COVID-19 could wipe out gains in equality for women at work - U.N.

A waitress wearing a protective mask and gloves amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, cleans glasses at Setouchi Lemon Shokudo in Tokyo, Japan June 22, 2020. Picture taken June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon - RC20GH941KMO

Women are in greater danger of infection, and less likely to have social security coverage. Image: REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Matthew Lavietes
Journalist, Thomson Reuters Foundation
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510 million women work in the industries with most job losses compared to 36.6% of men. Image: ILO
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