Scrutiny provides recommendations to improve government communication
9th April 2020
The President of the Scrutiny Liaison Committee, Senator Kristina Moore, has written to the Chief Minister to provide a series of observations and recommendations to help fine-tune the Government’s approach to public communications during the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
The letter was sent after feedback provided to Members of the States Assembly from Islanders and stakeholders outlined concerns that there are gaps in the knowledge and information amongst the Island’s community regarding COVID-19 and the Government of Jersey’s response to it, some of which is believed to be counter-productive.
The observations and recommendations provided by Scrutiny to the Government of Jersey are as follows:
Senator Moore stresses that these are not criticisms of the Government, but are instead designed to fine-tune the Government’s communications. The letter is available to read in full here.
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