MMH Storyboard: Amharic
The story of a mother and her efforts to nurture her daughter with her magic hands. Against all odds and despite the difficult conditions of an emergency context, she is able to instill good handwashing habits in her child which leads to her daughter’s ultimate success in life. Storyboard also includes COVID-19 signs & symptoms, prevention and key times of HWWS for 20 seconds related to COVID-19.
There are video and audio versions of the storyboard. Also available in different languages depending on context.
Note the following:
- Don’t forget to carefully review the translation of storyboard to ensure messages in each frame have been retained.
- In some contexts, the title — “Mum’s Magic Hands” — may not translate directly into the local language. It is important to find a way to express the idea of “magic hands” in a way that reflects the meaning. Magic could have negative connotations in some contexts and care must be taken to ensure the story retains its positive messaging.
- Don’t forget to pre-test the translation and images before printing!