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Gender and Health Research Agenda Setting for COVID-19: Initial Results

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Gender & Health Hub at the United Nations University International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH) and the School of Public Health at the University of the Western Cape.
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Wed 01 Sep 2021
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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What you'll learn
A collaborative gender and COVID-19 research agenda-setting exercise
  • Emerging priority research questions across the five thematic groups (based on responses received).
  • Current needs and implementation strategies of the research priorities, including identification of further partnerships, network-building, resource mobilisation, and research planning.
  • Further opportunities to engage and collaborate within the research agenda-setting initiative.
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About the event
What is it about?

UNU-IIGH and the School of Public Health at the University of the Western Cape co-convene a collaborative gender and COVID-19 research agenda-setting exercise. By inviting responses from civil society members, donors, policymakers, implementors and researchers, the aim is to build consensus on research priorities to address a gender transformative health sector response to COVID-19. One that addresses gender biases across various dimensions of the health sector ranging from the bench sciences involved, the nature of healthcare provided across clinics and homes, and the representativeness of COVID policy processes to galvanize feminist action.

Who is part of it?

This session will have participants and interested colleagues, steering committee, thematic co-leads, and coordinators from the health sector, as well as thematic discussants from diverse stakeholder groups.

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A woman wears a face mask in a market stall in Nepal.
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Introduction 

Thematic Group 1 | Health Status & Behaviour

Thematic Group 2 | Therapeutics & Diagnostics

Thematic Group 3 | Health Service Delivery

Thematic Group 4 | Social Determinants

Thematic Group 5 | Governance

Closing remarks

 

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