Unicef, The World Health Organization and The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies have provided a way to address social stigma that has happened with the virus.
The level of stigma addressed is:
- It is a new disease with many unknowns.
- We are afraid of the unknown.
- It’s easy to associate feat with “others”.
They also address ways to counter social stigma.
- Words matter.
- Do Your Part.
- The article also provides communication tips and messages.
Read the entire article here.