Webinar on health equity during the COVID-19 pandemic

Event date: 
12 July, 2021 - 13:00 to 15:00

12 July 2021, 1 pm EDT via Zoom


The event Building Back Better after COVID-19 through Addressing Health Equity, Mental Health, and Well-being: Contributions of Psychological Science and Practice to Leave No One Behind will take place during the upcoming United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. This will tackle the important topic of Health Equity in the context of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The event highlights challenges and solutions related to achieving health and mental health equity in the context of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.


Speakers include scientific experts, “voices from the field,” and high-level diplomats from the sponsoring UN Missions of Sierra Leone, Bahrain, Canada, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Georgia, Iceland, Japan, Lebanon, Mali, Mexico, Nepal, Qatar, Portugal, and Sweden, as well as the World Health Organization, the International Association of Applied Psychology, the American Psychological Association, and the United African Congress.


The event moderator is Dr. Judy Kuriansky from Columbia University Teachers College and the International Association of Applied Psychology. She is also a member of IAWRT USA.


Register here: https://bit.ly/3jKUyS8