Creation of an Information Hub for COVID-19 by the National Inter-Municipal Network of Healthy Cities – Health Promotion (E.D.D.Y.P.P.Y)

Description of innovation

Plans were submitted by the Occupational Physician to deal with the pandemic, as well as instructions in order to return to normality. This Information Center includes good practices, as well as illustrated material for all ages, leaflets and instructions compiled by the Social Services Network of the Municipalities (a total of 233 members) the instructions of the World Health Organization, the E.O.D.Y. and the Ministry of Health.



Informing and providing guidance to the country's municipalities regarding the best response to the issues of the covid-19 pandemic.



The action took place under the supervision of the Scientific Committee of the Network, the President is the Professor of the Medical School of the University of Athens, Dr. Ioannis Tountas, and the National Coordinator of the Network, Ms. Daizi Papathanassopoulou.


Maintaining and integrating innovation after the COVID-19 crisis

The information hub can still exist after the crisis of the covid-19 pandemic, providing information and directions on health, environmental issues, etc.

Agency: National Inter-Municipal Network of Healthy Cities - Health Promotion (E.D.D.Y.P.P.Y)

Scope: National

Policy sector: Social Policy, Health

Addressing issue: Informing and providing guidance to local authorities on responding to pandemic issues.

Year: 2020

Innovation Type: Data Management

Beneficiaries: The municipalities of the country

Innovation Stage: Implementation



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