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Lessons from the past: protecting women and girls from violence during COVID-19

By Lindsay Stark, Associate Professor of Social Work and Public Health, Washington University in St Louis
Luissa Vahedi, PhD candidate, Washington University in St Louis
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COVID-19 has impacted women and girls around the globe in adverse ways. However, little attention has been paid to women and girls in humanitarian settings, those whose safety has already been reduced due to conflict, natural disaster or displacement. For these women and girls, COVID-19 has made them particularly vulnerable to increases in gender-based…


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