Disaster management in Bangladesh: What women need

UN Women Bangladesh and ACDI/VOCA brought together 50 women leaders from around the south-west of Bangladesh to further understand the challenges and opportunities of rural women in severely climate-affected areas of the country. This report reflects the discussions and concerns of women leaders in resilience, disaster preparedness, and climate change, and gives key recommendations for development partners working in gender and climate change.

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Bangladesh

Subject area(s): Gender equality and women’s empowerment; Disaster risk reduction

Resource type: Institutional; Research papers

Publication year: 2015

Number of pages: 16