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Multi-sectoral Health and Nutrition for Women and Girls in the context of COVID-19
October 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
To celebrate World Food Day, join us for this exclusive live and interactive virtual event, the first in our COVID-19 Learning Series!
Thursday, October 15th – 10:00am–12:30pm EDT
Multi-Sectoral Health and Nutrition for Women and Girls in the context of COVID-19
Global Affairs Canada, Amref Health Africa, CARE, HarvestPlus, Nutrition International, and World Vision Canada get practical: Learn how communities and programs around the world are responding to COVID-19 realities.
Plus! You’ll hear an exclusive message from our keynote speaker Gerda Verburg, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for the Scaling Up Nutrition Movement, on the ways that COVID-19 is shifting the global health and nutrition landscape.
The impact of COVID-19 on the health, nutrition and rights of women and girls is undeniable and far-reaching. Communities, civil society and governments are pivoting and responding to meet these challenges. Join us to hear from global health and nutrition experts as they unpack:
- How they are adapting their work to new global realities.
- What they are learning about the impact of COVID-19 in communities.
- Where they see critical opportunities for action moving forward.