Four Key Global Trends on Gender, Security and Safety

Post date:

Author:

Category:

Data shows women’s roles in protest movements are key both in ensuring that protests remain non-violent and in helping the movement succeed in its aims. (Victoria Pickering)

March felt more like global disaster month than Women’s History Month, with COVID-19 consistently dominating the headlines.

Yet in the midst of the critical pandemic response, we can’t lose sight of how gender is shaping key global trends—and how supposedly “gender-blind” policy responses miss a critical piece of the puzzle.

Frustrated global health experts point out that “policies and public health efforts have not addressed the gendered impacts of disease outbreaks”—noting that there is no gender analysis of COVID-19.

However, understanding how disease outbreaks affect women differently than men is critical to creating equitable and effective policy responses.

As Helen Lewis…

Continue Reading Source

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

STAY CONNECTED

20,790FansLike
2,506FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe

INSTAGRAM

I Tried the Famous $5 Amazon Mascara, and Here’s the Verdict

A byproduct of my Scandivian heritage? Very light colored eyebrows and eyelashes, the latter of which I’ve been darkening with mascara ever since...

It’s Hard to Watch the Growing Interest in Asian Food After Being Shamed for My Culture as a Kid

Everyone has a handful of memories that are painful to remember. I have a fistful of memories that are shrouded in guilt and...

Plus-Size Activewear Outfits to Wear For Every Work Out

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate...