Gender Equality, Disability and social inclusion mainstreaming in Disaster Risk Reduction: Enabling GEDSI Responsive DRR Planning& Budgeting Tips on Strategies and Approaches


The document underscores the critical integration of Gender Equality, Disability, and Social Inclusion (GEDSI) perspectives into Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) strategies in Nepal. It emphasizes the necessity of understanding and addressing vulnerabilities among at-risk groups such as women, persons with disabilities, and marginalized communities. Key insights highlight how disasters amplify gender-based violence, and livelihood challenges, and hinder access to essential services. The document advocates for GEDSI-responsive planning, budgeting, and coordination within DRR frameworks, stressing the importance of inclusive approaches, stakeholder engagement, and robust monitoring for effective implementation.

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Geographic coverage: Asia and the Pacific Nepal
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