Dr Saba Joshi is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Gender and Development at the Department of Politics and International Relations, and Deputy Director of the Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre at the University of York. Her research and teaching focus on gender and the politics of development and feminist international political economy.
Written by Saba Joshi
The global pandemic that swept across the world just a few years ago was a grim reminder of the fragility of human lives. Widespread illness and death, economic disruption, mobility restrictions, and lockdowns precipitated by the unabated spread of Covid-19 was shocking, almost unbelievable for many of us.Gender, education, and a global view on the ‘crisis of care’