Addressing the gender implications of disaster risk reduction (DRR) policy and practice, raising awareness of gendered vulnerabilities of both men and women, and promoting gender-sensitive approaches to DRR.
11 Oct 2013, ODI; AlertNet
As attention focuses on negotiating a successor to the Hyogo Framework for Action, governments appear to be getting the message. They are calling for the inclusion of women, children and disabled people in shaping the next framework and in leading disaster risk reduction efforts. ODI analysed 62 government statements made to the Global Platform...
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