Covid-19 Country Report Chapter 5.4: South African Government Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equity Responses to COVID-19 presentation

Year Published 2021
Business unit: Special Projects
Resource type: Working papers
File type: Microsoft Powerpoint
Theme(s): Women, Youth, Children & People with Disability


Government interventions during the Covid-19 pandemic sought to ensure that gains in women’s empowerment and gender equity would not be eroded, and find that, while some government interventions made reference to women and gender, most regulations used gender-neutral language and so amplified women’s marginalisation.​

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