WRD Knowledge Hub Key Resources


This collection has been collated by UN Women for the WRD Knowledge Hub, drawing upon the PreventionWeb library. The Women’s Resilience to Disasters (WRD) Knowledge Hub is an online platform providing consolidated access to data, tools, research, and expertise on the gender dimensions of disasters and threats and gender-responsive disaster risk reduction and resilience.

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Fifty women leaders from around the south-west of Bangladesh were brought together to learn about the challenges and opportunities of rural women in severely climate-affected areas of the country. This report reflects the discussions and concerns of women

United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Preparation, response and recovery from Tropical Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu.

In March 2015, Vanuatu was devastated by a Category 5 Tropical Cyclone (TC). CARE has been implementing gender-responsive community-based Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate

CARE International CARE Australia

This working paper explores the gender dimension of resilience to disasters and climate change in order to encourage researchers and practitioners working in these fields to focus on people's different relationships to the environment and access to

Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters