Women and Girls Safe Spaces: Technical Guidance Note for COVID-19



This guidance note aims to provide practical support to service providers operating Women and Girls Safe Spaces (WGSS) on how to adapt programming in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. This note includes six sections:

  1. Criticality of WGSS

  2. Meeting WGSS standard objectives

  3. Applying WGSS guiding principles

  4. Mainstreaming attention to key concerns

  5. Recommended WGSS Interventions, Adaptations, and Safety Measures across different phases/risk levels

  6. Key advocacy points