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Effects of COVID-19 on Gender-based Violence

Date
29 May, 2020
Time
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Venue

Go-to-Webinar (Registration link in summary)

Organiser
Dr Shanti Singh-Anthony
Contact

pancap@caricom.org

Event Summary

As people are asked to stay at home, reports of partner and domestic violence are increasing. Women and children, from different age and social groups, are at particular risk of violence in their homes. Preventing and responding to violence is an important component of the COVID-19 response.

This webinar will focus on recommendations and strategies to prevent and respond to domestic violence against women and children during COVID-19. Presenters will discuss key strategies to plan for, inform on, prevent and respond to violence against women and children.

Event Documents

Event Videos

The Effects of COVID-19 on Gender-Based Violence