Africa: An Urgent Call for a Gendered Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

[] The Institute for Young Women Development (IYWD) welcomes the Government of Zimbabwe's introduction of a 21-Days-National-Lockdown from March 30 2020. The action came timely as evidence from countries in the East, West and parts of Africa has demonstrated that one of the ways to miminise the devastating effects of the pandemic is through social distancing and other practices recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO). However, as advocates of the full implementation of devolution as a tool for reacRead the Original Article