Solving global health challenges

The Sabin Vaccine Institute and Bay Area Global Health Alliance are working together to support the Alliance for Advancing Health Online, an initiative to advance public understanding of how social media and online engagement can be leveraged to improve the health of communities around the world.

Through InsightsDialogue.org: Online resources to improve health behavior, we are curating and adapting resources to support the global health community as they navigate challenges on vaccine acceptance and demand in their communities.

Resources

Case Study

Building Confidence to Continue Routine Immunization During COVID-19: UNICEF Ukraine Insights for Impact Project with Facebook

This case study describes how a national awareness campaign using Facebook advertisements in Ukraine was used to remind parents and caregivers of children the importance of completing all routine vaccinations on time as well as highlight the new safety measures that local health centers were using to keep health workers and families safe from COVID-19.

Training

First WHO Infodemic Manager Training

The following Infodemic training is provided by the World Health Organization in partnership with the US Disease Control and Prevention, Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and RCCE collective service for preparation in infodemic management supported by First Draft.

Resource Themes

Identified themes from curation of resources

The Value and Effectiveness of Emotional Appeals

Social Media Listening To Inform Immunization Programming

Misinformation and the COVID-19 Infodemic

Gaming Approaches To Combat Misinformation