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Values governance pathways to promote health equity among the elderly in South Korea

RegNet PhD Seminar


Sora Lee


Online Event


Thursday, 14 October, 2021 - 12:30 to 13:30
What’s behind a successful intersectoral collaboration for health equity? This presentation explores the journey that goes beyond the all the bureaucratic issues regulations and remind us that intangible factors like values really matter to achieve policy objective, such as health equity.
This seminar is Sora’s final presentation of her doctoral candidature.
About the Speaker
Sora Lee is a doctoral candidate in the Menzies Centre for Health Governance, School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet), Australian National University. Her doctoral thesis is on values governance for health equity in the elderly in South Korea. Her thesis looks at conflict-avoiding nature of intersectoral policymaking process in South Korea and proposes an inclusive governance mechanism in intersectoral collaboration that embraces the varied values and beliefs. She taught previously at Korean Development Institute School of Public Policy and at Ewha Womans University before coming to the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.
Image credit: Action shot of Kukkiwon Grandmother Taekwondo Demonstration Team taken by Jeon Han, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Korean Culture and Information Service (CC BY-SA 2.0).
This event will be delivered online via Zoom.


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