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UN Women: How Migration is a Gender Equal Issue

Migrant women comprise roughly half of the world's 272 million migrants. Migration is a gendered process and it impacts women and men differently. This website explores these impacts under several topics, such as migrant domestic workers, social protection, remittances, among others.

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COVID-19 and migration
Gender
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UN Women: How Migration is a Gender Equal Issue

Migrant women comprise roughly half of the world's 272 million migrants. Migration is a gendered process and it impacts women and men differently. This website explores these impacts under several topics, such as migrant domestic workers, social protection, remittances, among others.


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