Date: February 2021

Author: ILO, International Labour Organization

Language: Inglés (EN)

Description: 2020 was to be a memorable year. Around the world, women’s rights leaders and activists had planned to celebrate the anniversaries of major legal and political innovations that had cemented women’s rights as human rights in international law, including the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BDPfA). The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the momentum of the celebrations and plunged the world into an unprecedented health, economic, employment and care crisis.

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