Speak out on sexual and gender violence amid coronavirus fight

Speak out on sexual and gender violence amid coronavirus fight

Mar 25, 2020 COLUMNS by admin
Rights advocates and other organisations should be vigilant, reach out and be on hand to help deal with possible risks and escalation of SGBV at this time when all the attention and focus is on Covid-19. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

The mini lockdown ordered by the government in a bid to tackle the novel coronavirus pandemic that includes the directive to stay at home, and the decision by some employers to lay off workers and have others take pay cuts or even unpaid leave, is surely a recipe for stress and tension amid economic hardship. WoN Executive Director Njeri Rugene writes here…

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