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GSP Recommends: Issue 26


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.


Featured image: Rally in favour of the Equal Rights Amendment, USA (Barbara Freeman / Getty Images)

On our desk       


The Green Economy Must Not Forget Gender (Read)

Justice for Women Amidst COVID-19 (Read)

Prostitution, The Sex Trade, & The COVID-19 Pandemic (Read)

Why Gender-Responsive Communications Are Critical in the Battle Against COVID-19 (Read)

Three Ways to Contain COVID-19’s Impact on Informal Women Workers (Read)

Caregivers Have Special Vulnerability & Challenges during COVID-19 – USA+ (Read)

Reports and Studies             


Council of Europe – Women’s Rights & The COVID-19 Pandemic (Read)  

COVID-19: G7 Nations Need to Get Gender Equality Right for a Better Future for Women at Work (Read)

Harsh Realities: Marginalized Women in Cities of the Developing World – Consider Women in Slum Settings Amidst COVID-19 (Read

UN Framework for the Immediate Socio-Economic Response to COVID-19 – Equity – Gender  (Read

EU/EIGE – Gender Budgeting Toolkit (Read)

COVID-19 at the Intersection of Gender & Disability (Read)

Mapping the Impact of COVID-19 on Women, Peace and Security Practitioners in the Indo-Pacific Region (Read)

News from around the world    

Mexico – Despite the Coronavirus, Mexican Women Are Fighting Femicide (Read)  

Hungary – Parliament Refuses to Ratify the EU Convention on Violence Against Women-Istanbul Convention (Read)

Yemen & Around the World, Obstetric Fistula Strikes the Most Vulnerable Women (Read

Watch and Listen        

Episode 41 of the Feminifesto Podcast: Manira Alva (Read)

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