Health Emergency Response
Public health reporting harnesses all the tools of journalism to help people make healthy choices about thorny, thorny cultural issues and long term health concerns that are an ongoing threat to development. Over 30 years’ specialization in media training, and mentoring equip us to help partners make sense of disease and interventions through impactful stories.
In health emergencies and disease flare-ups, people need news on the go. They need accurate information to make rapid decisions in what are sometimes life-threatening situations. Internews’ emergency information work in epidemics and pandemics is informed by a decade of experience in humanitarian response in natural disasters and conflict settings.
Read more about our health journalism projects: Media and Global Health - From Information to Action