Consultation on Gender & COVID-19 Research in Middle East & North Africa

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  • DATE / TIME:
    2021•06•09    21:00 - 22:30
    Kuala Lumpur

    Regional consultation for Gender & COVID Research Agenda Setting
    On behalf of the Arab Institute for Women (AiW), the ABAAD Resource Center for Gender Equality and the United Nations University International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH), we are delighted to invite you to a webinar on gender and COVID-19 to strengthen regional discussion and networking among those interested and involved in the topic in the Middle-East and North Africa region. We look forward to hearing about your work and experiences to support further collaboration.


    The webinar will be moderated by Dr. Lina Abirafeh, Executive Director of the Arab Institute for Women (AiW).

    Panel format

    The panel format will start with brief talks by invited speakers about the most pressing elements of the gender and COVID-19 response from their perspective – ranging from the global agenda, to lessons learned from early and ongoing local research. This will be followed up with a facilitated discussion bringing out key priorities for the region with further inputs from the audience.

    Please register for this event to save your spot. Zoom details will be sent to registrants shortly before the event date.

    Event Details

    When: Wednesday 9 June

    Time: 9:00 – 10:30pm (MYT) / 9:00 – 10:30am (EST)


    The webinar will be on the Zoom platform and registration via Eventbrite is encouraged. The connection details will be sent to you via email upon registering.