Alight’s participation in Aljazeera’s talk show on impact of COVID-19 on vulnerable refugees

Alight Pakistan’s Country Director Dr. Tariq Cheema was the lead panelist of Al Jazeera English’s show “The Stream” for a discussion on the impact of coronavirus on vulnerable refugee populations-  ‘compare and contrast’ debate — about the most urgent Covid-19 challenges they are facing, and how they are being complicated by local political and social realities.

As the prominent part of the global voices, Dr. Tariq Cheema explained the audience what practical measures are being put in place to stem the spread of coronavirus in Pakistan’s refugee population? Francesco Bart from UNHCR Jordan and Abdullahi Mire, a refugee from Dadaab’s population in Kenya completed this intimate panel of three.