Webinar #5 for Latin America: Resources and platforms for the educational response to the COVID-19

When :

from Thursday 28 May, 2020
to Thursday 28 May, 2020

Type of event :

Consultative Meeting

Where :

Online, Chile

Contact :


The web seminar n°5 for the LAC region was organized by the Regional Bureau for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (OREALC/UNESCI Santiago). The webinar was held in Spanish and provided a space to present some of the main platforms and resources available, especially oriented to educational authorities, teachers and students and their families, to face the challenges of providing educational services in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

This fifth web seminar was facilitated by the Interagency Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE), and was jointly organized by the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Education Group on Risk Management, Disasters and Migration, which is co-led by UNICEF and Save the Children. The event was held in Spanish, through the Zoom platform, and featured presentations by expert panelists, as well as by the facilitating organizations.

The online event is aimed at professionals from Ministries of Education and members of educational communities working on or interested in the educational response to the current COVID-19 pandemic.