Announcing the Third 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, May 15, 2020, at 3:30 PM Bangladesh time (GMT+6) for the third weekly weekly interactive webinar titled “What is working and what is not working in tackling COVID-19″ to understand the response and prevention measures taken by countries to tackle the global crisis.
Key Speakers Include:
- Professor David Heymann CBE, Distinguished Fellow, Global Health Program, Chatham House; Executive Director, Communicable Diseases Cluster, World Health Organization (1998-03) details here
- Dr. Hossain Zillur Rahman, Executive Chairman of Power and Participation Research Center, Chairperson of BRAC Bangladesh and former Education and Commerce Advisor to Care Taker Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh. Details here
The webinar will be moderated by Prof Nitish Debnath, National Coordinator, One Health Bangladesh.
To read more about the sessions and to register, please click here.
Kindly note that recording the sessions in this series is prohibited.