A packed room in Parliament witnessed the launch of Hindu and Jain videos and leaflets surrounding the change of law on organ donation on 10 July 2019. The event was hosted by Lord Jitesh Gadhia and Chief Guest was Rt Hon Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care. Millie Banerjee, Chair of NHSBT, also thanked the Hindu and Jain communities for what was being doing to promote organ donation. Bob Blackman MP expressed his full support to the launch and campaign. Kirit Modi, Chair of JHOD Steering Group took the opportunity to thank steering group members and others for the amazing work they had done, working in partnership with NHSBT, in producing excellent new resources …see links for all new resources.
Jain leaflet: https://nhsbtdbe.blob.core.windows.net/umbraco-assets- corp/16472/jain-initiative-organ-donation.pdf (Direct access to pdf)
Hindu leaflet: https://nhsbtdbe.blob.core.windows.net/umbraco-assets- corp/16471/hindu-communities-organ-donation-after-death.pdf (Direct access to pdf)