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Tools and Resources to Fight the Spread of Zika

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Community Engagement

Empowering communities to tackle the Zika epidemic with best-practice communication tools and resources.

Health Care Worker Training

Providing high-quality training resources to integrate Zika prevention messages in counseling and diagnose and treat negative pregnancy outcomes associated with it.


Sharing best-practice communication tools and resources in a coordinated global response to curb the spread of Zika. 

Mosquito Transmission

Using personal protection and community-level mosquito control measures to prevent Zika.

Sexual Transmission

Accessing comprehensive sexual and reproductive health information and services can reduce the risk of Zika-related birth defects.

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Stories From the Frontline: Fighting Zika

Lisa Mwaikambo, MPH
13 Aug 2018

Join the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and USAID for Stories From the Frontline: Fighting Zika. Hear scientists and public health workers share their experiences unraveling and stopping the 2015 Zika pandemic. You’ll hear from those on the frontline of virus response and prevention and have a chance to talk with them about the current status of Zika preparedness.

The Importance of Prioritizing and Being Specific in Key Community Messages/La importancia de ser específicos y prioritarios en los mensajes clave comunitarios

Carla Sanchez, Marta Ortega, Mónica Posada
08 Aug 2018

In June and July, the Community Action on Zika (CAZ) project held a series of training of trainer (TOT) refresher workshops in four CAZ countries (Honduras, Dominican Republic, Colombia, El Salvador). The trainings were led by the CAZ project, with support in curriculum development and facilitation by Breakthrough ACTION.