Mainstreaming gender in national adaptation plans
Gender and adaptation planning in the agricultural sectors: The case of UgandaWebsite
This case study from Uganda breakdowns the processes and actions implemented by the Ugandan Government to effectively mainstream gender responsive adaptation planning for the agriculture sectors. It outlines the country’s experiences developing a gender-responsive and related capacity development...
Addressing gender and climate change adaptation in Viet Nam’s agriculture sectorsVideo
Viet Nam's typhoons and other extreme weather events are increasing; another impact is sea level rise, which is leading to saline intrusion, destroying rice fields and other crops. This video shows how the Government of Viet Nam, FAO and UNDP are addressing climate change and gender in the...
Making the case for gender-responsive adaptation planning in Uruguay: The importance of sex-disaggregated dataPDF
The document describes the findings from a qualitative and quantitative study that aimed to generate information about resources as well as symbolic, cultural, and economic barriers affecting adaptation in agricultural production from a gender perspective. The case study summarizes lessons...
Gender mainstreaming and climate resilience in Zambia's cashew sector: Insights for adaptation plannersPDF
This case study documents insights on gender mainstreaming practices implemented in a large-scale agriculture development project with a climate change adaptation component in Western Province, Zambia. It describes the key gender issues in the project context, as well as the gender mainstreaming...
Gender and climate change research in agriculture and food security for rural developmentPDF
This guide describes the tools can be used for participatory research and promoting gender-sensitive adaptation and mitigation activities in agriculture. It contains main concepts for understanding the interrelations between climate change and gender in agriculture and food security; and a...
Gender adaptation and disaster risk reduction – Policy briefWebsite
The policy brief gives an overview of global climate efforts and their linkages with gender mainstreaming. In the domains of adaptation and disaster risk reduction, there is increasing recognition of the need for gender-responsive action in response to climatic and disaster risk. Gender equality...
Best practices and available tools for the use of indigenous and traditional knowledge and practices for adaptation, and application of ...PDF
This technical paper provides a literature review and analysis of best practices and available tools for the use of indigenous and traditional knowledge and practices for adaptation. It includes an extensive list of literature and examples from diverse regions and sectors and different decision...
Promoting gender-responsive adaptation in the agriculture sectors: Entry points within national adaptation plansPDF
Using the framework of the National Adaptation Plans (NAP) process, this brief provides an overview of the key issues to consider and main entry points for gender mainstreaming in the development of NAPs for the agriculture sectors.
Methodologies and guidelines
Studies and reports
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|Collection Updated||May 2022|