Single mothers and women living in low income households have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. Photo: Maro Enriquez Single mothers and women living in low income households have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. Photo: Maro Enriquez
Single mothers and women living in low income households have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. Photo: Maro Enriquez

Coronavirus: Asian women pay the price of pandemic as Covid-19 ravages economies, jobs

  • Gender inequality is on the rise amid the pandemic, with women disproportionately affected by job losses and the poverty that results
  • Some high-flying executives see the crisis as an opportunity for reform, but observers say governments need to do more to bridge the gender divide

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Single mothers and women living in low income households have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. Photo: Maro Enriquez Single mothers and women living in low income households have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. Photo: Maro Enriquez
Single mothers and women living in low income households have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. Photo: Maro Enriquez
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