Northern Pará has been in lockdown since 1st February. A variant of the coronavirus identified in Manaus (Amazonas) has come to the neighbouring state and the local communities see the rapid growth of cases.
On World Humanitarian Day we are honouring the tireless efforts of our local partners. They are overcoming unprecedented hurdles to provide life-saving support and protection to those who need it most.
Generally speaking, women’s situation has improved in most societies over the last few decades with some key successes along the way including several reforms to laws and regulations in many countries. But there is still a lot to be done.