The pandemic has affected millions around the world, with women among the hardest hit. As economies rebuild, new data show that when we prioritize solutions that help women, all people benefit.
Most economic empowerment programs focus on getting cash into women’s hands. However, we must go beyond empowerment programs and build economic systems that work for women.
A robust economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic depends on putting women’s needs at the center.
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