Amanpour and Company

Melinda Gates on the Pandemic's Toll on Women

Clip: 01/15/2021 | 15m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Getting vaccines to the developing world has been a top priority with Melinda Gates. She is especially aware of the heavy toll the pandemic is taking on women, whose jobs are twice as vulnerable in this crisis to those of men. She takes up these issues in her book "The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World." She joins Walter Isaacson to discuss.

Aired: 01/15/21

Rating: NR

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