We are pleased to be a part of an international seminar at Oxford Brookes University on older people’s services during the COVID pandemic. The event is an online webinar scheduled for 12noon on Friday 13th November 2020
Who can attend this event
COVID-19 has had disproportionate impacts on Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic groups. This session will share insights into the experiences of the elderly from among ethnic minorities and those who care for them in diverse contexts, in the global north and south. It will highlight the diversity of contextual challenges opportunities in the everyday lives of older people.
Dr Beacon Mbiba, Senior Lecturer in Urban Policy and International Development, School of Built Environment, OBU Community/Civil Society Champions (UK and Africa)
Ms Olutoyin Ogunbanjo – Listening Ears (London based charity)
Bridget Rita Mandizha – Shelter and Homage Trust (Harare, Zimbabwe)