Achieving gender equality in times of emergency
ADPC: Achieving gender equality in times of emergency
Published on: 02/18/2013
Author(s): Asian Disaster Preparedness Center
Department: Public Health in Emergencies
Type: Impact Stories and Case Studies
File size: 0.82 MB
In times of disaster, it’s imperative that disaster response is equitable and considers the complexities gender relations may present. For women and girls, this requires rethinking health and sanitation facilities, accommodation arrangements and the safety of household responsibilities.