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Gender-responsive Frameworks needed in COVID-19 policies

Yap Lay Sheng, Senior Research and Advocacy Officer, Women's Aid Organisation (WAO)

23-Jun-20 14:00

Gender-responsive Frameworks needed in COVID-19 policies

According to statistics from the latest Labour Force Survey, Malaysia is witnessing a spike in people leaving the labour force due to unpaid care obligations. Can integrating a gender-responsive framework into our COVID-19 policies prevent us from setting back gains in gender equality progress? We discuss this and more with the Women's Aid Organisation.

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs, Tee Shiao Eek


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