Children of Puerto Rico & COVID-19

May 6, 2020
DESCRIPTION: NCDP in collaboration with the Institute for Youth Development (IDJ), will host a series of discussions focused on the impacts of COVID-19 as a public health emergency and how the children of Puerto Rico may be affected by the compounding effects of poverty and prior disaster exposure.

Session #5: Strategies to address domestic violence and child abuse during remote learning, school closures, and compounding household economic stressors / Estrategias para abordar la violencia doméstica y el abuso infantil durante tiempos de aprendizaje remoto, cierre de escuelas, y estresores económicos en el hogar.

Date & Time: Wednesday May 6th, 2020 / Miércoles 6 de mayo, 2020, 1:00 PM -2:30 PM ET

Yesenia Delgado

Alina Potts, Global Women’s Institute
Gilda F. Rodríguez Díaz, Carlos Albizu University – San Juan Campus
Jodie Roure, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY

Please note: These events will be simultaneously translated in English and Spanish but are subject to technological limitations.

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