Forum 2020 Series: Communicating on Public Health and Vaccines in a Climate of Misinformation

OECD Forum Series
Communicating on Public Health & Vaccines
 in a Climate of Misinformation

19 November 2020

Many are pinning their hopes on a Covid-19 vaccine to end lockdowns and bring our economies back from the brink. But there are still many uncertainties. How effective will a vaccine be and more importantly, in this era of mistrust and misinformation, will the public take one? This session will explore the importance of effective communication to tackle this “infodemic”, and how different societal actors can join forces to strengthen confidence in the vaccines being developed.