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We need washing points!

As a first step to prevention, having washing points at as many places in your area will help and encourage everyone to keep hygiene.

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Kerala government started implimenting washing points at different places in kerala. This will definitely help to reduce the infection by helping and encouraging others to do hand wash, where previously it was not available. These places can be a train station, market area, bus stand, and any other place where people gather or interact due to necessity.

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

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

In this case, it helps everyone to keep their hygiene.
I started encouraging the same to family and friends.

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

Whatsapp

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • Local Government
  • News: Television
  • News: Digital
  • Social Media
  • Word of Mouth
  • SMS Alerts
  • Employer

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

Children, Old people.

What is your current profession?

Product Designer (UX)

In what city are you located?

Kerala

In what country are you located?

India

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Hi Afsal cmk  welcome to the challenge. I like that the idea of installing washing points as it drives people to take action after hearing the messages. I'm based out of Nairobi and we have seen the government do the same. I'm curious your thoughts on how to make this a sustained behaviour among the people

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