Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) technical guidance by WHO RCCE action plan: COVID-19 preparedness - Page 23

Annex 6 – List of general information Obtaining content for communication messages, products, and activities Much of the general content needed by all stakeholders and specific guidance needed by different groups can be found on WHO’s website: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019 Make sure to visit the WHO COVID-19 web content often, since it will be regularly updated so you can edit your materials to stay up-to-date. Below is a list of content needed to fulfil most of your needs for creating messages communication products and activities. As you consider each topic, note whether content is available and where it can be found. Some relevant WHO resources are filled in as examples. This content was developed for global audience and needs adaptation for country and community contexts where relevant and possible. GENERAL INFORMATION NEEDED BY MOST AUDIENCES ABOUT COVID-19 Topics for multiple au-diences Location of content What is COVID-19? https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses How is it transmitted? https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses What are its symptoms? https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses How severe is it? How contagious is it? https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses How can I prevent becoming https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses infected? What is happening now in the COVID-19 outbreak? How many cases are there? Regularly updated information can be found at https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situa- tion-reports/ Where are the cases Regularly updated information can be found at https://www.who.int/emer- occurring? gencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports/ How many deaths have Regularly updated information can be found at https://www.who.int/emer- occurred because of gencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports/ COVID-19? 23 | RC C E A C T I O N P L A N G U I DA N C E | C O V I D - 19 P R E PA R E D N E S S A N D R E S P O N S E