Women, Work and Inequality: Field Notes during the Covid-19 Crisis


  • Dr. Meriem Kaddouri


Undoubtedly, the detrimental ramifications of the Coronavirus pandemic lockdown have had a significant impact on individuals all over the world. The widespread of this unprecedented pandemic has brought on a global economic crisis, financial and medical effects, a halt to commercial activities, social distancing, quarantine, and a rapid rise in social issues, including divorce cases, unemployment, domestic violence, and gender inequality. The present study sought to examine the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak on gender inequality concerning work division and household duties and chores during and after the lockdown. In addition, the implications of gender equality were also examined.