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23/7 Aegis Daily Update

Could Covid-19 wipe out the gains in equality for women in work?

According to the International Labour Organisation the answer to that question is Yes! 

Globally women are more at risk of losing their jobs because they're more likely to work in the hardest hit sectors like hospitality and retail. 

Additionally they also do the majority of unpaid caring work and this unequal distribution has worsened during the pandemic.

Read the full article here https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/07/u-n-warns-covid-19-could-wipe-out-gains-in-equality-for-women-at-work/

 

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