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New GBWN Newsletter Edition – How much gender responsive were the Covid-19 national recovery measures?

The Gender Budget Brief #4  presents the results of the fiscal assessments that demonstrate gender uneven distribution of public funding, and specific recovery funding planned to benefit businesses, save jobs and rarely directed to social infrastructure like health, education, care systems.

While women have been beneficiaries of the fiscal measures targeted to save jobs, they have been mostly affected by other non-fiscal measures related to lock-down practices that disproportionally affected women increasing unpaid care work.

Have a look here on the current state of play in terms of this in the WB region and Republic of Moldova.