Raising COVID-19 awareness in rural communities

A randomized experiment in Bangladesh and India

Effective health information campaigns play an important role in raising public awareness and encouraging preventive and health-promoting behavior. We study the extent to which awareness campaigns promoting simple COVID-19 precautionary measures foster
health-preserving behavior among people in rural communities.

Researchers

  • Abu Siddique
  • Tabassum Rahman
  • Debayan Pakrashi
  • Asad Islam
  • Firoz Ahmed

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