HERoS

HERoS aims to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the response to the Covid-19 outbreak. HERoS creates and provides policies and guidelines for improved crisis governance, focusing on responders to public health emergencies, and their needs to make informed decisions. HERoS further improves the predictions of the spread by understanding and modelling the impact of local behaviour on the spread of the disease. The OU\'s role in HERoS is to study the spread of misinformation and corresponding fact-checks related to COVID-19 on social media.