Caritas India, Caritas Humanitarian Aid & Relief Initiatives Singapore, Canara Organization for Development and Peace® Mangaluru in collaboration with the Department of Social Work, Mangalore University organized a webinar on “Awareness on Covid-19 behaviors, home based care of asymptomatic and mild cases, and vaccination” on September 16.
Ms Lenet Gonsalves, Programme Manager of CODP being the resource person sensitized the students on the importance of abiding by covid appropriate behaviors to avoid further spread of the disease, requirement of home isolation for mild cases, remedies to improve immunity. Information of mega vaccination drives which will be held on September 17, 2021 was shared with students.
Few students shared their experiences as to how the pandemic has affected them personally.
Ms Vinutha Rai, MSW faculty moderated the programme. 92 students attended the webinar and were provided with e-certificates.