Resource: COVID-19: Emerging Gender Data and Why it Matters

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UN Women, COVID-19: Emerging Gender Data and Why it Matters, https://data.unwomen.org/resources/covid-19-emerging-gender-data-and-why-it-matters.

[This is a regularly-updated page]

Overview: ‘UN Women has been closely following the political and economic response to COVID-19 and how it is impacting women and girls. We are working with partners to bridge the gender data gap and deliver a more accurate picture of the gender dimension to the response so that it can be more effective for women and girls. As more gender data is produced and disaggregated, we will make it available here.

How to end gender violence: Article in “Pragati”

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Swarna Rajagopalan, Ending gender violence, Pragati, June 2010.

“Ending gender violence begins with acknowledging that there is a problem, and it is not a “ladies’ problem.” Zero-tolerance for violence is the true mark of civilisation, especially when backed by initiatives to create awareness and change attitudes, in government and society.”