Trustworthy health information is a vital service in its own right
Throughout 2020, Internews has responded with urgency to the unprecedented scale and speed of rumor-spreading about COVID-19 and COVID-19 vaccines, using tested approaches in misinformation management and media capacity building. Swift science interventions and country-by-country mitigation efforts demanded a pandemic response plan anchored in established strategies to strengthen information ecosystems.
When it comes to transforming conversations in health, Internews works with partners around the world to:
- Engage and Inform;
- Build local capacity to hold to account those who provide health products and services;
- Facilitate two-way conversations that shape and change norms;
- Manage misinformation in the community.