Women with disabilities in a pandemic (COVID-19)

The present brief was developed in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic and the unique challenges that this creates for women and girls with disabilities. The brief discusses actions that the UN system can implement systematically to address the needs and rights of these women and girls in COVID-19 response and recovery plans.

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Bibliographic information

Subject area(s): COVID-19; Health; UN system coordination; Women with disabilities

Resource type: Briefs

Series: Briefs on women with disabilities

UN Women office involved in publication: UN Women Headquarters

Publication year: 2020

Number of pages: 3

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)