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Melanie Verwoerd | A woman's touch: The type of leadership we need during the pandemic

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hand with Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia during her second official visit to the country in Algiers, Algeria. (File, AFP)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hand with Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia during her second official visit to the country in Algiers, Algeria. (File, AFP)

We need more women in leadership positions to show what empathetic and inclusive leadership, which has had a better success rate in dealing with this Covid crisis, looks like, writes Melanie Verwoerd. 

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