resilience

Climate change is more than an environmental issue. Many of its consequences are social, economic and humanitarian. In the United States, though the impacts of climate change will be felt by all, it will not affect all equally. Those with the least access to resources face inexorable challenges to mitigate and adapt to climate changes. […]

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There is growing recognition that by empowering women to actively participate in reducing emissions and strengthening community resilience, climate change projects become more successful, more sustainable, and more equitable. This publication aims to provide trainers, practitioners, and policy makers of environment and gender mainstreaming agencies an understanding of key concepts and approaches to gender-responsive mitigation […]

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This guidebook, produced by CARE International, provides multiple stakeholders with direction and tools for initializing analysis of climate change vulnerability and adaptation capacity as preliminary measures for project development. Emphasis is placed on community knowledge and participation, with recognition and engagement of particularly vulnerable segments of the population, particularly women and other marginalized groups.

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