The winners of our recent video competition tell us how the virus has affected their families and communities.
If you feel sick or need advice on COVID-19 in Somalia, all you have to do is call 449 – the government’s toll-free hotline set up to offer fast, effective access to emergency health support.
Somalia’s leading comedians produce comedy series on COVID-19
Poetry is big in Somalia so the right verses can raise a lot of awareness
Somali National Army (SNA) soldiers are taking part in a nationwide campaign to combat COVID-19.
The bot answers community FAQs, corrects misinformation, and offers perspectives on how to cope with the quarantine.
Using the power of media to change behaviour could save thousands of lives in Somalia.

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