COVID-19 and Gender: Immediate Recommendations for Planning and Response in Jordan

Authors/editor(s): JNCW and UN Women

Originally published on UN Women Jordan website.


Developed jointly by the Jordanian National Commission for Women and UN Women, this document outlines an initial set of recommendations for integrating gender in the COVID-19 planning and response. The recommendations address four main issues:

·      Access to information and health services

·      Protection, safety and security

·      Response planning and coordination structures

·      Economic impact


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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Jordan

Subject area(s): Humanitarian action

Publication year: 2020

Number of pages: 3