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Communicating and Managing Uncertainty in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Quick Guide   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Document: "[1] Uncertainty is inevitable. A pandemic like COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] has not been seen in a century, and much remains unknown and evolving about the situation and the virus that causes it. [2] Uncertainty leads to fear, panic and loss of trust among people. [3] Risk communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) research identifies tactics to communicate and manage uncertainty effectively by building public trust in health authorities and gaining adherence to health recommendations."

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How to Communicate Uncertainty at a Time of Transition in the COVID-19 Pandemic. SEARO RCCE Webinar. 18 May 2020
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2020-05-27
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World Health Organization
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World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/
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