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GSP Recommends: Issue 27


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: Poster calling for the end of Police Brutality (Pinterest)

On our desk       

HIV/AIDS – What People Living with HIV Need to Know about HIV & COVID-19 – Women (Read)

How to Talk about Misogyny & Objectification in Music, Movies, & Culture (Read)

How to Prevent COVID-19 Becoming a Humanitarian Disaster in Conflict Situations, Refugee & IDP Populations – Gender (Read

We Need a Feminist Response to This Coronavirus Pandemic! (Read)

On the Front Lines of COVID-19, Women’s Organizations Are Vital First Responders as Violence Against Women Spikes (Read)

Reports and Studies  

How COVID-19 Has Amplified Impacts on Women & Girls (Read)

Men & COVID-19: Adding a Gender Lens (Read)

Indigenous Women of the Americas in the Face of the COVID-19 Pandemic (Read)

Impact of COVID-19 on VAW & Service Provision: Rapid Assessment, Findings (Read)

Constructing Women Perpetrators of International Crimes – Analysis (Read

Human Rights in Childbirth (Read)


News from around the world     

Iran – President Calls for Harsher Laws to Tackle “Honor Killings” after Beheading of Teenage Girl by Her Father (Read)

Jordan – Girls Confined in Juvenile Detention Centers Under the Controversial “Male Guardianship” System (Read)

Russia – Preventing & Combating Violence Against Women in the Russian Federation (Read)

USA – Toward a Feminist Foreign Policy in the United States (Read)

UK – Why Do So Few Rapes Result in Convictions? (Read)

Watch and Listen         

Jasmine Network Launching – Women of the Mediterranean – Film (Watch)

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