India’s COVID-19 Crisis

‘Spotlight on the Shadow’ is a series on the untold impacts of COVID-19 on violence against women and girls. At the current moment, India is facing one of the most significant crises of the COVID-19 pandemic. Jemima Sinclair explores the primary and secondary impacts of the crisis, and how efforts in 2020 to tackle the ‘Shadow Pandemic’ could now fall by the wayside.


By Jemima Sinclair as part of the ‘Spotlight on the Shadow’ series