04 February 2020 – Ministry of Health visits schools to educate students on coronavirus

Type of Intervention: Advisory, Guidance
Sectors Involved: Education, Environment, Health, Local Government, Social Services
Intervention Categories: Planning and strategy; Listening to scientists or health/other experts; Education and awareness
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Decision Maker : Ministry of Health and Social Action
Implementation : National Service for Education and Information for Health (SNEIPS) and National committee for epidemic management (CNGE)

Overview: Life lesson on the Coronavirus at the Ouagou Niayes school with Doctor Ousmane GUEYE and the Diambars of Sneips
Target audience : schools, government and public
Intended effect : information on new coranavirus and prevention measures

Full details here: http://www.sante.gouv.sn/mediatheque/phototheques/le%C3%A7on-de-vie-sur-le-coronavirus-%C3%A0-l%C3%A9cole-ouagou-niayes-avec-le-docteur

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Advice of EXTERNAL group of non-academics (e.g. business or community leaders), Learning from other jurisdictions, Scientific Evidence (e.g. academic paper, report), Anecdotal Evidence (e.g. social or traditional media with limited evidence base), Public Opinion (e.g. consultations, opinion polling), Perception of an increased threat
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – academic, National – government, National – other, International – academic, International – government, International – other
Evidence/Justification: sensibilization on threat of new coranavirus, barrier and hygienic measures