PANEL DISCUSSION ON “Protecting Waste Workers and Scavengers in Indonesia from Covid-19”

Greeneration Foundation in collaboration with The Coca Cola Foundation Atlanta through The Coca Cola Foundation Indonesia has distributed aid packages during October-December 2020 for 2,500 scavengers and waste workers in 25 cities in Indonesia by involving local partners in each city.

The process of distributing aid begins with providing education related to the prevention of COVID-19, which is followed by the provision of aid packages in the form of basic food packages; personal protective equipment, hygiene kit; completed with a brief survey on the benefits of providing assistance packages; and concluded with a sharing session with local partners and beneficiaries.

Date: 05th August 2021

Time: 5.30 PM – 6.30 PM IST

Workshop “Providing Screening in the Age of COVID-19”

COVID-19 upended the delivery of necessary medical care for non-communicable diseases, especially for cancer care. This Workshop will explore the impact of suspension of screening programmes for prevalent diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. Discussion of estimates of excess deaths will be presented as well as ideas for how to restart programmes, with particular focus on self-testing outside of the clinic/hospital setting.

        – MODERATOR – 

Prof Madelon L. Finkel

Prof Madelon L. Finkel

Professor of Population Health Sciences,
Director Office of Global Health Education,
Weill Cornell Medicine,
United States.


Date: 04th August 2021

Time: 6.00 PM – 7.00 PM IST


TOPIC: “The Ins & Outs of Publishing in Academic Journals”

This workshop will discuss the issues related research and publication and especially it will;

  • Discuss the common barriers to manuscript submission
  • Describe how rigorous scholarship criteria are used for manuscript review
  • Plan a systematic strategy for submitting manuscripts to a scientific/academic

Dr. Thanakorn Jirasevijinda

Dr. Thanakorn Jirasevijinda

Editor Emeritus and Section Editor,
Patient Voices at the Journal of Communication in Healthcare