"Vulnerable Populations and COVID-19: Bangladesh During a Global Pandemic" on Wednesday, May 27, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

The Subir and Malini Chowdhury Center and the Institute for South Asia Studies are hosting a virtual panel discussion entitled "Vulnerable Populations and COVID-19: Bangladesh During a Global Pandemic" on Wednesday, May 27, 2020.

 

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 [VIRTUAL EVENT] 
Vulnerable Populations and COVID-19: Bangladesh During a Global Pandemic

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The event is FREE and OPEN to the public.

  Registration opens May 2. Register online by May 26

 isas@berkeley.edu, 510-642-3608

 ISAS Staff,  isas@berkeley.edu,  510-642-3608

 

 

Panel Discussion | Zoom Event: REGISTER ONLINE

DATE: Wednesday, May 27, 2020
TIME8 am (Berkeley) | 11 am (New York) | 4 pm (London) | 9 pm (Dhaka) | Calculate Your Local Time

 Sanchita Saxena, Director, Subir and Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies, University of California, Berkeley; Sabina Rashid, Dean and Professor, BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University, Bangladesh; Ali Riaz, Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Illinois State University and Nonresident Senior Fellow of Atlantic Council; Naomi Hossain, Sr Professorial Lecturer, School of International Service, American University; Mabrur Ahmed, Founder/Director, Restless Beings, UK; Rahima Begum, Founder/Co-Director, Restless Beings, UK

 Institute for South Asia StudiesThe Subir & Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies

In an effort to shed some light on the impact of the corona virus in South Asia, the Institute for South Asia Studies has launched Covid Conversations: Reflections from South Asia, a new series of virtual programs. Featuring UC Berkeley faculty in conversation with scholars, public intellectuals, health care providers, business leaders, journalists, and others in South Asia, the goal of this program is to understand the impact of the crisis from many different perspectives.

This event on the impact of the coronavirus in Bangladesh features a conversation between:

Sanchita Banerjee Saxena, Director, Subir and Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies, University of California, Berkeley (USA)
Sabina Rashid, Dean and Professor, BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University, Bangladesh
Ali Riaz, Professor of Political Science at Illinois State University and Nonresident Senior Fellow of Atlantic Council, USA
Naomi Hossain, Sr Professorial Lecturer, School of International Service, American University.
Mabrur Ahmed, Founder/Director, Restless Beings, UK
Rahima Begum, Founder/Co-Director, Restless Beings, UK

 
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