Tips for Engaging Communities during COVID-19 in Low-Resource Settings, Remotely and In-Person

Publication language
Date published
20 Apr 2020
Tools, guidelines and methodologies
Accountability and Participation, Accountability to affected populations (AAP), Complaints and feedback mechanisms, Remote Programming and Management, COVID-19, Engaging with affected populations, Livelihoods, Two-way communication
Use in Humanitarian Programme Cycle
Strategic response planning, Implementation & monitoring

This brief provides key considerations for engaging communities on COVID-19 and tips for how to engage where there are movement restrictions and physical distancing measures in place, particularly in low-resource settings.

It is designed for non-governmental organizations (NGOs), UN agencies, government agencies, and other humanitarian and implementing actors working on health promotion, risk communication, and community engagement for COVID-19.