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Gender, Faith and COVID-19

  1. Shared Conversations: Faith Responses to COVID-19, Side by Side with members / partners
    • Shared Conversation 1: Faith Responses to COVID-19, Resource Link (Summary Document, PDF)
    • Shared Conversations 2: Gender, Faith and COVID-19, Resource Link (Summary Document, PDF)
    • Shared Conversations 3: Gender, Theologies and COVID-19, Resource Link (Webinar Invite, 28th May 2020)
  2. Gender and Faith perspectives on COVID-19, ACT Alliance, Resource Link (Brief, PDF)
  3. Gender, Faith and COVID-19 Statement, Faith in Beijing, Resource Link (Statement, PDF) / Declaración Conjunta: Género, Fe y COVID-19, Creas, Resource link (Statement in Spanish, PDF)
  4. Gender Equity and Inclusion in the Time of COVID-19, The Network for Religious and Traditional Peacemakers, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  5. Responding to COVID-19 Toolkits, Restored, Resource Link (Printable Toolkit)
  6. Thursdays in Black Joint Statement, World Council of Churches, Resource Link (Statement, Video)

 

COVID-19 Facts

  1. ACT Alliance COVID-19, Act Alliance, Resource Link (List, Webpage)
  2. Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic, World Health Organization, Resource Link (Public Advice and Technical Guidance, Webpage)
  3. Social Stigma associated with COVID-19, IFRC, UNICEF & WHO, Resource Link (Guide, PDF)

 

COVID-19 Impacts on Gender

  1. COVID-19: A Gender Lens, United Nations Population Fund, Resource Link, in English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Turkish, Portuguese, Russian, Tajik (Technical Brief, PDF)
  2. COVID-19 and ending violence against women and girls, UN Women, Resource Link (Brief, PDF)
  3. COVID-19 highlights how caregiving fuels gender inequality, Belen Garijo, World Economic Forum, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  4. COVID-19 – why gender matters, ODI, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  5. Practical considerations and recommendations for religious leaders and faith-based communities in the context of COVID-19, World Health Organization, Resource Link (Guidance, PDF)
  6. Gender Based Violence and COVID-19, United Nations Development Programme, Resource Link (Brief, PDF)
  7. Gender and COVID-19 Advocacy Brief, World Health Organization, Resource Link (Brief, PDF)
  8. Gender and COVID-19 (Coronavirus), The World Bank, Resource Link (Briefs, PDF)
  9. In Cameroon, working with communities to support women in COVID-19 response, UN Women, Resource Link (Video, YouTube)
  10. Supporting Women and Young Women During COVID-19, World YWCA, Resource Link (Infographics, PDF)
  11. Voices of women’s organizations on COVID-19: April 2020 sub-regional consultations, UN Women, Resource Link (Consultation, PDF)

 

Faith Actors Responding to COVID-19

  1. ACT Alliance and Religions for Peace joint statement on COVID-19, ACT, Resource Link (Statement, Webpage)
  2. Consultation on COVID-19: Exploring Faith Dimensions, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs, Resource Link (Summary, PDF)
  3. Coronavirus: The Church has left the building, Tearfund, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  4. COVID-19: PWF World Missions Commission Recommendations for Churches, Pentecostal World Fellowship and WMC, Resource Link (Guidance, PDF)
  5. COVID—19, Religion and the Importance of Effective Leadership, John Blevins, LSE, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  6. Emotional & Spiritual Care, Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, Resource Link (Webinars, Videos)
  7. Faith and caring for each other in the times of the COVID 19 pandemic, World Council of Churches, Resource Link (Blog, Webpage)
  8. Faith Based Organizations and Faith Leaders, World Health Organization, Resource Link (Advice and Guidance, Webpage)
  9. Faith and COVID-19: Resource Repository, Berkley Centre, Joint Learning Initiative on Faith and Local Communities, World Faiths Development Dialogue,  Resource Link (Bibliography, Google Doc)
  10. Faith leaders equipped to fight COVID-19 in communities, World Vision, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  11. Guidance on safe religious practice for Muslim communities during the coronavirus pandemic, Islamic Relief Worldwide, Resource Link (Guidance, PDF)
  12. Multi-religious Action on COVID-19, Religions for Peace, Resource Link (Articles, Webpage)
  13. Practical considerations and recommendations for religious leaders and faith-based communities in the context of COVID-19, World Health Organization, Resource Link (Guidance, PDF)
  14. ‘Prayer is Not Enough’: The Dalai Lama on Why We Need to Fight Coronavirus With Compassion, Time, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  15. Putting our faith in leaders, World Vision, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  16. Tipping Point: How the Covid-19 pandemic threatens to push the world’s poorest to the brink of survival, Christian Aid, Resource Link (Report, PDF)
  17. Trust between religions through the COVID-19 crisis, International Partnership on Religion and Sustainable Development, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)

 

Pastoral Letters and Prayer Resources

  1. 10 Commandments for Responsible Pastoral Reactions to the Corona-Crisis, Bread for the World (Resource Links in EnglishSpanishFrench)
  2. The Church Responding to COVID-19 with Faith, Hope and Love, World Evangelical Alliance, Resource Link
  3. Coronavirus (COVID-19) liturgy and prayer resources, Church of England, Resource Link
  4. Prayers, World Council of Churches, Resource Link
  5. Pastoral Letter, Pacific Conference of Churches to Christians in the Pacific, Resource Link

 

Learning from Ebola Responses

  1. Channels of Hope for Ebola, World Vision, Resource Link (Methodology, Webpage)
  2. Channels of Hope Level of Evidence Brief, World Vision International, Resource Link, (Brief, PDF)
  3. Ebola in Sierra Leone: the role of faith leaders, Christian Aid, Resource Link (Video, February 2016)
  4. Keeping the Faith: The Role of Faith Leaders in the Ebola Response, CAFOD, Christian Aid, Islamic Relief Worldwide and Tearfund, Resource Link (Report, PDF)
  5. Lessons from the Faith-Driven Response to the West Africa Ebola Epidemic, Christo Greyling, Jolly Ann Maulit, Susan Parry, David Robinson, Sally Smith, Anne Street & Robert Vitillo, Resource Link (Article, Webpage)
  6. Religion and Ebola: Learning from ExperienceBerkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs (Katherine Marshall and Sally Smith), Resource Link (Blog, Webpage)
  7. Response to Ebola: Mapping Religious Networks and Faith Inspired Organisations, Berkeley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs (Crystal Corman and Lindsay Horikoshi), Resource Link (Blog, Webpage)
  8. Rev Christiana Sutton-Koroma about Faith leaders in the Ebola Response, Pax Press Agency, Resource Link (Interview, Video)
  9. The Role of Religion and Faith Actors in the Ebola Crisis (Interviews with Sister Barbara Brillant, Gwedolyn Heaner, Robert W. Radtke and Christo Greyling), Berkley Centre for Religion, Peace & World Affairs, Resource Link (Interviews, Webpage)
  10. Unrealised potential? The Crucial role of faith leaders in the Ebola response, CAFOD, Christian Aid, Islamic Relief Worldwide and Tearfund, Resource Link, (Policy Briefing, PDF)
Posted by: Side by Side | Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
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