Paths Toward Recovery

2021 Oct 21

Ciudadanía Global: Aprendiendo a cambiar el mundo

3:00pm

4:00pm hora Chile
This event is virtual and will be held in Spanish with simultaneous English translation. To register, click here.

Quinta Conferencia internacional #AprendoEnCasa

El Laboratorio de Aprendizaje #AprendoEnCasa es un espacio para conferencias y talleres guiados por destacados profesores de la Universidad de Harvard y expertos de la región, con herramientas para...

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2021 Oct 05

Disruptions to Educational Opportunity in Latin America: Primary and Secondary Education During Covid-19

9:00am to 10:15am


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Speakers: Cristián Bellei, Associate Researcher, Center for Advanced Research in Education, and Professor of Sociology, University of Chile; Sergio Cárdenas, Professor of Public Administration, CIDE; Antonio Madero-Fundación México en Harvard Visiting Scholar, DRCLAS, Harvard University; Claudia Costin,...

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2021 Nov 17

Beyond Vaccines: Health in Rural Mexico and the History of Vaccines

6:00pm to 7:30pm


This event is virtual and will be translated into both English and Spanish. To register, click here.

Speakers: Claudia Agostoni, Researcher, Institute for Historical Research, National Autonomous University of Mexico; Ana María Carrillo, Professor, School of Medicine, National Autonomous University of Mexico; Paola Sesia, Professor, Centro de...

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2021 Oct 08

Disruptions of Dignity: COVID-19 and the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Latin America

12:30pm


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Introduction: Alicia Ely Yamin, Senior Fellow in Global Health and Rights, The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School; Senior Advisor on Human Rights, Partners in Health
Speakers: José Alfredo...

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2021 Sep 23

Social-emotional and Holistic Education as a Means to Transform Learning

2:00pm

3:00 pm Chile Time
This event is virtual and will be held in Spanish with simultaneous English translation. To register, click here.

The 4th #AprendoEnCasa Learning Lab International Conference

The #AprendoenCasa Learning Laboratory is a space for conferences and workshops guided by leading professors from Harvard University and experts from the region, with tools to inspire,...

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2021 Sep 09

COVID-19 Vaccine development and deployment: The Cuban case

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Vicente Vérez Bencomo, Director of the Finlay Institute of Vaccines
Moderated by: Marcia Castro, Chair, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Dr. Vicente Verez Bencomo is a scientist with a nationally and internationally recognized trajectory. He is a Chemical Engineer from the “Lomonosov” Institute in Moscow, State Doctor from the University of Orleans (France, 1983), Doctor Honoris causa from the Canadian University of Quebec in Montreal and Member of...

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2021 Sep 14

Prospects for Post-COVID Economic Recovery in Latin America

12:00pm to 1:20pm


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The economic toll of the Covid crisis on Latin America has been catastrophic. According to The Economist, whereas global GDP contracted by 3% last year, that of Latin America and the Caribbean fell on average by 7%, the worst of any region tracked by the IMF. Lengthy lockdowns have contributed to the exacerbation of poverty and inequality, and school closures...

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2021 Jul 26

The Pandemic is Not Only a Viral Event

Repeats every day until Tue Jul 27 2021 .
8:00am to 4:00pm

8:00am to 4:00pm


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In the field of health practices enlivened by the emergence of the Covid-19 pandemic, the emergence of variants of the SarsCov-2 virus, the lack of sufficient vaccines and the uncontrolled infection in Brazil, the response to the pandemic has depended on the participation and production of researchers from various areas and the involvement of community leaders in the social response. The objective of this international seminar, the...

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Harvard destaca iniciativa chilena que ayuda a seguir educando en pandemia

February 1, 2021

La plataforma Aprendo en Casa es parte de las que se nombran en el texto, que también incluye experiencias de comunidades que apuestan por continuar con el aprendizaje en sectores como Nepal, los países árabes o México.

El programa Aprendo en Casa reúne material elaborado por organizaciones líderes “en campos tan diversos como la ciencia, el arte, la mejora educativa, la psicología, el emprendimiento y la tecnología”, indica la publicación estadounidense. Su plataforma web ya alcanza 250 mil usuarios, agrega.

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2020 Jun 25

Qual o futuro das favelas?

11:00am to 12:30pm

11am EDT/12pm BRT

This event is virtual and will be in Portuguese. To register, please click here.

Speakers: Eliana Silva, Diretora, Redes de Desenvolvimento da Maré; Gilson Rodrigues, Presidente, União dos Moradores e do Comércio de Paraisópolis; Preto Zezé, Presidente Global da CUFA- Central Única das Favelas; Raull Santiago – Fundador, Coletivo Papo Reto

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2020 May 13

História e Pandemias no Brasil

3:00pm to 4:15pm

This event is virtual and will be in Portuguese. To register, please click here

Um diálogo online com: Sidney Chalhoub, Historiador. David e Peggy Rockefeller Professor de História e de Estudos Africanos e Afro-Americanos; Diretor do Programa de Pós-graduação em História, Harvard University; João José Reis. Historiador. Professor Titular de História,...

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2020 May 12

The Impact of COVID-19 on Higher Education: The challenges of going online

11:00am to 12:15pm

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The DRCLAS Brazil Studies Program and Brazil Office, together with the Harvard Alumni Club of Brazil, are pleased to invite you to the Harvard-Brazil Dialogue Online: The Impact of COVID-19 on Higher Education: The challenges of going online. A comparative dialogue on education quality, equity and access in times of...

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