Month: August 2020

Susan Hird, Consultant in Public Health, Sheffield on COVID-19 measures

We speak to Susan Hird (Consultant in Public Health) from the Sheffield Director of Public Health’s office. She gives us insight into the work that the Directorate has undertaken since March how different demographics have been impacted in the city. We also discuss the prevention and management of COVID-19 strategy that has been implement by …

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Sisters Not Strangers coalition on the impact of COVID-19 on refugee & asylum-seeking women

The report “Hear Us: the experiences of refugee and asylum-seeking women during the pandemic’ surveyed around 115 women from England and Wales on the impact the COVID-19 pandemic was having on women seeking asylum, refused asylum and those with leave to remain. Sisters Not Strangers coalition members from DEWA Project ( Ibtisam Alfarah, Sheffield), WAST …

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