Tackling COVID-19: Public Health and Socioeconomic Strategies

2 Jul, 2021

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2 July 2021 at 4:00 pm IST


4:00 – 4:15 pm: INAUGURAL SESSION

Welcome remarks

Dr Alok Sheel, RBI Chair Professor, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER); Former Secretary, Governments of India and Kerala

Introductory remarks

Mr Peter Rimmele, Resident Representative to India, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS)

4:15 – 6:00 pm: THEMATIC SESSION

Session chair

Dr Ali Mehdi, Senior Visiting Fellow and Lead, Health Policy Initiative, ICRIER

Distinguished speakers

Dr Sakthivel Selvaraj, Director and Professor of Research, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), India

Dr Peter Taylor, Director of Research, Institute of Development Studies (IDS), University of Sussex, United Kingdom

Prof Dr Juliane Fluck, NFDI4Health – Task Force COVID-19, ZB MED Information Centre for Life Sciences, University of Bonn, Germany

Dr Rajib Shaw, Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University, Japan

Dr Praveen Kumar Pathak, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Jamia Millia Islamia, India

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