In collaboration with the Rollins School of Public Health and the CDC's Division of Global Health Protection, Emergency Response, and Recovery Branch, this course introduces basic concepts and principles of communicating during a global crisis or emergency. It explores why communication during an emergency is different and the importance of adapting emergency messages to the needs of affected populations. Through sample scenarios, you will get the opportunity to identify information needs and develop useful messages using six guiding principles to help you communicate effectively and promote behaviors that reduce health risks during an emergency.
Communicating During Global EmergenciesEmory University
About this Course
Emory University, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of the world's leading research universities. Its mission is to create, preserve, teach and apply knowledge in the service of humanity.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM COMMUNICATING DURING GLOBAL EMERGENCIES
Excellent content, must try course during these unprecedented time (COVID19 Pandemic) and fast changing geopolitics.
Great insights and key learning on communication during global emergencies. The right message at the right time from the right person can save lives!
I enjoyed this taking this course and found the information to be useful in any emergency, not just global ones. I have already begun using some the techniques and they have proven to be helpful.
This course has provided students a very intersting insight while connecting communication and emergency control together.
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