Sessions Videos

  • Day 1 14 Dec 2020
  • Day 2 15 Dec 2020
  • Day 3 16 Dec 2020
  • Day 4 17 Dec 2020
09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (14 Dec 2020)

Economic Growth, Social Protection, and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Programme amid COVID-19

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (14 Dec 2020)

Literature, Language and Technology in the Time of COVID-19

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (14 Dec 2020)

Book Launch “Rah Guzar to Dekho” by Karamat Ali

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

Role of Media amidst COVID-19 Outbreak: From Pakistan and Beyond

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

Education Methods in COVID-19 Response: Assessing Gendered Impact

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

Setting Pakistan’s Agenda for Universal Social Protection (USP)

15:00 PM - 16:30 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

Inaugural Plenary Sustainable Development in the Times of COVID-19

17:30 PM - 18:45 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Higher Education: Challenges and Way Forward

17:30 PM - 18:45 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

Negotiating the Climate Amid COVID-19

17:30 PM - 18:45 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

COVID-19: Air Quality and Health Issues

20:00 PM - 21:30 PM     (14 Dec 2020)

Planetary Dialogue: The Future of Sustainable Development in #Worldaftercorona

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (15 Dec 2020)

Government of Tomorrow: Reimagining the Role of Government after COVID-19

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (15 Dec 2020)

Perspectives on Community Resilience to Violent Extremism: Challenges in the Times of COVID-19

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (15 Dec 2020)

Getting SDGs Back on Track: Innovative Solutions of Post-Pandemic Recovery

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Rural Communities in the Fight against COVID-19

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Accelerating SDGs Achievement and Building Back Better from COVID-19 Pandemic in South Asia

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

An Overwhelming Role of ICTs during COVID-19 Era and Beyond

13:45 PM - 15:15 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Impact of COVID-19 on Food Security: Challenges for Women

13:45 PM - 15:15 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Future of BRI in the Post-COVID World

13:45 PM - 15:15 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Inclusive Tourism Sector Strategies to Support Post-Pandemic Recovery

18:15 PM - 19:15 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Dialogue Plenary: COVID-19 Challenges for SDGs and Human Development

16:00 PM - 17:30 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Special Plenary: Pakistan’s Economic Response to COVID-19 and Way Forward for an Inclusive Economic Recovery

19:45 PM - 20:45 PM     (15 Dec 2020)

Dialogue Plenary: Economic Security and Diplomacy in the Times of COVID-19

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (16 Dec 2020)

Access to Healthcare and Competition

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (16 Dec 2020)

Finding the Way Forward in Post-COVID-19 Pakistan with the Doing Good Index

09:15 AM - 10:45 AM     (16 Dec 2020)

Role of Regional Cooperation for Asia-Pacific’s Energy Transition in the COVID-19 Era

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Climate-Induced Migrations in Times of COVID-19: A Case of South Asian Countries

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Cultural and Knowledge Partnerships through Museums

11:30 AM - 13:00 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Tobacco Greenwashing: Misinformation / Disinformation in the Times of COVID-19

13:45 PM - 15:15 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Cultural Diplomacy in the Times of COVID-19

13:45 PM - 15:15 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Entrepreneurial Business Survival during COVID19: Challenges and Way Forward

13:45 PM - 15:15 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Psychological Impact in Time of COVID-19 and its Implications for Sustainable Development

16:00 PM - 17:30 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Informal Sector during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Challenges and Opportunities

16:00 PM - 17:30 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Urban Water Governance Post-COVID-19

16:00 PM - 17:30 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Financial Inclusion of Women in Pakistan – Developing Gender-Responsive Financial Inclusion Models

17:45 PM - 18:15 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Sustainable Development in the Times of COVID-19: Message from the President of Pakistan, H.E. Dr Arif Alvi

18:15 PM - 19:45 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Dialogue: Plenary Health in Times of COVID-19 Dedicated to former SDPI Colleague & Friend Mr Zia ur Rehman

20:15 PM - 22:00 PM     (16 Dec 2020)

Special Plenary: Remembering the Life and Work of Dr Lubna Chaudhry

09:30 AM - 11:00 AM     (17 Dec 2020)

A New Outlook and Emerging Needs for Education Systems Towards Addressing Impacts and Challenges of Coronavirus Era

09:30 AM - 11:00 AM     (17 Dec 2020)

Gender-Based Violence and the Pakistani Transgender Community in COVID-19 Pandemic

09:30 AM - 11:00 AM     (17 Dec 2020)

State of Social Protection in Pakistan: Need, Coverage, Legislative Status, Challenges, and Way Forward

11:45 AM - 13:15 PM     (17 Dec 2020)

The Role of Science and Technology in COVID-19

11:45 AM - 13:15 PM     (17 Dec 2020)

COVID-19 related Evidence in Policymaking: Perspective from Development Partners

11:45 AM - 13:15 PM     (10 Dec 2020)

Access to Water and Sanitation in a Post-COVID Pakistan

16:00 PM - 17:30 PM     (17 Dec 2020)

Closing Plenary Sustainable Development in the Times of COVID-19