The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic and Containment Measures on Palestinian Women Workers

The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic and Containment Measures on Palestinian Women Workers.

Dear readers, by clicking here you will access the report: "the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and containment measures on Palestinian women workers in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip". This report provides data about the situation of Palestinian working women prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, and the state of emergency, specific measures concerning women workers and governmental assistance programs to mitigate the socio-economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The report also includes the findings of DWRC's online questionnaire about "the impact on of Covid-19 on working women in Palestine", and women's testimonies, in addition to violations of working women's rights during the pandemic as monitored by DWRC's legal unit and reports from the Labor Ministry. At the end of the report, DWRC provide a number of recommendations to related party aiming to improve the current situation.  

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