Integrating Gender in Disaster Management in Small Island Developing States: A Guide

Author:

Joseph-Brown, L.S. & Tuiloma-Sua, D

Editor:

First

Date:

2012

Region:

Caribbean and Pacific Islands

Theme:

Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR)

Language:

English

Publisher:

UNDP

Full Harvard Reference:

Joseph-Brown, L.S. & Tuiloma-Sua, D. (2012). Integrating Gender in Disaster Management in Small Island Developing States: A Guide. UNDP

This guide is intended to be a practical tool for disaster managers and their teams working to build resilience at the community level in small islands developing states and ensure greater equality in the field of risk management. The guide includes numerous checklists to support practitioners in their gender mainstreaming efforts before, during and after a disaster and draw on examples from the Caribbean and the Pacific Islands.