Thursday 8 October 2020
This webinar's topic was Volunteering globally in the era of COVID-19.
This webinar was organised by the RCPsych VIPSIG to help interested people consider future volunteering possibilities and how this might be achieved in line with the new RCPsych College international strategy.
The New Royal College of Psychiatrists International Strategy: Focus on Volunteering
Professor Mohammed Al-Uzri, Presidential lead for International Affairs
What’s happening in Ethiopia?
Dr Heather Dipple and Dr Sewbesew Yetayih
Distant supervision of front-line workers in Rohigya Refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh
Dr Anis Ahmed
Update from WHO perspective
Dr Peter Hughes
The future of technology in International Volunteering
Dr Ruairi Page
Question and Answer session
Chaired by Dr Jane Mounty, VIPSIG conference organiser and Dr Sophie Thomson, Chair VIPSIG
Slides and resources
Thank you for watching our COVID-19 free webinar. Please find below all of the available speaker presentations from the webinar.
These slides have been made available with kind permission of the speakers, and are intended for use only by the delegates that attended the meeting.
Please note these presentations are the intellectual property of the speaker and any unauthorised broadcasting/copying of any presentation is strictly prohibited.
- Dr Anis Ahmed - Volunteering in Rohingya Refugee Camps
- Dr Peter Hughes - COVID 19 Global perspective
- Dr Ruairi Page - The future of technology in International Volunteering
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