Matahari Global Solutions and other partners, explains the results of access gaps in COVID-19 testing and vaccines in 14 countries and territories. Some of the countries and territories include: Bangladesh, DRC, Jamaica, Haiti, Peru, Senegal, and Somalia.

August 31, 2022

Can you breastfeed if you have COVID-19?

InfographicsSBC CampaignVideo

It is completely safe for a mother with confirmed or suspected of COVID-19 to breastfeed.

EU COVAX Response


Since the onset of the pandemic in Ethiopia, the SNNP region was one of the recipients of UNICEF’s response in terms of finance, logistics, and technical support both at the regional health bureau and woreda levels. This was made possible through the funding of The EU Humanitarian Aid fund for UNICEF to reach the vaccine-eligible population residing in the most vulnerable communities across Ethiopia with COVID-19 vaccines and transmit key messages on COVID-19 prevention.

Discrimination, Stigma and COVID-19


The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered social stigma and discriminatory behaviour against persons who have contracted the COVID-19 virus, those who have been in contact with such persons, as well as any person who has been perceived to have come in contact with the virus.


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