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Here is a compilation of community education materials about COVID-19 in languages in addition to English.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has information about COVID-19 in Spanish and in other languages, including Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese, Dari, Farsi, French, Haitian Creole, Karen, Kinyardwanda, Korean, Nepali, Pashto, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Swahili, Tigryna, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese – unfortunately, not all the information is available in all these languages.

The Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum has crowd-sourced a collection of COVID-19 information in the following Asian and Pacific Islander languages: Arabic, Bengali/Bangla, Burmese, Chinese, Chuukese, Farsi, Fijian, Gujarati, Hakha Chin, Hawaiian, Hindi, Hmong, Illocano, Indonesian, Japanese, Kannada, Karen, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Lao, Malayalam, Marathi, Marshallese, Mizo Chin, Nepali, Paluan, Pashto, Panjabi/Punjabi, Rohingya, Samoan, Sindhi, Tagalog/Filipino, Tamil, te reo Maori, Telugu, Thai, Tongan, Urdu, and Vietnamese.

Cielo, an indigenous Latin American organization, has compiled collections of COVID-19 print information and videos in the following indigenous languages: Ashaninka, Aymara, Ayuujk/Mixe, Chatino, Chinanteco, Embera, Garifuna. Guna/Kuna, Guarijío, Hñähñu/nanhu / Otomi, Jñatjo/Jñartjo, Mazahua Ku’ahl, Matlatzinca, Maya, Mazateco, Nahuatl, Ñomdaa/Amuzgo, O’dam/Tepehuan, Ombeayiüts, Paipai, Quechua, Rarámuri/Tarahumar Purepecha, Tlahuica, Totonaco, Triqui, Tsome, Tu’un Savi/Mixteco, Wixarika/Huichol, Yaqui, Yoremnokki/Mayo, Zapoteco, Zoque.

The Rural Women’s Health Project also has collected COVID-19 print, audio, and video materials in Spanish and indigenous languages.

And medical students have created the COVID-19 Health Literacy Project, with print materials in the following languages: Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Creole, Chinese, Dutch, Farsi, Filipino, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Hiligaynon/Ilonggo, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Malayalam, Marathi, Navajo, Oromo, Portuguese, Polish, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Somali, Swahili, Tamil, Telugu, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese.

Among state and local health departments, Washington has print information about COVID-19 in the following languages: Amharic, Arabic, Bangla/Bengali, Burmese, Chinese, Dari, Farsi, French, Hakha Chin, Hindi, Hmong, Indonesian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Kinyarwanda, Korean, Marshallese, Nepalese, Oromo, Punjabi, Russian, Samoan, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Thai, Tigrinya, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese (but not all the information is available in all the languages):

And San Franciso has flyers and social media-graphics and videos in the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, Filipino, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese (not all the materials are available in all the languages).

 

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