COVID-19 & the Digital Divide: Dialogue & Debate

A Dialogue & Debate webinar on 'COVID-19 & the Digital Divide' broadcast live on 5 August 2020

Resource type: Webinar

A Dialogue & Debate webinar on ‘COVID-19 & the Digital Divide’, exploring the importance of ensuring that people have access to digital technologies and the internet, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The discussion drew on key findings from our Cumberland Lodge Report on Digital Inclusion: Bridging Divides, which is available to read and download on our website.

This webinar was live-streamed on Wednesday 5 August at 11am, and was presented by our Chief Executive Dr Edmund Newell. He was joined by guest panellists:

  • Robin Christopherson MBE – Head of Digital Inclusion, AbilityNet
  • Shabira Papain – Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Reach, NHS
  • Lauren Razavi – Writer, Speaker and Strategist

Audio version

An audio-only version of this webinar is available below, and on podcast platforms.

Audio versions of all our previous Dialogue & Debate webinars can be found on SoundCloud here.