Social Impacts of COVID-19 in Japan and Taiwan

Date: Dec 9

Time: 14:00-17:00 TST (15:00-18:00 JST)

Agenda:

Time (in Taiwan) Time (in Japan) Schedule
14:00-14:10 15:00-15:10

Opening Remarks

  • Prof. Lan, Pei-Chia, National Taiwan University
  • Prof. Shirahase, Sawako, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, the University of Tokyo
14:10-15:10 15:10-16:10

Session One— COVID Impact on Society

Presider: Nukaga, Misako, Graduate School of Education, the University of Tokyo

  • The impact of COVID-19 on society from the perspective of political science (speaker: Prof. McElwain, Kenneth Mori, Institute of Social Science, the University of Tokyo)
  • Migrant Workers’ Im/mobilities under Taiwan’s Border Control for Covid-19 (Prof. Lan, Pei-Chia, National Taiwan University)
15:10-15:20 16:10-16:20

Break

15:20-16:20 16:20-17:20

Session Two— COVID Impact on Family

Presider: Su, Kuo-Hsien, National Taiwan University

  • The subjective well-being of children in Taiwan: Under the influence of COVID-19 (Prof. Chen, Yu-Wen, National Taiwan University)
  • The impact of COVID-19 on society focusing on gender and family (Prof.  Shirahase, Sawako, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, the University of Tokyo)
16:30-17:00 17:30-18:00 Closed Session

Registration Link: https://forms.gle/ihe9F3229njkgr3TA

Note: Please note that “Closed Session” is not open to public.