Risk and Outbreak Communication
Updated: Creating a Communication Strategy for Pandemic Influenza
Presents a strategy to communicate with the public, and stakeholders within the health system during a public health emergency. This strategy guide was produced in line with those guidelines issued by the WHO and the PAHO Strategic Plan for Responding to Pandemic Influenza.
Checklist for Creating a Communication Strategy for Avian/Pandemic Influenza
Presents a checklist of the tasks and indicators that should be met in producing a communication strategy for Avian and Pandemic Influenza.
Guide for Social and Risk Communication in Animal Health
A guide developed by PAHO’s Center for Foot and Mouth Disease (PANAFTOSA) for effective social and risk communication to strengthen animal health actions and control of foot-and-mouth disease.
Mapping Communication Messages for Avian and Pandemic Influenza
Provides a list, by institution, of communication messages for Avian and Pandemic Influenza.
Simulation Exercise and Facilitator's Notes
Simulation exercise on risk and outbreak communication, originally used in the Sub-regional Communication Workshop held in Bogota, Colombia.
Simulation Exercise: English Spanish
Facilitator's Notes: English Spanish
Strategic and Operational Plan for Responding to Pandemic Influenza
Describes PAHO's activities to direct technical cooperation to be carried out to prepare the countries of the Region for an Influenza Pandemic.