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Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network (ACCCRN)
Institute for Social and Environmental Transition - International (ISET)
International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
Rockefeller Foundation, the
This study examines the gender issue through the climate resilience lens within the context of Da Nang to see how gender and its link to climate change were locally perceived and at what level(s) gender equality and women’s role were appreciated and incorporated into climate change planning and action. Although the legal framework for gender equality exists in Vietnam, gender mainstreaming in climate change planning and action has not yet been fully realised and addressed by local actors.
Three important policy implications drawn from the study are: