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GSP Recommends: Issue 42

Updated: Sep 19


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.


On our desk       

Women’s Rights in Islam: Fighting for Equality Under the Law (Read)

Reports and Studies       Predictions of Increased Female Poverty from Pandemic Effect (Read)  Latin America & The Caribbean – Report on Gaps in Gender Data in 5 Countries (Read)

COVID-19 Response Measures & Violence Against Children (Read)

Gender Equality: Women’s Rights in Review 25 Years after the Beijing Platform (Read)

News from around the world        Afghanistan – Intra-Afghan Negotiations Set to Begin – Gender Balance & Equality? (Read) Egypt: Gang Rape Witnesses Arrested, Smeared (Read) India: Dalits bear brunt of India’s ‘endemic’ sexual violence crisis (Read) Mexico – Women Call for More Political Action on High VAW & Seize Control of a Federal Building (Read)  Sri Lanka criticised on transitional justice in report to UNHRC (Read)   Vietnam: Deputy PM stresses importance of women in promoting sustainable peace (Read)


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