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Countries with Female Leaders Continue to Successfully Manage COVID-19

Updated: May 22

Women-led countries can look beyond their political party and borders in tackling the pandemic. A no-nonsense approach of strict and strategic country-wide mandates has enabled them to manage the virus better.

Although the US is starting to see the light in the fight against COVID, several countries continue to deal with the unprecedented effects of coronavirus worldwide.

With solid and strict leadership, Germany's Angela Merkel did manage the virus well early on. The country is struggling presently with the third wave ripping through Europe. Germany's Merkel continues to implement strict lockdown rules to curb the third wave of infections, issuing a set of new measures expected to last until June.

When Merkel announced lockdown restrictions, she remained impervious when heckled by Parliamentarians and unwavering in the face of threats and protests in the streets.