Carlotta Rizzo

Workers of every gender, especially parents and caregivers, have a hard time juggling work and home responsibilities (COVID-19 pandemic life only added more strain ). But there are generations of societal pressures and expectations that make work-life balance a unique challenge for people who identify as women. Working women face various challenges regarding work‐family balance due to societal, cultural, family, and gender norms. These challenges have become more difficult since the emergence of COVID‐19 worldwide. Flexibility and homeworking, family and spousal support, and organisational support as key driving forces for women’s work‐life balance during the COVID‐19.