The Case for Gender Approaches to Urban Resilience – Experience from Coyuca, Mexico

By |2020-06-22T12:22:52+02:00November 21st 2019|Categories: Climate Change & Resilience, Urban & Metropolitan Governance, Youth & Gender|Tags: , , |

A commitment to applying a ‘gender perspective’ to climate-smart planning in Coyuca, Mexico, brought to light some uncomfortable truths about bias against women. As a result, local government, researchers, and community members are more aware of how women’s and girls’ wellbeing must be addressed through climate resilience programmes.