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    Gender and finance: coming out of the margins. Climate policy brief

    South Centre, 2016
    Climate finance must be managed at the global, regional and national levels to ensure and promote gender equality and the empowerment of women as key actors, both in climate protection and sustainable development efforts. Managing climate change impacts at the household and community levels will undoubtedly add to women’s and girls’ time burden, impacting their overall well-being.
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    Hope dries up? Women and girls coping with drought and climate change

    CARE International, 2016
    The current drought in Mozambique has a disproportionate impact on women and girls. Unequal power relations, gender inequalities and discrimination mean that women and girls are often hardest hit during a crisis and will take longer to recover. Women and girls experience vulnerability different to men.
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    Climate finance briefing: gender and climate finance

    Overseas Development Institute, 2016
    Women, who form the majority of the world’s 2 billion poorest people, are often disproportionally affected by climate change impacts as a result of persisting gender norms and discriminations.
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    Gender dynamics in a changing climate: how gender and adaptive capacity affect resilience

    CARE International, 2016
    Gender, climate change and adaptive capacity are intricately linked. Poor and marginalised women and men face multiple and complex challenges. Climate change further exacerbates these challenges and threatens to erode development gains made to date.
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    Empowering women for sustainable energy solutions to address climate change: experiences from UN Women and UNDP-UNEP PEI Africa

    UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative, 2015
    Renewable, clean energy and gender equality are preconditions for sustainable development and for tackling climate change, as envisioned by the Sustainable Development Agenda 2030.
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    Gender analysis in building climate resilience in Da Nang: challenges and solutions

    International Institute for Environment and Development, 2016
    Climate resilience is more likely to be achieved when men and women fully participate in planning, decision making and implementation. This study looks at what roles men and women play in climate change planning and action, and to what extent women’s needs and capacity are fully taken into account.
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    Gender specific vulnerability in climate change and possible sustainable livelihoods of coastal people. a case from Bangladesh

    Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management, 2016
    Gender differences in vulnerability to climate change related disaster is severe in Bangladesh. Like many other developing countries of the world, Bangladeshi women have limited access to resources and decision making power. They carry the major responsibility for household water supply, as well as, energy gathering for cooking and food security.
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    Understanding gender in community-based adaptation: practitioner brief

    CARE International, 2015
    Accessing weather forecasts, having control over land, being able to influence decision-making processes, being backed by a community group, or being literate and educated are examples of the human and material resources through which people can act on the consequences of climate change.
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    Gender analysis in building climate resilience in Da Nang: challenges and solutions

    International Institute for Environment and Development, 2016
    Although the legal framework for gender equality exists in Vietnam, gender mainstreaming in climate change planning and action have not yet been fully realised and addressed by local actors. In Da Nang, a gendered view to climate resilience building was also a new approach for the city and local authorities and vulnerable communities.
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    Supporting women farmers in a changing climate: five policy lessons

    Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, 2015
    Recent research presented at a seminar in Paris co-organized by the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), the International Social Science Council (ISSC) and Future Earth produced five key policy recommendations for supporting women farmers in a changing climate.Key recommendations:

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