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TAKING STOCK OF THE GENDER DIMENSIONS IN CLIMATE CHANGE INTERVENTIONS

It is common knowledge, from way back, that women are viewed as the weaker sex. For this reason, they have limited access to resources, restricted rights and a muted voice in shaping decisions, which makes them highly vulnerable to climate change. However,women can be positive agents of change. Many studies have shown women as strong drivers for mitigation and adaptation of climate change. Women have knowledge on important issues like sustainable resource management and/or leading sustainable practices at the household and community level,  because they literally manage the resources in the household

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