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Gender Equity in the age of COVID-19

Gender Equity
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March 31, 2021

Women’s History Month is a time to celebrate progress on gender equity, while remaining steadfast in the commitment to tangible change still left to do. To mark Women’s History Month, SCSC’s Kim Samuel alongside Uganda-based gender mainstreaming consultant and Senior Fellow at Harvard’s Advanced Leadership Initiative, colleague and SCSC Global Symposia speaker, Rehmah Kasule co-authored a piece highlighting gender issues in the age of COVID-19.

The article was published in The East African, a newspaper circulated in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, and other countries in the region. The piece describes pressing problems and hopeful prospects for renewing gender equity.

Please read the full article here.