Who cares in the Coronavirus pandemic?

Women and girls are paying the highest price in this coronavirus crisis, as they shoulder the majority of care work. Governments must step up to address this inequality.

Motherhood is a full-time job for Ruth, mother of seven, in the Philippines. Photo: Jed Regala/Oxfam
Care work often takes up a lot of time for women and girls — leaving little to no time for work, study or leisure. Photo: Jed Regala/Oxfam