Webinar on Gender, Equity and Human Rights at the heart of the pandemic convention (side event to the World Health Assembly)

26 May 2022 | UNITE and GENDRO 

UNITE, a global parliamentarian network for global health, hosted a webinar on the May 26th, 2022 as a side event of the World Health Assembly “Gender, equity and human rights at the heart of the pandemic convention.”  

Dr. Shirin Heidari, President of GENDRO, spoke at this webinar on the impact of COVID-19 and pandemics on women’s rights and the need to include a gender perspective in the pandemic convention.  

 This webinar provided an important opportunity for gender experts and global health practioners to provide their insights into how human rights and gender equality approaches can be incorporated into future pandemic policies.  

Read more about this webinar here.