Lessons learned from Covid-19

The fourth in a series of webinars being run by HPF will focus on the positive outcomes and lessons learned from the Covid-19 pandemic. The webinar to be presented by HPF’s Senior Health Promotion Strategist specialising in Pacific Health Promotion, Dr Viliami Puloka is entitled ‘Collateral Benefits: Lessons learned from COVID-19’. Participants are encouraged to answer the following questions and share their thoughts as part of the discussions during the webinar.

  1. From your personal experience, list three activities you were able to carry out because level 4 & 3 restrictions gave you that opportunity?
  2. Can you list three environmental benefits that were directly related to COVID-19 restrictions?
  3. What are the Public health measures that flattened the curve even as we are still waiting for vaccine and drug for treatment?
  4. If you are to adopt or adapt one lifestyle change for lifetime health, what would that be?
To register for this webinar, for which the fees have been waived as HPF’s contribution to the health promotion workforce and other health workers, HPF members, and our communities, email The webinar link will be forwarded upon registration. Meanwhile go to our YouTube channel to view our latest webinars and other videos, and don’t forget to hit the subscribe button.

Dr Viliami Puloka uses a gardening analogy to highlight the benefits of the lockdown in his home video Lessons from the Garden available on our YouTube channel.