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Faces of Inequality Report 2022: Impact of COVID-19 & Vaccine Inequality in Asia

Faces of Inequality Report 2022: Impact of COVID-19 & Vaccine Inequality in Asia

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed various forms of inequalities - which existed even before - in a much harsher way. This year's Faces of Inequality Report focuses on how it has…
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The Asia Regional People's Assembly 2022 featured representatives from the community, thematic discussions on concerns from the people, and a response from the members of parliament. Asia Peoples Assembly 2022

Declaration – Asia Regional People’s Assembly 2022

Asia Regional People’s Assembly 2022   Declaration   [This charter has been prepared based on the discussions held in the Asia Regional People’s Assembly on 20thSeptember 2022 and other declarations…
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GCAP at the HLPF – Newsletter July 2022

Dear Colleagues, This year's High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development will start tomorrow. GCAP will be there with representatives mainly from VNR countries and also the GCAP Global Council will meet.  We…
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GCAP India publishes “Promises & Reality” on legacy of the Indian government

Download the full report here. “Promises & Reality 2021-22: Citizens’ Report on the Year Three of the NDA II Government,” is a collective work by eminent members and organisations of…
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The impact of COVID-19 on sex workers, migrant workers, indigenous & Muslim community in India

Wada Na Todo Abhiyan (GCAP India) has produced 4 policy briefs that detail the impact of COVID on sex workers, migrant workers, and indigenous communities and Muslim communities in India.…
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Vacancy: GCAP Communications Officer based in Asia

Communications Officer based in Asia Deadline June 23, 2022 [deadline was extended by 5 days on June 9th] The Global Call to Action Against Poverty (GCAP) is a civil society…
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Side event recording available: COVID-19, Vaccine Inequality and Social Protection of women and marginalised communities

This official side event at the 9th Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) discussed vaccine inequality and the lack of social protection mechanisms among the women and marginalized communities and…
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Side event: COVID-19, Vaccine Inequality and Social Protection of women and marginalised communities

This official side event at the 9th Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) will discuss vaccine inequality and the lack of social protection mechanisms among the women and marginalized communities…
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How the COVID-19 pandemic impacted Asia’s indigenous women

This article first appeared on owsa.in. Lockdown measures and restrictive policies in the wake of COVID-19 have led to shrinkage of livelihood options for indigenous women and severely affected household…
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Faces of Inequality: Stories of the poor and underprivileged from India’s grass-roots

A book by Pradeep Baisakh As a part of the "Faces of Inequality Campaign" by GCAP, Pradeep Baisakh, Asia Coordinator of GCAP has written a book with the same title,…
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”Impact of COVID-­19 Pandemic on Inequalities in Asia” second edition of report published

Download the full report here. Even though 80 per cent of the extreme poor in Asia Pacific were lifted of poverty by 2015, rising inequality remains a great cause of…
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Asia Regional People’s Assembly issues Charter of Demands

Download the charter here On 22 September 2021, as part of the Global People's Assembly, the Asia Regional People's Assembly issued the following Asia People's Charter of Demands. The Charter…
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