Action Not Words-Confronting Gender Inequality through Climate Change Action and Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia

This UNWomen report presents the findings of Gender, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction (CCDRR) research in Asia. The objective of the report is to present the current literature and findings from primary data collection on the gendered dimensions of climate change and disasters; and to analyze existing efforts to address gender equality in climate change and disasters in Asia and make evidence-based recommendations for policy and programming.The report presents an analytical framework to explore and interpret evidence on the status of policy; institutional arrangements; implementation; advocacy, knowledge generation and management; and women’s leadership in efforts to address gender equality in CCDRR.

Author: Irene Dankelman

Source: UNWomen

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