Infographic | Addressing Gender Equality in Climate Change Adaptation

Gender-responsive climate change adaptation goes beyond consideration of women and men—it explores how views about gender and social norms influence vulnerability to climate change and how they intersect with other factors, such as age, race, ethnicity and sexual orientation. Adaptation efforts should promote gender equality and actively challenge practices that lead to inequality and marginalization.

This infographic highlights the gender-responsive approach to adaptation.

Publisher: International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)