COVID-19: The gendered impacts of the pandemic
©FAO/Virginija Morgan
In Pakistan, women are major contributors to the country's agricultural production and food security. Yet women are often unpaid for their work and face barriers in many aspects of their lives. The COVID-19 pandemic has further exacerbated existing inequalities, especially for rural women. Mina Dowlatchahi, FAO Representative to Pakistan, explains how FAO is supporting them.

Interview: Charlotta Lomas, FAO.
4min. 54sec.
Topic(s): Rural or agricultural development, SDGs, Social policies, Women & gender, Zero Hunger
Produced by: Charlotta Lomas
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