Strengthening health security by implementing the International Health Regulations (2005)

Risk communication

During public health events, WHO’s guidance helps countries to manage risk communications, enabling them to maintain public trust and minimize anxiety while delivering the necessary health information, as called for by IHR.

Community awareness raising in Sierra Leone during the Ebola virus disease outbreak, 2014.
WHO/W. Romeril

Key documents

Communication for behavioural Impact (COMBI):