WGH India's Dialogue Series: Engagement of FLWs in COVID response in India

18 July, 2020

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Dear HIFA members,

WGH India is organising its 2nd dialogue series with Frontline Workers in the response to COVID-19 in India to be held on July 17th and 21st, 2020.

It might be of interest to you and more information is given below. The links to recordings of the previous dialogue series are also provided.



HIFA profile: Stuti Chakraborty is an undergraduate student at Christian Medical College, Vellore. She is also a member of the SDG 3 working group for the UN Major Group for Children and Youth, has been a UN online volunteer for several projects, a young peacebuilder at Youth for Peace International (India) and also a country representative for HIFA. She is now currently helping to kick-start the Women in Global Health chapter in India as part of the core team. Email: stutibb AT gmail.com She is a member of the HIFA working group on Evidence-Informed Policy and Practice. http://www.hifa.org/projects/evidence-informed-policy-and-practice Her profile is here: http://www.hifa.org/support/members/stuti

Dear Participants,

Hope this email finds you in good health.

Thank you once again for your interest and participation in the WGH India Dialogue Series: Engagement of FLWs in India's COVID response


In case you missed any of the sessions, or you would like to revisit the discussions, please find below the links to the recordings:

Session 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6g2i5CNAZ0&feature=youtu.be

Session 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIhtd8b5Kxk&feature=youtu.be

Session 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rXES5cd454&feature=youtu.be


As a continuation of our WGH India Dialogue Series, we are very happy to partner with the Academy for Nursing Studies and Women’s Empowerment Research Studies (ANSWERS) to announce our 4th and 5th Dialogues in the series on ' Engagement of Frontline Health Workers (FLWs) in India's COVID-19 Response'.

In this edition of our Dialogue Series, we are focusing on the ANMs and their roles and experiences in India's COVID-19 response. Please find attached the background note and event poster for your perusal.

*Please register using the links given below:* ��

Dialogue 4: Perspective of ANMs (17th July 2020, 18:30-20:00 hours IST)


Dialogue 5: Perspectives of Policy Influencers (21st July 2020, 18:30-20:00 hours IST)


Request to spread the word in your networks and write back for any doubts/queries.

We look forward to your participation.

Kind Regards,

WGH India Team