Addressing the Inequality of Risk and Promoting Women’s Leadership in Recovery


Tuesday, May 14

11:00a - 12:30p

Room 3

The session aims to contribute to the development of a better understanding of the role of gender in the humanitarian-development-peace nexus and to support the Conference’s goal of ‘building consensus on gender responsive approaches to promote shared recovery benefits’ by improving knowledge of the gender dimensions of disaster and security risks, using an intersectional perspective and highlighting innovative strategies for supporting the leadership of women and girls in disaster risk reduction and recovery, conflict prevention and peacebuilding.

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