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Corona Calculator

A tool to help you understand how your actions affect the spread of coronavirus in your community

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We wanted to make our co-workers more sensitive about what impact it will have if they maintain the same level of social interactions. We've built a tool to let them play with the number of contacts they might have and how it directly has an impact on the propagation. 


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https://corona-calculator.herokuapp.com/

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

In what ways did you change your behaviors as a result of this resource?

I stopped going out for coffees or meeting colleagues to work remote. 

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

We shared it to our company through slack, and our network through linkedin! Facebook suppressed all our posts. 

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • National Government
  • WHO (World Health Organization)

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

The real impact of social distanciation VS complete isolation. 

What populations or personas are not currently being addressed with today’s COVID-19 information?

Homeless people and people that have no home. They already are in unstable position, and now they see governments requiring everyone to stay safe at home, but in the context of having no place to go, it's a nightmare. They are also seeing the help and resource on the terrain be reduced and eventually completely stopped, but they are counting on those to survive. 

What is your current profession?

Design researcher

In what city are you located?

Montreal

In what country are you located?

Canada

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Hi Claudel, this is a great tool to help people see the impact of daily interactions. Well done. In the meantime, I am sharing it will friends and family. All the best Malek.

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