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The gender aspect of COVID-19

Hiba Huneini- COVID-19 is a complex crisis that has impacts on all aspects whether health, economic, social or political. The living conditions of the vulnerable social groups that were already being affected by global problems have worsened. Massive studies and research are being published daily on COVID-19, and analysis is still underway to predict and comprehend the post-COVID-19 impacts. Nothing is certain yet, and we are still dwelling in assumptions and uncertainties; however, what is evident is that structural inequalities among marginalized target groups, mainly marginalized women and youth, and gender-based violence is severely increasing all over the world.
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