Tagged: Gender

Poland – The most homophobic country of EU

On 5th August, three men were arrested in Warsaw for offending religious sentiments and desecrating monuments. Their crime was hanging a pride flag from the statues of Jesus Christ, Astronomer Copernicus and the Warsaw...

What stops the women in South Asia to participate in the labour force? Where does India stand?

“No country can develop and achieve its full potential if half of its population is locked in non-remunerative, less productive and non-economic activities”.                                                                                                   – The World Bank The female labour force participation in...

Gender Roles in COVID Times

The Kootneeti organized a webinar on “Gender Roles in COVID Times” with distinguished speakers – Catalina Ruiz Navarro & Amrita Dhillon. The highlight of this webinar was how this pandemic has changed gender roles...

Gendered Effects of COVID-19

A summer spent at the beach – you’re in your Sunday best, the sea washes your feet terribly transiently, you go paddling with your cousins and enjoy the cuisine of the city. But, not...

Dark Days for Women Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The entire world is witnessing the devastation and chaos caused by COVID‑19. The world is witnessing changes in every sphere be it socio, political, economic, health, security, world order etc. The severity of global pandemic continues...