Our website uses cookies to improve and personalise your experience and to display advertisements(if any). Our website may also include third-party cookies like Google Adsense, Google Analytics, and Youtube. By using the website, you consent to the use of cookies. We have updated our Privacy Policy. Please click on the button to check our Privacy Policy.

How women in academia are feeling the brunt of COVID-19

How women in academia are feeling the brunt of COVID-19

KEYMANTHRI MOODLEY, Director, The Centre for Medical Ethics & Law, Stellenbosch University AMANDA GOUWS, Professor of Political Science and SARChi Chair in Gender Politics, Stellenbosch University THE COVID-19 pandemic and the consequent public health response of lockdown has brought into sharp relief the constraints faced by women across the board. We have been keeping a keen eye on the impact it’s having on women in academia – our field of work and research. What we’re observing, and what’s being backed up by research, is that women are facing additional constraints as a result of COVID-19. These range from the added…
Read More