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Borders, Commerce, and COVID-19: The Tense Relations between Costa Rica and Nicaragua

Borders, Commerce, and COVID-19: The Tense Relations between Costa Rica and Nicaragua

August 5, 2020

Javier Arguedas, co-director for GESI Costa Rica, goes in-depth about the relationship between Costa Rica and Nicaragua, and the influence of COVID-19. Read our recap and watch the full webinar.
Gender Equality in Post-Colonial Societies: HIV/AIDS, COVID-19, and Gender-Based Violence in South Africa

Gender Equality in Post-Colonial Societies: HIV/AIDS, COVID-19, and Gender-Based Violence in South Africa

July 29, 2020

Public Health & Development in South Africa lecturer Dr. Amanda Gouws discussed how the ongoing issue of gender-based violence in South Africa is exacerbated by the HIV/AIDS and COVID-19 pandemics. Read our recap and watch the full webinar.
Achieving Sustainable Community Development Outcomes in Internships and Volunteer Engagement

Achieving Sustainable Community Development Outcomes in Internships and Volunteer Engagement

July 22, 2020

GESI Uganda Site Director Margaret Nassozi, along with Christine Malarkey and Julius Kisere, discussed methods for implementing sustainable community-based development internships. Read our recap and watch the full webinar.
The "China Model" Revisited: Political Economy of China in the Post-COVID-19 Era

The "China Model" Revisited: Political Economy of China in the Post-COVID-19 Era

July 15, 2020

China: Political & Economic Development Lecturer Dr. Xin Sun unpacked the unique Chinese governance model with respect to China’s political economy in the post-COVID-19 era. Read our recap and watch the full webinar.
Socioeconomic & Political Impacts of COVID-19 in Bolivia and Argentina

Socioeconomic & Political Impacts of COVID-19 in Bolivia and Argentina

July 1, 2020

GESI Bolivia Site Director Mauricio Ramirez Parra discussed governmental and individual responses to COVID-19 in the region and the impacts of the pandemic on communities. Read our recap and watch the full webinar.