This message map (57 KB PDF) provides talking points to help advocates and educators clearly communicate the problem—and its solutions—to civic and government leaders, policymakers, donors, and other stakeholders. (NOTE: This document was updated in April 2013.)
Use these messages as a guide, and then add your own supporting points or details to tailor communications according to your context and environment. Consider using these messages in presentations, meetings, policy briefs, or stories on child health. Add them to everyday conversation to help those around you understand the importance of working together to overcome diarrheal disease.