COVID-19 Response: Lessons from Asian Countries, including Digital Interventions


COVID-19 Response: Lessons from Asian Countries, including Digital Interventions

20 April 2020 to 25 May 2020

Some Asian countries have been lauded for their management of the COVID-19 outbreak.  Find out about health policy approaches, digital technology interventions, and key lessons learned. This live webinar series features experts from the People’s Republic of China, Republic of Korea, Singapore, and Taipei,China.   

Jointly organized by ADB's Digital Technology Unit, Health Sector Group, and Urban Sector Group, the series aims to reflect on lessons learned and explore available interventions and solutions that ADB's developing member countries can leverage to help improve their health outcomes. 

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
20 Apr 2020 Webinars Health System Response to COVID-19: Lessons from the Republic of Korea
Seoul National University and Sangnoksu District Health Office representatives presented on the decisive actions taken by the Republic of Korea...
20 Apr 2020 Webinars Digital Opportunities in the COVID-19 Crisis: The Case of the Republic of Korea
Find out more about the Republic of Korea's use of cutting-edge technology, including national big data platform, to manage the COVID-19 outbreak...
20 Apr 2020 Webinars Remote Learning in the Time of the COVID-19 Pandemic
During the COVID-19 pandemic, 90% of the world's student population is affected by school closures. Governments, development organizations...
20 Apr 2020 Webinars Digital Solutions for COVID-19 Control and Prevention—The Case of Hong Kong, China
Learn about the digital technology solutions applied by Hong Kong, China in handling the spread of COVID-19.   In this webinar, the...
20 Apr 2020 Webinars Use of Digital Solutions in Tackling COVID-19: The Case of India
Learn about the digital technology solutions applied in India to handle the spread of COVID-19. Panelists also shared their experiences in ...


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