The “She-cession”: COVID-19’s Economic Impact on Women

As part of She’s Right’s participation in 16 days of activism to end violence against women, each piece will be dedicated to a woman who has lost her life due to gender-based violence. This article is dedicated to Jessielee Booth, killed by a man and found on 14th February 2020, at the age of 30. … Continue reading The “She-cession”: COVID-19’s Economic Impact on Women

Women in charge: Female leaders in times of crisis

By Patrick McTague. Edited by Jessica Sutton. Not to state the obvious, but the world is currently dealing with some bad times. If you haven’t looked outside in the last few weeks, don’t. It’s not good. Stay in bed with a nice hot Milo. If you have unfortunately seen the state of the world, you … Continue reading Women in charge: Female leaders in times of crisis

Physical and Psychological Violence During COVID-19: The Shadow Pandemic

This article is dedicated to Dr Lorena Quaranta, killed by a man on 31st March 2020. By Jessica Sutton. For many women and girls, the threat looms largest where they should be safest — in their own homes. I urge all governments to put women’s safety first as they respond to the pandemic.- Secretary-General of … Continue reading Physical and Psychological Violence During COVID-19: The Shadow Pandemic