Free online resources on COVID-19 from West and Central Africa

| January 4, 2021

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The regional working group for Risk Communication and Community Engagement has created a free online library of resources on COVID-19. These resources are context-specific to West and Central Africa, and aim to educate users on topics related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The resources include ready-to-use videos, documents, audio clips, and images from reputable sources such as the World Health Organization. They can be searched by country and by category. Categories include: prevention, solidarity, stay at home, stigma, testing, tips and tools, and vaccines.

Highlights of the resources include:

  • Videos on COVID-19 prevention and advice for kids and families.
  • Brief articles on the science of vaccines.
  • Images that promote the benefits and importance of wearing masks
  • Articles on stopping the spread of misinformation.

These and other resources are available in English, French, Arabic, Bambara, Fula, Hausa, Mina, Pidgin, Portuguese, and Spanish at: