CGIAR GENDER Platform Newsletter July 2020, issue 1

Women preparing food during the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo: UN Women.

Welcome to the first issue of the CGIAR GENDER Platform quarterly newsletter.

Why gender matters for COVID-19 responses and an update on next steps for gender research in One CGIAR

In this issue, we share with you latest news from the Platform as well as updates on gender research from CGIAR Centers, Research Programs and Platforms. 

Dr. Nicoline de Haan was recently appointed Director of the CGIAR GENDER Platform. Find out more about Nicoline and the way forward on gender research in One CGIAR.

Also, Dr. Gaudiose Mujawamariya from Africa Rice Center recently published an Op-Ed on the critical role of women in avoiding a Covid-19 “food pandemic” in sub-Saharan Africa. Read this opinion and other updates in this newsletter

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