Deployment Processes: COVID-19 Considerations
The deployment processes include RRT coordination and reporting, RRT evolution (team members changing over, handoff of information, etc.) and RRT demobilization are discussed in more detail in the RRT General Guidance, Section 4.4 3. Of these, RRT coordination and Reporting may require specific modifications for the COVID-19 response.
In terms of coordination, Table 3 provides example terms of references (TORs) including objectives, activities, deliverables, and indicators specific to a COVID-19 response that should be adapted to the local and current response context. These TORs can be used to help coordinate RRT activities with other aspects of the COVID-19 response including coordination with other response stakeholder activities. Additionally, the TORs can be used as indicators to monitor the RRTs in the field and included in the RRT’s reporting processes.
Coordinating remote RRT support may be another option a country considers during the COVID-19 response; that is, deploying RRT members (especially …continued .
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