Gender-based violence and COVID-19 — Working towards gender-responsive judicial systems
COVID-19 pandemic has aggravated pre-existing conditions of violence against women and worsened gender inequalities. The discussion focused on some of the targeted initiatives for responding to increased gender-based violence in the region. The panelists discussed working with the judiciary on reducing gender-based violence and promoting gender equality.
This event is part of ADB's in-house Insight Thursday lecture series.
|Date||Session / Activity||Presentation Material||Speaker(s)|
|25 Mar 2021||Moderator||Bernard Woods, Principal Director, DOC, concurrently Director, SPRA, ADB|
|25 Mar 2021||Panelists||Christina Pak, Principal Counsel, ADB|
|25 Mar 2021||Panelists||Mairi MacRae,Social Development Specialist (Gender and Development), ADB|