The CDI Function hosted a webinar in May called “Wellness in the Times of COVID-19”. Fiona Farrell, CGIAR System Senior Advisor on Gender, Diversity and Inclusion hosted two experts for a discussion on how best to take care of our employees and team members. Topics included: How staff can deal with anxiety and stress; how managers can support working parents in their teams; how managers can help team members suffering stress, anxiety or burn; how managers can support staff at risk of domestic violence; and how staff can access counselling. The full article and a recording of the webinar can be found at this link.
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