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Off the back burner: Diverse and gender-inclusive decision-making for COVID-19 response and recovery

This commentary article by Bali et al. highlights the disproportionate impact of pandemics on women. The authors argue that it is essential to include a diverse group of individuals in decision-making for an effective COVID-19 response and recovery, with particular attention to the perspectives of women from low-middle income countries.

A call for a gender-responsive, intersectional approach to address COVID-19

This commentary article from Ryan and Ayadi outlines the short and long-term health and economic impacts of COVID-19 on women and girls, and proposes actionable recommendations for healthcare, public health, and policy development for a gender-responsive, intersectional approach to pandemic planning.

Ethics of COVID-19-related school closures

This commentary article by Silverman et al. explores the ethics of school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic. It includes data indicating significant negative long-term effects for students from families who live with inequities.

Embedding equity into emergency operations: Strategies during COVID-19 & beyond

This brief and corresponding webinar from the Bay Area Regional Health Inequities Initiative (BARHII) and the Public Health Alliance of Southern California discusses how to embed equity into emergency response during COVID-19,including case study examples, policy strategies and recommendations.

COVID-19 response and recovery

This web page from the Bay Area Regional Health Inequities Initiative (BARHII) links to COVID-19 recovery resources including a four-point recovery plan, health and policy considerations and possible strategies to improve worker safety.

COVID-19 & race

This web page from PolicyLink outlines five equity principles for re-building an equitable economy for COVID-19 recovery, a set of actions to support these principles, and additional commentary on the implications of COVID-19 for racialized groups.

Health promotion in times of crisis

This fact sheet from the International Union of Health Promotion Education (IUHPE) and the Réseau francophone international pour la promotion de la santé (International Francophone Network for the Promotion of Health) serves as a position statement reinforcing the role of health promotion in developing equitable approaches to the COVID19 pandemic.

Perspectives on COVID-19: Impacts on underrepresented populations

This web page from Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council offers links to research articles on the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic related to education, disability, mental health, domestic violence, and other social issues.

COVID-19 health equity resources

This resource repository from the American Medical Association highlights critical health equity resources including data, position statements, research and tools related to structural inequities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Inégaux face au coronavirus : constats et recommandations

This report from l’Observatoire québécois des inégalités describes population groups in Quebec at increased risk of contracting COVID-19 due to low income, social isolation, inadequate housing and other systemic inequities.

COVID-19 and Indigenous peoples

This web page from the United Nations offers links to statements and declarations calling for the prioritization of the needs of Indigenous peoples around the world in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

This webpage from the First Nations Health Authority (BC) offers a variety of resources for First Nations individuals, community leaders and health professionals. It also offers links to First Nations supports and services for COVID-19.

COVID-19 social impacts network

This webpage from the Association for Canadian Studies features an online network linking professionals across disciplines and sectors. It also includes an online library of resources to support those addressing the social and economic aspects of the COVID-19 crisis in Canada.

Mitigating the wider health effects of covid-19 pandemic response

This journal article by Douglas, Katikireddi, Taulbut, McKee and McCartney discusses the economic, social isolation and other adverse effects of COVID-19 social distancing measures on groups who are vulnerable due to pre-existing inequities.

COVID 19 and the disability movement

This website from the International Disability Alliance offers links to resources addressing the rights of people with disabilities and recommendations for inclusive pandemic response.

Coronavirus resources for the homelessness section

This webpage from the Canadian Alliance to Prevent Homelessness provides links to resources for those working in the homelessness sector on addressing the risks and impacts of COVID-19.

Social justice in pandemic preparedness

This article from DeBruin, Liaschenko and Marshall looks at implementing a social justice approach to pandemic planning.

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