Overcoming gender inequality for climate resilient development

Gender inequalities are reflected in differential vulnerability, and exposure to the hazards posed by climate change and addressing them is key to increase the adaptive capacities of societies. This study highlights the importance of incorporating gender in scenarios assessing future climate impacts and underscores the relevance of addressing gender inequalities in policies aiming to foster climate resilient development.

Date Published
2020, December 15

Authors
Marina Andrijevic, Jesus Crespo Cuaresma, Tabea Lissner, Adelle Thomas, Carl-Friedrich Schleussner

Journal
Nature Communications
11, Article number: 6261 (2020) , doi:10.1038/s41467-020-19856-w