To prevent future crises, we need to treat community voices as a crucial part of public health interventions. And put resources behind connecting with these voices just as we do collecting data.
When Waiting for Data Is a Death Sentence
Ankita Rao

And also to use community voices to confirm our interpretation of data is correct — i.e. to find linkages between what the community is saying and what the data is saying.

Thanks Ankita Rao for another great article. I think I highlighted most of it!