COVID-19: The Unique Challenges Facing Women During the Pandemic

In Committee from the House of Commons

COVID-19: The Unique Challenges Facing Women During the Pandemic

Status of Women – July 7, 2020 – Part 2:

The committee continues its study on how the COVID-19 pandemic has uniquely and disproportionately impacted women.

Participating in the study are Sara Wolfe (Grand Challenges Canada), Vicki Saunders (SheEO), Kaitlin Geiger-Bardswich (Women’s Shelters Canada), Lorraine Whitman (Native Women’s Association of Canada), Jill Earthy (Women’s Enterprise Centre), Linda Gavsie (Universal Learning Institute), Anita Khanna (United Way Centraide Canada), Rhonda Barnet (Avit Manufacturing), and economist Armine Yalnizyan.