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Go old school!

Delhi is doing recorded public announcements using small cars in vernacular languages to spread information and what to do if symptoms occur

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Going old school and using traditional methods of communication needs effort. It is not as simple as uploading a post on social media. Since this kind of communication is more expensive, the governments are best equipped. Transmission of information as mentioned above, will make sure there is right information and a call of action so that people can reach out to authorities when need be. I found it effective because (a) it was in hindi (b) the cars went around in small bylanes (c) it was verified information 

it should be done more frequently though

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

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

Made me wash my hands more. Came from the fact that if government is going to this extent, it is important

Did you share this information with your network?

  • No

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • Local Government
  • National Government
  • News: Television
  • Social Media
  • Employer

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

people who think "this cant happen to us". they are not restricted to a section or a profession. they exist across the cross section of the society. they are a danger!

What is your current profession?

HR

In what city are you located?

New Delhi

In what country are you located?

India

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