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from the Blaze:

UN secretary-general sees COVID-19 ‘economic reset’ as opportunity to end patriarchal oppression of women

‘Time to rebuild more equal, inclusive, and resilient societies’

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said last month that COVID-19 provides the opportunity for an “economic reset” that will allow the world to fundamentally restructure societies to be less oppressive of women, during a speech at a town hall with Young Women from Civil Society Organizations.

Guterres said COVID-19 has exposed the ways in which a male-dominated society has been damaging to all people.

“The pandemic is only demonstrating what we all know: that millennia of patriarchy have resulted in a male-dominated world with a male-dominated culture which damages everyone – women, men, girls and boys,” Guterres said.

 

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