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17-21 May 2021

Joining forces for healthier populations


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  HW227 - Preparing Lusophone countries to manage infodemics: a call to brainstorm solutions (Portuguese)

Date / theme:Monday 17 May - Communicating science and health
Time:20h00 until 21h00 (GMT) Lisbon (organisers' local time)
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Event type:  Networking event and Brainstorming session
Event format:Online only
Description:The WHO launched the first infodemic management training in late 2020 to help multidisciplinary professionals worldwide to respond to the current COVID-19 infodemic in their countries. Portuguese-speaking alumni of the training created a network to apply lessons learned to Lusophone countries. If you are interested in fighting misinformation, join this interactive session to give feedback on our ideas and brainstorm alternative solutions.
Hosting country:  Portugal and Brazil
Specific location(s):
Organisers:Raul Melo (Universidade de Pernambuco, Brazil); Rafaela Rosário (Universidade do Minho, Portugal); Duarte Vital Brito (Associação Nacional dos Médicos de Saúde Pública, Portugal); Débora Miranda (Health Communications Consultant)
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