Pandemics and outbreaks have differential impacts on women and men. To learn more, check out this WHO advocacy brief on gender and COVID-19.
This document will help to shed the light on important aspects, for example:
- limited sex- and age- data on COVID-19 impact
- Increased violence against women and children
- Effect on access to sexual and reproductive health and rights
- Risk on health and social workers
For more information on gender and COVID-19, follow this link.