Talking about vaccines - A guide for healthcare workers

Communicating with your community about the COVID-19 vaccination

UNICEF South Africa/2021


This is a plain language guide for healthcare workers on communicating with communities about the COVID-19 vaccination in the following languages:

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Sesotho
  • isiXhosa 
  • isiZulu

The aim of the guide is to support healthcare workers in how to communicate to address vaccine hesitancy, and to keep improving their vaccine knowledge through platforms that are regularly updated. The guide is aimed at healthcare workers in a non-clinical setting and designed for easy dissemination online and through social media.