A feminist take: The Argentinian government economist putting equality first

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    In this edition, we meet one of the #women behind the new #feminist approach when it comes to drafting #Argentinian government policies; the country’s first ever director of economy, equality and gender, Mercedes D’Alessandro. Plus the vulnerability of Spain’s #domestic #workers; many of whom are women, living illegally and thus facing a precarious situation, even more so due to the #pandemic. Also the sprinter whose dream is to become the first Congolese athlete to win an Olympic medal.

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