Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth
Published on 10 August 2021
Last updated on 10 August 2021
This page is a compilation of links to resources on the gender impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and on mainstreaming gender equality considerations in responses.
Government of Ireland, COVID-19 (Coronavirus) campaign
with cross-government resources updated daily, and Citizens Information COVID-19 overview.
Oireachtas, Special Committee on COVID-19 Response.
National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) COVID-19 Subgroup on Vulnerable People, papers including terms of reference, meetings minutes and information resources.
Central Statistics Office (CSO), COVID-19 Information Hub
with statistics and analysis.
Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (IHREC), statements relating to COVID-19.
National Disability Authority (NDA), COVID-19 and people with disabilities, advice
and communications toolkits
including for remote meetings.
Irish Government Economic and Evaluation Service (IGEES), COVID-19 research papers.
National Economic and Social Council (NESC), COVID-19 working papers.
Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), research papers on the potential impact of COVID-19
across areas such as economic growth, employment and human behaviour.
Civil society: National Women's Council of Ireland (NWCI), Women and COVID-19 resource directory.
Eurostat, COVID-19: Statistics serving Europe
compendium of statistics.
European Institute for Gender Equality, COVID-19 and gender equality resources
including research, gender statistics and policy ideas.
EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, Fundamental rights implications of COVID-19 resources
including reports and bulletins.
EU Agency for the improvement of living and working conditions, Eurofound, COVID-19 resources
including research, data collection and publications.
Council of Europe, Women’s rights and the COVID-19 pandemic resource page
with links to responses from other international bodies, including the EU institutions, UN bodies such as CEDAW, WHO, ILO, IPU, and the OSCE among others.
UN Women, COVID-19 and gender monitor,
Women Count data hub,
and country fact sheet
on availability of gender data for Ireland.
OECD, Tackling coronavirus (COVID-19): Contributing to a global effort
with information on impacts, consequences and solutions.
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