Women and the Pandemic - Episode 13

Updated: Mar 8



Billy, Ellie, Lauren, and Tara are back. After a short break, the girls are reunited and discussing the impact of the pandemic on women. We talk about pregnant women, self-employed mothers, home-schooling mothers, the vaccine, the public sector, and this dodgy government ad.




Mothers' guide to the vaccine - https://drive.google.com/file/d/1amyuWed4XkO5dwyfCKmu72RzaAoNf8u-/view


Sarah's yoga classes -

https://www.prasaritayoga.co.uk/



Sources for this episode:


https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-55935119


https://twitter.com/GeorginaCLee/status/1357632853413146624


https://www.fawcettsociety.org.uk/the-impacts-of-coronavirus-on-women


https://www.fawcettsociety.org.uk/news/impact-on-bame-women-unequal-pressures-at-work-and-home


https://www.fawcettsociety.org.uk/parenting-and-covid-19


https://pregnantthenscrewed.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/SEISS_Thursday-.pdf


https://www.unwomen.org/en/news/stories/2020/9/feature-covid-19-economic-impacts-on-women


https://www.shoosmiths.co.uk/insights/articles/covid19/covid-19-and-its-impact-on-women-at-work


https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/gender-and-covid19/


https://www.womensaid.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/A-Perfect-Storm-August-2020-1.pdf


https://rightsofwomen.org.uk/news/rights-of-women-survey-reveals-online-sexual-harassment-has-increased-as-women-continue-to-suffer-sexual-harassment-whilst-working-through-the-covid-19-pandemic/


https://www.theguardian.com/society/2021/jan/29/uk-sex-workers-rising-violence-hardship-pandemic


https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-55844367


https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/safety-of-covid-19-vaccines-when-given-in-pregnancy/the-safety-of-covid-19-vaccines-when-given-in-pregnancy


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https://www.oecd.org/coronavirus/policy-responses/combatting-covid-19-s-effect-on-children-2e1f3b2f/


https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=b8c1a06d-0405-4a8f-9050-fa151da1a8af