ACT (Action against COVID Transmission) Nairobi

Project Details

Description

The overall aim of this project is to deliver training and develop resources to support this community in reducing COVID-19 transmission in the informal settlement of Mukuru, Nairobi. Public health messages inMukuru are typically disseminated using a process known locally as sensitisation. In this context, sensitisation involves raising awareness around local health and wellbeing issues and disseminating public health messages using socially and culturally relevant media.

Layperson's description

The overall aim of this project is to deliver training and develop resources to support this community in reducing COVID-19 transmission in the informal settlement of Mukuru, Nairobi. Public health messages inMukuru are typically disseminated using a process known locally as sensitisation. In this context, sensitisation involves raising awareness around local health and wellbeing issues and disseminating public health messages using socially and culturally relevant media.
Short titleACT
AcronymACT
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/06/2030/09/20

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Keywords

  • KEF
  • COVID-19
  • puppetry
  • digital storytelling
  • collaboration
  • kenya
  • visual arts
  • creative methodologies
  • cellphilming
  • Music
  • participatory research
  • public health messaging

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