Behaviour Change Campaigns

Campaigns to encourage self-isolation, social distancing and washing hands.

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Behavioral Change Hubs

349 distinct resources and growing rapidly (As of 5/26/2020:). "An online sharing platform for disseminating and improving patient-facing health education materials for Covid-19. Very much parallel to what wasย created for ebola here."

From John Hopkins and USAID "The COVID-19 Communication Network is a reliable site for social and behavior change (SBC) professionals, and other responders in need, to access and share high quality communication materials, tools and resources from global partners to address the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic."

How to Change Behaviour

rom the British Psychological Society, compiled by leading authorities in the .Includes link to the full report

Blog article from BMJ about behaviour change in context of COVID-19.ย Summarises five principles of behaviour change, and has an example of mental model of COVID-19 transmission.

๐Ÿ”—How to Keep the Greater Good in Mind During the Coronavirus Outbreak
This article discusses how we must look to each other to help us go through this panic around COVID-19. Ways to encourage more altruism includes: (i) Look to the heroes (ii)Stay calm and focus (iii) Show gratitude (iv) Remember our common humanity and show compassion.

Funding for Engagement & Behaviour Change

WHO/UN response fund- raising $675m by April 2020. More detail here.ย 
Improve community engagement, by ensuring the world has clear, authoritative, and evidence-based guidelines to inform response

Tyler Cowen- Best innovation in social distancing in Emergent Ventures Prizes for Coronavirus work.

Awareness Campaignsย 

A behavioral design expert in Copenhagen has come up with a new initiative to help with social distancing.

A social media campaign that links all education community members together to share their ideas and practices and support each other

Science blog from Switzerland, which analyses information design, campaigns and other design aspects of the Corona pandemic (weekly updated) #CombatCovid

Washing Hands & Hygine

Safe Hands Kenya

Original post of Gloria Gaynor singing 'I will survive'
๐ŸŽถย #iwillsurvivechallengeย #fypย #coronavirusย #handwashing

Handwashing pledge. The coronavirus disease COVID-19 is spreading quickly across the world. Four important steps can help protect you, your loved ones, and those most at risk. Join us in the #StandAgainstCorona.

Have kids? Try the #babysharkhandwashchallenge. Keep your hands clean, while having fun.

Physical and Social Distancing

Hereโ€™s some great ideas on how to keep connected during this period of social distancing from across the WWW.

social distancing campaign, it's rules and the four strategies Seoul will operate to maximize the effect of the campaign.

Social Media Challenges

Coronavirus Print & Social Media Resources to help #StopTheSpread

Call for Volunteers

Governments' Calls to the Public

NHS Volunteer Responders has been set up to support the NHS and the care sector during the COVID-19 outbreak. To do this we need an 'army' of volunteers who can support the 1.5m people in England who are at most risk from the virus to stay well.ย 

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Scottish Government โ€“ A call to arms. We must mobilise now to find, equip, train and support everyone in the country who lacks access to digital services.

Civil Call to the Public

Epidemic Response Quest Volunteering- is seeking global volunteer heroes to help create, share, and maintain databases, overviews, and roadmaps of the science and tech driven solutions, networks, news and events related to COVID-19

PPE and Masks Campaigns

A community of volunteers helping create masks for COVID-19.

Craftists against COVID-19. A campaign to produce 1 million masks

We need YOU! Sign Up to Volunteer with Masks Now. Whether you can sew, distribute, organize, write, code or call, we have immediate need for your skill set.

Help Protect Our Healthcare Workers & Caregivers- campign to get PPE donations.

Fund Raising Campaigns

Your parking meter can fight Coronavirus. Coronavirus canceled everything. If we donate a bit of what we donโ€™t spend while stuck at home, we can fund the fight to cancel corona back.

At Soles4Souls, you can protect the environment by putting used goods to good use and turning shoes and clothing into opportunity since many of us have more time on our hands, why not clean out our closets and set things aside for donation.