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GESI Survey: Women in Rote Ndao Impacted by Covid-19 Pandemic

Home to beautiful beaches and stunning ocean scenery, Rote Ndao is located along the southernmost edge of Indonesia. But even here, in one of Indonesia’s outermost islands and most remote destinations, Covid-19 has impacted communities’ physical and financial health. During a recent GESI survey, it was discovered that the pandemic has severely affected the economic conditions of households in this region and women are bearing the brunt; a situation that has been exacerbated by the recent Seroja cyclone.

6920: Implementation of the Arafura and Timor Seas Regional and National Strategic Action Programs

20 des. 2021