Sharing a Story from Kenya

Sharing a Story from Kenya Prepared by Wilkins Ndege Muhingi The Association of Social Work Educators was involved in a number of activities in response to Covid-19. We distributed face masks to residents of some areas within Nairobi City County (Langata, Globe cinema, Kawangware, Kabiria, Ngara Langata Police Station and Nairobi Central Police Station). We…

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Grief in the time of COVID-19

Grief in the time of COVID-19 Prepared by Susan Cadell Grief is a normal and natural response in this time. Grief is a response to loss that affects our physical, emotional, behavioural, social, financial, and spiritual lives. It does not only occur in response to death; any loss can cause us to grieve. So much…

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Academic responses to Covid 19 in Social Work

Join ASASWEI for our Conversations in Academia. Topic: Academic responses to Covid 19 in Social Work. Thursday 30 April at 14:00. Speakers: Prof Annamaria Campanini (President IASSW) Prof Gidraph Warrire (President ASSWA) Dr Anneline Keet (ASASWEI) Chair: Dr Varoshini Nadesan ( President ASASWEI) https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81055736281?pwd=ZjViLzJOcVNOb2x4c1FUMk9XajJVUT09 Meeting ID: 81055736281 Password: 031981 www.asaswei.org.za

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Paradox and change – Aotearoa-New Zealand

Paradox and change – Aotearoa-New Zealand Prepared by : Ian Hyslop   Lock-down in Aotearoa-New Zealand is multiplying the strains on the many children and families who don’t have the luxury of material security; warm homes, possessions, savings and middle-class social capital. Not that you would know this from watching the nauseating television features which…

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Faculties and Undergraduates of Social Work of Chongqing University of Science and Technology Volunteered to Fight against the Epidemic in Various Forms

Faculties and Undergraduates of Social Work of Chongqing University of Science and Technology Volunteered to Fight against the Epidemic in Various Forms Prepared by Dr. Cheng Pengli, Department of Sociology, Chongqing University of Science and Technology April 17,2020   Since the outbreak of COVID-19, teachers and students of the social work major of Chongqing University…

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Child Protection and Welfare Under Covid-19

Surviving Covid-19: Social Work Issues in a Global Pandemic (Child Protection and Welfare, and Social Care) By Lena Dominelli, University of Stirling   You can download the document here: Child Protection and Welfare Under Covid Article 11 Apr R Citing this work: If you reproduce or cite this leaflet, please cite it as Dominelli, L.…

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Tasks and competences of frontline social workers in fighting the Covid-19 Pandemic: Stories from Chengdu, China

Tasks and competences of frontline social workers in fighting the Covid-19 Pandemic: Stories from Chengdu, China   Prepared by: Dr. Ke Cui School of Public Administration Sichuan University, China Email: ke.cui@scu.edu.cn   Social workers from Datong Social Work Service Center (Datong) and Lichuan Social Work Service Center (Lichuan), two local social organizations in Chengdu City,…

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