- In the introduction briefly explain that effective management of public health emergencies demands open and transparent public communication.
- In the body define transparency and accountability first.
Explain why they become important in public health management systems and disease outbreaks.
You can present the case of COVID-19 or severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) crisis of 2003 and highlight the importance.
Explain that Information should be communicated in a transparent, accurate and timely manner.
Discuss the concerns – what if the system is not transparent and accountable.
- Conclude by reasserting significance of it.