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COVID-19: Catastrophe for Working Moms?

The COVID-19 crisis hits women harder. The United Nations has recently warned us against the risk that the Covid-19 will wipe out the (limited) progress in reducing gender inequalities made in recent decades. It marks a turnaround in the very year of the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Platform for Action: a crucial moment in the affirmation of women’s rights, which has given a strong impetus to the public debate on gender equality. Crises are not all the same; they affect people, social spheres, productive sectors with different intensity. This pandemic has so far hit women harder, making the gender[…]

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Top Two Tips To Grow Resilient Kids

Here is how letting them play outdoor and telling them resilience fairy tales will help you grow resilient kids. Life opens up opportunities to you, and you either take them or you stay afraid of taking them. – Jim Carrey Why do schools keep children indoors during recreation when the temperature gets too cold? Why do we avoid going out with our children if it rains or a strong wind blows? It seems an obvious statement, but children today no longer play outdoors as they used to, especially when the weather conditions are harsh. What kind of adult will create[…]

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