Addressing Gender-Based Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Emerging Risks and Solutions
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About The Event
One in three women worldwide experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime, mostly by an intimate partner. Emerging data from around the worldindicate a rise in domestic and gender-based violence (GBV) during theCOVID-19 pandemic.
Please join Women in Global Health – Georgia, USA, fora discussion focused on challenges and opportunities to deliver survivor-centered prevention and response strategies globally and locally.
- Dr. Kathryn Yount, Professor of Global Health and Sociology, Emory University
- Barbara Gibson, Safe House Director
Presented in honor of International Women's Day.