The Gender and Digital Health Webinar Series is a platform to foster new partnerships and co-create knowledge on the gendered dimensions of digital technologies for health, with a focus on the translation of evidence to policy and practice-based learning in low and middle-income countries. The series is organised by a consortium between UNU IIGH, The University of Cape Town and BBC Media Action.
We invite you to join our next Webinar "Women Leaders in Digital Health and COVID-19 which will take place on March 25 at 8 a.m. Central American time (10 a.m. ET), in which we will talk with women leaders in digital health in the LAC region about the role of women in the digital response to COVID-19.
Immunization saves lives. Join us as we bring together leading national and international experts to discuss the critical role of immunization in public health, especially in the context ofCOVID-19. Experts include Dr. Heidi Larson, Vaccine Confidence Project; Dr. Kate O’Brien, World Health Organization; Prof. T. Jacob John, CMC Vellore; Dr. Suresh Jadhav, Serum Institute of India; Dr. Krishna Mohan, Bharat Biotech; Dr. Mathuram Santosham, Johns Hopkins University, and many more!
Internews will be launching Let’s Talk Vaccines, an e-learning course for journalists. It’s a comprehensive online course for self-study through the various facets of the vaccine story: the science, equitable access, the logistics of rollout and the concerns that get in the way of confidence in vaccines. The course is an interactive online experience which shows journalists how to be self-reliant in keeping up with the fast-moving science and social dimensions of the vaccine story. And, it’s also a repository of knowledge and story ideas.
WHO, UNICEF and Religions for Peace are pleased to invite you to the second webinar in the series. This webinar will explore some of the challenges and barriers to vaccine uptake within a faith context and highlight examples from different faith traditions where faith actors have led on global and national action to promote COVID-19 vaccine uptake and overcome vaccine hesitancy.
This multi-sector virtual roundtable, co-hosted by FAO North America and the Alliance to End Hunger, is a critical opportunity for the global food security and nutrition community to highlight why investing in maternal and child nutrition is critical to reaching SDG2 and to discuss why now is the time for the world to make a bold commitment towards ending malnutrition.
WHO, UNICEF and Religions for Peace are pleased to invite you to PART 2 of the second webinar in the series. This webinar will continue to highlight examples from different faith traditions where faith actors have led on global and national action to promote COVID-19 vaccine uptake and overcome vaccine hesitancy.
This webinar will raise awareness of sex and gender dimensions in COVID-19 vaccines, and its considerations in policy decision-making, and science communication for the public, explore the path to ‘do better’ in addressing the sex and gender dimensions in vaccine and pharmaceutical R&D, policy-making and science communication process, and more.