A rapid gender analysis of the August 2020 Beirut Port explosion

A rapid gender analysis of the August 2020 Beirut Port explosion

On August 4 2020, the devastating Beirut explosion shook the whole city to its core, taking the lives of 191 persons, wounding at least 6,500 , and leaving 300,000 people displaced.

This joint rapid gender analysis of the Beirut port explosion assesses how diverse women, men, girls, boys, and gender minorities were affected by the events of August 4.