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I am following this profile called @the_happy_broadcast on Instagram.

Among all the fake news, information that causes paranoia and funny memes,

I found a 'Happier Sunday - Coronavirus Edition' post. It has few slides

1.  'we will never give up!'; Quarantined Italians sing uplifting songs from their balconies to lift their spirits.

2. South Korea reported more recoveries from coronavirus than new infections for the first time since its outbreak.

3. China sends medical experts and 18 tons of medical supplies to support Italy and Spain's flight against coronavirus.

4. The reduction in air pollution in China may have saved the lives of 4000 children under 5 and 73000 adults over 70.

5. Canadas first COVID-19 vaccine made in the University of Saskatchewan is now in testing stages.

6. NBA players are donating money to cover salaries of arena workers amid the COVID-19 shutdown.

7. People are coming together across the U.S. to support local Chinatowns amid Coronavirus prejudice and racism.

Upload or share a link to this resource/message/source of information to share it with others.

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 wanted to make others feel hopeful and confident. 

I may not read the same news out. but I know I can use this time to help someone in times like this by teaching, learning and sharing.

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

Shared the post with my friends.

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • Local Government
  • National Government
  • News: Television
  • News: Digital
  • News: Print
  • News: Radio
  • Social Media
  • WHO (World Health Organization)
  • NGO or Non-profit Organization
  • Word of Mouth
  • SMS Alerts
  • Employer
  • Property managers.

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

The progress we are making. 

The clarifications on whether one will be completely immune once cured. 

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

People in small towns where there are no international airport and where there are less internation travellers.

What is your current profession?

Service Designer

In what city are you located?

Abu Dhabi

In what country are you located?

United Arab Emirates


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