Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Violence against Women and Girls


DfID VAWG Helpdesk - Dr Erika Fraser

Publication date: 

16th Mar 2020

A research briefing written in response to the query: What is the evidence of how the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic2 might impact on violence against women and girls (VAWG)? Please draw on any emerging global evidence from the current outbreak in corona virus, as well as other similar epidemics? (e.g. Ebola)
Enquirer: Victoria Spencer, DFID VAWG Team