Stopping Femicide: COVID-19 Brings Renewed Global Urgency
Patricia Olamendi Torres, Dr. Dubravka Šimonović, Nicole Matthews, Cheryl Thomas
March 4, 2021
Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy
Violence against women is a pandemic within a pandemic, as COVID-19 has exacerbated the severity and frequency of all forms of gender-based violence, including femicide. Combating femicide requires more than keeping women out of harm’s way. Join Global Rights for Women and the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy for a conversation with global and local activists who have led collective action to raise awareness and create change.