A new challenge has appeared on social networks to cope the spread of the coronavirus in France. The inter-hospital collective launched the hashtag on Twitter
#Stay at your house to encourage the French to leave their homes as little as possible. “We need you: join the challenge stay at home”, ask the camera, doctors, nurses and pulmonologists in an awareness video also broadcast
The hashtag #Restecheztoi has been shared by very many internet users, it ranked 2nd on Saturday evening in the trending topics, joined this Sunday by the keyword #Stay home.
– INTER-HOSPITAL COLLECTIVE (@CollectInterHop) March 13, 2020
“We will deal with emergencies, we will deal with serious cases”
Many doctors and healthcare workers have in turn posted awareness messages on social media. “We will deal with emergencies, we will deal with serious cases, which will need us. But we need you. Join the #Restecheztoi challenge ”, also explained a pulmonologist in a tweet posted on Saturday evening.
This call to everyone’s responsibility comes at a time of health crisis, “the most serious that France has known for over a century,” said Emmanuel Macron Thursday evening during his television address, “When caregivers will be on the front line”.
– Manon Boria (@unx_blxndx) March 14, 2020
Stay at Home Posters
On social media, another call was launched by an independent illustrator, Mathieu Persan. The latter offers posters with roughly written “Stay at home” or “Stay at home”, to be printed in A4 or A3 format and then put up in the halls of buildings.
You can download these posters and print them to stick in your building halls or wherever you want.
Download here: https://t.co/QPI0oFUvKE
Do not hesitate to share as widely as possible.
Good luck to all !#stayathome #COVID ー 19 #coronavirus pic.twitter.com/ibjeWtZHUY
– Mathieu Persan (@mathieupersan) March 14, 2020