UN Women, UNFPA: Impact of COVID-19 on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in East and Southern Africa - April 2021
Reports and Assessments
UN Women and UNFPA undertook this study to understand better the gendered impacts of the pandemic and to inform national development planning for the recovery. The study highlights the impacts of COVID-19 on women and men as gleaned from research conducted during 2020, as well as the Computer Assisted Telephonic Interviews (CATI) Rapid Gender Assessments (RGAs) executed by UN Women, UNFPA and partners in seven countries in the East and Southern Africa region.
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Livelihood & Social cohesion