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Lack information accessible person with disabilities especially deaf!

Must information about COVID-19 are spreading in writing words, which many of us deaf dnt know how to read! Information must be in sign lang

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The best information about corona virus is how to be protected from the , the information was in sign language! I was happy and understand! But the information was not full as I needed 

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 being walk with hands wash spray and I keep wash my hands with soap ever 20mins! At all the time I think about how to be safe and careful 

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

Social media like WhatsApp video call , Facebook 

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • Local Government
  • National Government
  • Social Media
  • Face to face in sign language

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

How to protect love one and the community! How and what to do if I get the COVID-19 and which first aid would I receive before visiting health care 

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

Must of the deaf are left out because there is not information in sign language... not all of us deaf can read and write, or not all of us can access to social media, or Tv! Even if some of us have tv but there is no interpreter! That mean we are not able to access information 

What is your current profession?

Am profession in graphic designer, websites design and I do animation!

In what city are you located?

Kampala

In what country are you located?

Uganda

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https://challenges.openideo.com/challenge/covid-19-communication-inspiration-challenge/inspiration/supporting-people-living-with-rheumatic-diseases

https://challenges.openideo.com/challenge/covid-19-communication-inspiration-challenge/inspiration/access-to-covid-19-information-to-vulnerable-groups

https://challenges.openideo.com/challenge/covid-19-communication-inspiration-challenge/inspiration/lack-information-accessible-person-with-disabilities-especially-deaf

https://challenges.openideo.com/challenge/covid-19-communication-inspiration-challenge/inspiration/support-for-those-with-preconditions-to-avoid-covid-19-complications