Koffi Olomidé is the latest musician to release a song warning people to stay safe as the coronavirus pandemic takes hold. His offering is called Coronavirus Assassin, meaning “Killer Coronavirus”. Singing in Lingala and French, he urges listeners to stay indoors.
Listen here: https://youtu.be/y8LOucvCok4
Soundcloud can be searched for a huge amount of original content (rap freestyle and other styles) produced by home musicians in many languages. It’s not strictly public education, it is primarily self-expression. 500+ uploads of content. It can be accessed here: https://soundcloud.com/search?q=covid
This folder provides easy-to-use and read card sheets relating to issues around COVID-19 for those with communications disabilities.
[Note: in context of social distancing the method of public education through cards may not be appropriate unless people are at least 2 meters apart – but could be done via video or printed out for posters]
It can be accessed here: https://app.box.com/s/913koxbgemnqk8y7q1idjt5ikdux8dxc
This e-learning resource by the organization Lifeology is designed for individuals with low health/science literacy to explain COVID-19. Each section is beautifully illustrated and describes different aspects of COVID-19, including how it is transmitted, the symptoms, and treatments, with a brief recap of important points after each section. The course is available in several different languages, including Arabic, Portuguese and Spanish.
The course is a series of digital illustrated flashcards organized into an interactive web experience. Lifeology aims at bringing together scientists or scientific organizations, science writers, and artists or visual storytellers.