SC 8.11 Gender and adaptation

Wednesday 11 May, 08.45 – 10.30, Antwerp Room

Chair Felix Olorunfemi, Institute of Social and Economic Research, Nigeria
Rapporteur Miriam de Graaff, Wageningen UR, the Netherlands

How is adaptation, resilience, and vulnerability research engaging with gender?
Anna Bunce, McGill University, Canada

To study variance in adaptive capacities of women from different social groups in SAR of Maharashtra
Suchita Awasthi, Watershed Organisation Trust, India

Climate change adaptation policies and practices in the delta region of Bangladesh
Mohammad Rahman, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh

Examining the suitability of ‘subjective’ forms of resilience measurement: insights from Tanzania
Lindsey Jones, Overseas Development Institute (ODI), United Kingdom