April 28, 2020

Approaches to Communication During a Crisis

Executives and representatives from 20 cities worldwide joined a virtual convening to discuss the pillars of a successful crisis response and to review risk communications principles and tools. The session also provided a venue for an exchange of COVID-19 experiences and strategies. Mayors Mohammed Adjei Sowah of Accra, Ghana and Jan Vappavuori of Helsinki, Finland shared updates from their cities and the power of open communication during this public health emergency.


  • Presentation slides available here