Trans women in Ice custody already suffered sexual harassment and abuse. Then came Covid-19

Posted on November 18, 2020 at 9:01 pm

LGBTQ+ immigrants say officials have failed to address discrimination, and that an inadequate response to Covid is compounding their misery. ...

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Call to participate in an international study on contraception and abortion services during COVID-19

Posted on November 4, 2020 at 9:17 am

About The contraception and abortion subgroup of the iCoP on COVID-19, SRHR and gender equality is busy doing research on ...

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LGBTQ people are going undocumented in New York state’s COVID-19 health data

Posted on October 22, 2020 at 11:52 am

When the coronavirus pandemic first spread to Rochester, Penny Sterling wanted to know how she would be counted if she ...

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Approaches to support the delivery of self-managed medication abortion during COVID-19

Posted on October 22, 2020 at 11:06 am

About Global health emergencies have a significant indirect impact on sexual and reproductive health and rights, by interrupting regular service ...

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Sexual and gender minority adolescents must be prioritised during the global COVID-19 public health response

Posted on October 8, 2020 at 11:21 am

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, governing bodies across the world have implemented policies that forced millions of students ...

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COVID-19 will widen poverty gap between women and men, new UN Women and UNDP data shows

Posted on October 8, 2020 at 8:37 am

New York – The COVID-19 crisis will dramatically increase the poverty rate for women and widen the gap between men and ...

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Pregnant Immigrants and Asylum Seekers During COVID-19

Posted on September 24, 2020 at 8:09 am

The U.S. government has exploited the COVID-19 pandemic to further eviscerate humanitarian and human rights protections for immigrants and people ...

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Under Siege – Impact of COVID-19 on Girls in Africa

Posted on September 10, 2020 at 11:28 am

Throughout history, women and girls have been affected negatively and at a disproportionately higher rate by the outbreaks of epidemics ...

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From insights to action: Gender equality in the wake of COVID-19

Posted on September 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

UN Women recently published a new report on the gendered impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on extreme poverty, employment, health, ...

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Resilience, adaptation and action MSI’s response to COVID-19

Posted on August 27, 2020 at 10:27 am

As COVID-19 continues to devastate lives and communities across the world, MSI shares new data on the impact of access ...

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