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Action not words: Confronting gender inequality through climate change action and disaster risk reduction in Asia

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Report presenting 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 Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction in the Asia Region. The report delineates the vulnerability of women and girls during natural disasters, and how gender-based violence (GBV) escalates in the aftermath of disasters and in the wake of climate change.

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