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GSP Recommends: Issue 39


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: Feminist Mural in Valencia | Wikimedia Commons

On our desk       

COVID-19 & Gender Equality: Countering the Regressive Effects (Read)  

Key to an Inclusive Recovery from the Current Crises, Pandemic: Putting More Women in Decision-Making Roles (Read)

Gender Equality – Put at the Heart of the Post-COVID-19 Economic Recovery (Read

Unleashing the Power of Women to Transform Male-Dominated Industries (Read)

Reports and Studies     

Global to Local – Practical Approach to Prevent, Address, & Document Domestic Violence Under COVID-19 (Read

Trafficking – Addressing Emerging Human Trafficking Trends & Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic (Read

COVID-19 Has “Devastating” Effect on Women & Girls – The Lancet (Read

News from around the world      

Afghanistan – Stand by Afghan Women & Vital Importance of Afghan Women’s Full Participation in the Peace Process (Read

Egypt – Spate of “Morality” Prosecutions of Women (Read)

Iran – #MeToo Moment: Women’s Tweets Highlight Alleged Sexual Abuse, Rape, by Prominent Figures (Read

Mexico-USA Border – Waiting in Juarez: Women & LGBTI Asylum Seekers Stuck in a Dangerous Limbo – Continuing Challenges (Read

Pakistan – Female Journalists Make Coordinated Campaign Against Online Threats (Read)

Somalia – Parliament Considers Bill to Allow Forced Marriage (Read

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