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Integrating Gender in Disaster Management in Small Island Developing States: A Guide

Integrating Gender in Disaster Management in Small Island Developing States: A Guide
  • UNDP Caribbean Risk Management Initiative (UNDP-CRMI). July 2013
  • This guide outlines the vulnerability of Small Islands Developing States (SIDS) in the Pacific and the Caribbean and explains how gender roles and responsibilities result in differential exposure and impact of disasters. It provides an overview and should help practitioners identify and integrate gender into their decision-making and actions on the ground in every phase of disaster risk management.
  • Main themes: Adaptation, Climate change, Disasters, Emergency situations, Gender, Islands, Risk management, Small islands, Vulnerability
  • Main target audience: Decision makers, Practitioners
  • Main purpose: Guidance
  • Type of resource: Checklist, Guidebook
  • Download file (3.7 MB)
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Published in 2015