Sophie Harman and her co-authors have published a new article in the journal Nature in which they draw on past experience of pandemics to understand the effects of COVID-19 on women.
Sophie Harman and her co-authors write a report on whether the pandemic will derail hard-won progress on gender equality. The report has been published by UNWomen.
Andreas Papamichail speaks with several academics bout the COVID pandemic in Syria, Palestine and Lebanon.
Sophie Harman and Annie Wilkinson consider how simple COVID-19 prevention methods in slums and informal settlements are often difficult or impossible to administer.
Conflicts exacerbate inequalities that have already been brought to light by COVID-19. In this video, Dr Andreas Papamichail (Queen Mary University of London) discusses how weakened health systems will hinder the response to the virus, the increased risks faced by vulnerable populations, and how the dynamics of conflict can become wrapped up in responses to the pandemic.
Cristina Dragomir writes about how the largest national lockdown in India’s history has affected a nomadic community in Tamil Nadu.
Sophie Harman and Daniel Ketto of the Raino Initiative talk about the lessons learned from Ebola for COVID-19.
Sophie Harman offers her Global Health reading list for those who are looking to understand the context of the current crisis.
In this series of three videos by Mile End Institute Sophie Harman examines the global crisis around COVID-19.
Sophie Harman argues that if the UK government is serious about responding to the COVID-19 health emergency it needs to stop seeing it in purely health terms and act now to stop it spilling over into a humanitarian concern.