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Access to information about COVID-19

Description of how communities are able to get verified timely information about the virus

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There is a ussd short code started by the ministry of health, as well as a toll free number which can provide accurate and timely information about the virus. The same also gives current information about the spread and how to practice safety measures to prevent the spread of the virus

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

Social media

Word of mouth

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • National Government
  • News: Television
  • News: Digital
  • Social Media
  • WHO (World Health Organization)
  • Word of Mouth

What information do you feel you are missing about COVID-19?

Prevention strategies effectiveness 

In what city are you located?

Nairobi

In what country are you located?

Kenya

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Thanks for sharing your inspiration Denis Birundu . Feel free to explore ideas , experiences and inspirations shared by other community members for the challenge/