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GSP Recommends: Issue 18



GSP Recommends is a weekly round up of news, reports, recommended readings, videos and podcasts from our desk to yours. If you think something should be up here but isn’t, do write to us on info@gendersecurityproject.com with your recommendation and we will make sure to review it, engage with it, and add it up to one of our forthcoming lists.

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On our desk       


Women in Prisons (Read)


Pandemic: Informal Women Workers Urgently Need Income Replacement & More Protections (Read)

Gender Inequality in the Workplace – Analysis (Read)

Call to Mainstream a Gender Perspective in Drug Treatment & Prevention Programmes, & Develop Alternative Drug Policies Grounded in Gender Equality, Ending Stigma (Read)

COVID-19 Highlights the Failure of Neoliberal Capitalism: Call for Feminist Global Solidarity (Read)

As pandemic rages, women and girls face intensified risks (Read)

Alternative framework for economic governance (Read)

Reports and Studies           


Impact of COVID-19 on Immigrant Survivors of Gender-Based Violence (Read)

Women as Levers of Change: Unleashing the Power of Women to Transform Male-Dominated Industries (Read)

News from around the world  

Venezuela – A Virus Pandemic, Years of Shortages, & a Broken Health System – Compounded Risks for Women (Read)

Pakistan – Women’s March Challenges Patriarchy (Read)

Djibouti – “Mother Counsellors” Guide Women on Childcare, Food Security, & Water Access & Safety (Read)


Spain toughens law against sexual violence (Read)   

Sierra Leone – Discriminatory Ban on Pregnant Girls Attending School Is Lifted (Read)


Watch and Listen       

Justice for My Sister – Guatemala – Femicide Film (Watch

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