Is Poland At Risk For Atrocity Crimes? | "Red Flags or Resilience?" Series

from  Global Dispatches -- World News That Matters

May 3, 2021

 

When COVID-19 forced countries to impose widespread lockdowns last year, there was a concurrent surge in gender based violence and domestic abuse. The United Nations has called this a "shadow pandemic" in which lockdowns everywhere lead to a sharp increase in gender based violence. This includes Poland, where even before the pandemic levels of gender based violence were extremely high.  During the first month of the lockdown in March 2020, the country's largest women's rights center received a 5...more

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