This analytical report presents a set of grassroots women’s development innovations that build community resilience, including to disasters and climate change. Part I presents a framework through which to view grassroots women’s resilience building activities, illustrating the multiple entry points through which grassroots women approach resilience-building. Part II presents select case studies of resilience-building strategies led by grassroots women’s organizations.

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Organization: UNDP, Groots International, Northumbria University School of the Built and Natural Environment

Topics: Risk Reduction/Management, Gender, COP22 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2011

Language: English