Yumarni, Tri, Amaratunga, Dilanthi and Haigh, Richard (2013) Gender Mainstreaming and Sustainable Post Disaster Reconstruction,. In: International Post Graduate Research Conference: IPGRC 2013, 8th-10th April 2013, Salford, UK.
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Gender inequalities are barriers to achieve sustainable post disaster reconstruction.
Mainstreaming gender equality within post disaster reconstruction process can
enhance sustainability of reconstruction. Based on a detailed literature review on
post disaster reconstruction, this paper identifies pre-requisite conditions for
mainstreaming gender within sustainable post disaster reconstruction as ; awareness
of gender needs and concerns, a strong gender policy framework, women
participation and leadership as an agent of change, gendered institutional capability,
flexible and decentralised structure of gendered policy planning.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD61 Risk Management
T Technology > TH Building construction
|Schools:||School of Art, Design and Architecture|
|Depositing User:||Sara Taylor|
|Date Deposited:||26 Mar 2015 13:42|
|Last Modified:||10 Nov 2015 12:10|
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