Our Experts in the News

CTV Morning Live. COVID-19's Impact on Women's Wellbeing. CTV News. 25 August 2020.

Newwy, S. Pandemic could trigger a ‘baby boom’ as millions of women lose access to contraception and abortion. The Telegraph, 19 August 2020.

Vaidyanathan, G. When a contagion comes, women bear a heavy burden. Undark, 3 August 2020. 

Rigby, J. The one place planning a 'feminist economic recovery' from COVID-19. The Telegraph, 30 July 2020.

Alam, H. Lockdown fatigue, sense of 'invincibility' causing more COVID-19 infections in young people, scientists say. CBC, 19 July 2020.

MacDonald, H. Social, economic effects of COVID hitting women harder. ABC, 10 July 2020.

Monsebraaten, L. Coming back from COVID: How to ensure patriarchy and outright misogyny don’t thwart the ‘she-covery.’ The Star, 20 June 2020.

Petrovic, Devana. SFU researcher co-leads international team that examines the impact of COVID-19 on genderThe Peak, 26 May 2020.

Kottasová, I. Coronavirus is killing more men. But the lockdown is disastrous for women and their rights. CNN, 24 May 2020.

Koerth, M. The uncounted dead. FiveThirtyEight, 20 May 2020. 

Richter, L. COVID-19: Chance zur Gleichstellung oder Rückkehr zu alten Geschlechterrollen? – Gesundheitswesen. Info von Heute, 15 May 2020.

Todd, D. Douglas Todd: Canadians need more data on COVID-19Vancouver Sun, 15 May 2020. 

Hawkins, L. Policy response to pandemic crisis should address gender disparity. Women's Media Center, 12 May 2020.

Quebec AM.  Women disproportionately affected by COVID-19. CBC Radio, 7 May 2020.

Schleis, J. International Public Health Crisis Can Compound Gender Inequities. Wisconcin Public Radio. 7 May 2020.

Topping, A. Half of UK parents with young children face money woes – Survey. The Guardian, 7 May 2020.

Wenham, C. The UK was a global leader in preparing for pandemics. What went wrong with coronavirus? The Guardian, 1 May 2020.

Women's Hour. Women Leaders and COVID BBC. April 2020.

What does gender have to do with pandemics? LSE IQ Podcasts. April 2020.

Koerth, M. Why are more men than women dying of COVID-19? FiveThirtyEight, 30 April 2020.

Rigby, J., Newey, S., & Gilbert, D. Why do female leaders seem so good at tackling the coronavirus pandemic? The Telegraph, 28 April 2020.

Drexler, P. COVID-19 has hit women the hardest – Here’s why. Vogue, 27 April 2020.

Shore, R. COVID-19: Why are more men than women dying from the virus?Vancouver Sun, 26 April 2020.

Return to old gender roles or an opportunity for equality? Archyde, 23 April 2020.

Kingsley, M. Does lockdown mean the return of the 'Trad Wife'? The Telegraph, 22 April 2020.

Ivanova, N. How pandemic affects gender equality. Kharkiv Observer, 17 April 2020.

The Coronavirus Newscast. BBC. 15 April 2020.

Does coronavirus affect men more than women? La Silla Rota, 13 April 2020.

Crossette, B. Across the globe, domestic violence rises as the coronavirus rages. PassBlue, 6 April 2020.

Waynee, Lee. 'It has hit us very hard': Women worry more about coronavirus and for good reasonThe Star, 04 April 2020.

Sastre, P. Pourquoi le coronavirus touche davantage les hommes. Le Point, 21 March 2020.

Lewis, H. “The Coronavirus is a Disaster for Feminism.” The Atlantic, 19 March 2020.

Simon, M. "Women and the hidden burden of the coronavirus." The Hill, 19 March 2020.

Gupta, A. “Why Women are at Greater Risk of Coronavirus”. The New York Times, 12 March 2020. 

Women's Hour. Why the response to health emergencies shouldn't be gender neutral. BBC, 6 Feb 2020.