Gender Snapshot: Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami

Increased gender-based violence (GBV) and protection risks

  • GBV risks compounded by overcrowded shelters which lack privacy and displacement sites lacking camp management and electricity; 88 per cent of displacement sites are open space, posing key safety risks for women and girls
  • Heightened risks of sexual exploitation and abuse especially for female-headed households, widows,adolescent girls, women with disabilities, and sexual and gender minorities who may be excluded from aid.

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Indonesia

Subject area(s): Disaster risk reduction

Resource type: Briefs

Publication year: 2018

Number of pages: 2

Planet 50–50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality