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Video: Ramadan and the COVID-19 Vaccine

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: April 7, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
In this video, Dr. Ashgan Elshinawy, a pulmonologist, explains the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines and why it is acceptable to Muslim community members to receive it during Ramadan.
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Video: A Discussion on COVID-19 Vaccines

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: April 7, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
In this video, Sheikh Mohammad Elshinawy explains why the COVID-19 vaccine is permitted to Muslim community members during Ramadan. This is due to one of primary objectives of Islamic law which is preservation of life and that ingredients which are normally not permissible are allowed if no viable alternative is available.
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Video: Trauma-Informed Work with Asylum-Seeking Youth at the Border

Author(s): South Southwest Mental Health Technology Transfer Center
Date: April 2, 2021
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness, Safety
Providing trauma-informed care (TIC) and support for children, youth, and families as they navigate the asylum system can be challenging. It can be hard to know how to be as helpful as possible, especially when communication is difficult. In this brief video, two mental health experts with experience within the asylum and immigration systems share …

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Video: Mental Wellness and Stress

Author(s): Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center (EMBARC)
Date: March 24, 2021
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
These multilingual videos share information about mental wellness and stress. They describe how mental wellness can help cope with stress. Topics include the role of social support, thinking positively, coping activities, goal setting, eating well, exercising regularly, avoiding drugs and alcohol, and asking for help. Some information specific to organizations in Iowa is provided. These …

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Video: Vaccine 101: Information for Organizations Serving RIM Communities

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: March 23, 2021
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This video is intended to aid those working with refugee, immigrant, and migrant (RIM) communities in understanding the COVID-19 vaccine and effectively communicating about the COVID-19 vaccine to the communities they serve.
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Video: COVID-19 Vaccine Informational Videos

Author(s): Church World Service (CWS)
Date: March 21, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
These informational videos, available in 15 languages, include health professionals discussing the COVID-19 vaccine.
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Video: Online Sexual Abuse

Author(s): Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center (EMBARC)
Date: March 17, 2021
Topic(s): Safety
These multilingual videos provide information about online sexual abuse. They describe how social media, texting, and email can be used in harmful or abusive ways, including through spreading sexual rumors or sending unwanted sexual pictures. The videos indicate that exchanging sexual pictures is not a crime, unless pictures are shared without permission. Finally, the videos …

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Video: How to Help Someone with Mental Illness

Author(s): Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center (EMBARC)
Date: March 10, 2021
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
These multilingual videos discuss information about how to help someone who has mental illness. Topics include: stigma related to talking about mental illness; ways to respond if someone tells you they are experiencing mental illness; ways to offer help; and how to listen, keep in contact, and offer ongoing support. These videos were developed in …

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Video: Imam Wazir on Vaccinations in Islam

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: March 9, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
In this video, Imam Wazir explains how receiving a COVID-19 vaccine is permissible and encouraged for Muslim community members according to Islamic law.
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Video: Imam Wazir on Ramadan and the COVID-19 Vaccine

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: March 7, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
In this video, Imam Wazir explains how receiving a COVID-19 vaccine is not considered breaking fast for Ramadan and encourages all Muslim community members to get the vaccine if their appointment is during Ramadan.