Gender

Gender

Gender mainstreaming, gendered vulnerability, gender-sensitive disaster risk management.

An older woman from Bangladesh in Cox Bazar looking into the camera.
Poor households headed by women spend a higher share of their budgets on protecting their families from worsening floods, storms and other impacts of global warming
Thomson Reuters Foundation, trust.org
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2022
This study assesses the percentage of climate expenditure as a share of household income and expenditure in climate-vulnerable regions of Bangladesh, based on primary data. In particular, it investigates adaptation expenditure by rural households.
International Institute for Environment and Development Kingston University London United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters
Kenyan women standing in a field next to a goat
“Family Insurance completes the suite of support women need in this environment to build independent and resilient livelihoods,” said Michael Carter, MRR Innovation Lab director and co-creator of this new kind of insurance.
Feed the Future
Cover of the report: Woman with medical utensils
2022
This report highlights case studies and lessons learned from 20 countries during COVID-19. The evidence shows the need for investments in gender equality in health systems to prepare for and respond to the next pandemic.
CARE International
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2022
This note outlines why and how the gender window of the Community Resilience Partnership Program will support interventions to empower women and build their resilience to climate change.
Asian Development Bank
A group of young Asian women and men standing around a table and working with colorful post-it notes.
A training module on inclusive, gender-responsible anticipatory action for effective disaster preparedness is being developed for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Anticipation Hub
Researchers link exposure to disaster events and depression in South Africa.
Science and Development Network
Two Syrian women walking through the streets with their four children.
Gender imbalances in northeast Syria are long-standing and only getting worse due to the drought - but women are bearing the brunt both at work and at home
Thomson Reuters Foundation, trust.org