Inclusive resilience: Are we building resilience for all?

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Women at a reconstruction site in Nepal. © Keiko Sakoda/World Bank
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Voices
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https://blogs.worldbank.org/voices/inclusive-resilience-are-we-building-resilience-all
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Keiko Sakoda, Bandita Sijapati, Melody Benavidez
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When designing disaster risk management (DRM) projects, we must consider how to bolster the climate and disaster resilience of all people, paying special attention to the specific needs of different genders, the elderly, persons with disabilities, children, and other vulnerable or marginalized people.