International Women's Day is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the contribution that women have made around the world. From fighting for civil and political rights to advocating for gender equality in the workplace, women have played a pivotal role in history and in today's society. Although there is still much to do to achieve gender equality, International Women's Day is a reminder that together we can work to create a more just and equal world for all.
The state of emergency declared nation-wide due to COVID-19 led to the creation of public health policies that aimed to protect citizens from the health contingency. The laws included continuous Medicaid coverage under which beneficiaries were guaranteed uninterrupted coverage, with no need for an annual redetermination on the basis of changes in their household or their income.