Promoting the exchange of verified information, co-creation of impactful actions and broadcasting of ideas, resources and information.
The best source is El Avispero since it's a network that has more than 1.400 agents of change and organizations that are sharing and verifying information around measurements taken by the local government. Also, the actions taken by world leaders are being verified and shared for guidance and inspiration. One of the organizations leading the verification process is Colombiacheck by releasing a special edition for COVID-19 fact checking amongst other tools and resources.
In what ways did you change your behaviors as a result of this resource?
Started sharing verified information and ideas to cope with the quarantine.
In what ways did you share this information?
Broadcasting information is an essential outcome of El Avispero since we aim to inform and open the scope of knowledge about the situation, actions through the quarantine, and possible actions to counteract or avoid the virus. El Avispero’s outreach is above 1 million people on social media and other channels so the responsibility and need for information are higher. Sharing and elevating actions and initiatives led by civil society is needed more than ever.
What information do you feel you are missing about COVID-19?
Diagnosis, recovery rates, how to handle a quarantine (economically, socially, mentally)
What populations or personas are not currently being addressed with today’s COVID-19 information?
Rural population with no access to internet and other sources of information.