The specific objectives of the HEALTH C project are the following:

  • Create new skills and news competencies in the area of communication in health crisis management;

  • Raise the awareness of local health authorities on the use of new communication channels in the management of emergency situation;

  • Involve general population and media in this crisis communication initiative in order to increase and improve their capacities of reaction in an emergency situation;

  • Create different focus groups that will provide knowledge and feedback for the training contents;

  • Design a training course from a functional point of view focusing on different professionals’ competencies and including a special focus on how to use new communication channels in an emergency situation.