Latin America

The COVID-19 crisis disproportionately affects women – here's how Latin America is addressing it

Latin American leaders are tackling the economic impact of COVID-19 on women through innovative policies and initiatives. Image: REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Elselot Hasselaar

Project Lead, Centre for the New Economy and Society, World Economic Forum

Andrea Saldarriaga Jiménez

Coordinator Gender Parity Accelerators, Inter-American Development Bank


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Percentage of time spent on unpaid household work done by women in Latin America Image: Inter-American Development Bank

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