Uganda – Women Fear Food Shortages Will Make…

Before Uganda's coronavirus lockdown, HIV-positive Matina had a morning routine. After waking, she drank tea, ate something small, and took her antiretroviral drugs as doctors instructed. But since restrictions to stop the spread of COVID-19…

Why We Need To Listen To African Women’s…

As the threat of COVID19 emerged into full global view, African women’s rights organisations started to raise red flags around what effective responses needed to consider-but would likely leave out. They were prepared. Not with…

Women are most adversely impacted by COVID-19

The United Nations has called for specific action for women on the frontline in the fight against COVID-19. It urged governments to take action for women who make up about 70% of staff of health and…