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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 responsive national communications toolkit

    United Nations [UN] Environment Programme, 2015
    This toolkit is an initiative of the UNDP Gender Team and the UNDP-€“UNEP Global Support Programme. It is designed to strengthen the capacity of national government staff and assist them in integrating gender equality into the development of National Communications (NCs).
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    Pacific Gender and Climate Change toolkit: Tools for practitioners

    UN Women, 2013
    This toolkit is designed to support climate change practitioners in the Pacific islands region to integrate gender into their programmes and projects.It is aimed at climate change professionals working in national governments, non-governmental organisations, regional and international organisations who are involved in managing and implementing climate change programmes.
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    Climate justice and women’s rights: a guide to supporting grassroots women’s action

    Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management, 2015
    This guide aims to increase timely and appropriate funding for worldwide climate action initiatives led by women and their communities.
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    Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction: A training pack

    Oxfam, 2011
    Deepening poverty, environmental degradation, urbanisation, and the effects of climate change are making more women and men vulnerable to disasters than ever before. But some groups within society experience higher levels of vulnerability to the effects of extreme events.
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    Resource guide on gender and climate change

    United Nations Development Programme, 2009
    Poor women’s limited access to resources, restricted rights, limited mobility and muted voice in shaping decisions make them highly vulnerable to climate change. This guide aims to inform practitioners and policy makers of the linkages between gender equality and climate change and their importance in relation to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals.