Gita Sen speaks out about impact of COVID-19 on global community of women, adolescents and children

Gita Sen at Harvard Pop Center

Professor of global health and population Gita Sen, PhD, has collaborated on a Commentary published in The Lancet that warns about how the coronavirus pandemic is stressing the The Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (2016-2030) efforts to reach its target goals. She was also interviewed in The Jakarta Post and shares her views about the “backlash against gender equality.”

“We are living in deeply unsettling times. The pandemic has turned everything upside down, how we live, how we work, how we interact.”

–Gita Sen