The economic crisis associated with COVID-19 has not had equal impacts. Dubbed the ‘she-cession’ by Armine Yalnizyan, women have borne the impacts of both job losses and increased care work for children and people battling the disease. This crisis has been particularly severe for low-income and racialized women.
To respond to this situation, the Equal Pay Coalition and Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women are hosting a series of strategy and mobilizing webinars RISING TOGETHER: Women for a Just Economy. The themes of conversation are scheduled as:
You can register for the conversations here.