Strengthening the USAID Zika Response: Experiences from the Zika Social and Behavior Change Working Group

Source
Breakthrough ACTION
Date of Publication
2019

This success story outlines the role of the Social and Behavior Change (SBC) Working Group for the USAID Response. 

The working group—made up of technical experts representing various implementing partners from the USAID Zika response—served as a forum for partners and USAID to share and discuss issues, challenges, solutions, and best practices for Zika prevention and promote emerging and evidence-based practices. This document highlights how the group was initiated, key successes, and lessons learned for USAID and partners in future outbreak responses.