Announcing the Ninth Webinar in the One Health Bangladesh Special Webinar Series on COVID-19
One Health Bangladesh, a multidisciplinary platform dealing with health threats at human-animal – environmental interface, has been organizing a series of webinars in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The set of webinars is being organized in partnership with Global Health Development (GHD).
The COVID-19 pandemic is continuing to spread across the world and claim lives. South Asian countries, including Bangladesh, are facing tremendous challenges to tackle health threats. During this crisis, access to the right information is crucial for tackling COVID-19 and preventing another pandemic of misinformation.
Join us on Friday, June 26, 2020, at 5:00 PM Bangladesh Local Time (GMT +6) for the ninth weekly interactive webinar titled “Impact of COVID-19 on Food and Nutrition Security: Call for Action”. The webinar will focus on the impact of COVID-19 on food and nutrition security and what can be done to face the challenges.
Key speakers include:
• Prof Robyn Alders, Senior Consulting Fellow, Centre for Universal Health, Chatham House, London, UK and Honorary Professor, Development Policy Centre, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.
• Dr. Tahmeed Ahmed, Senior Director, Nutrition & Clinical Services, Maternal and Childhood Malnutrition, Nutrition and Clinical Services Division, icddrb.
• Professor Ahasanul Hoque, Professor of Epidemiology, Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh
The session will be moderated by Prof Nitish Debnath, National Coordinator, One Health Bangladesh
Kindly note that the recording of sessions in this series is strictly prohibited.