Disasters and gender
Clearinghouse Connector – July 2013
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Gender and disaster recovery Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 2013
Gender, climate change and natural disasters On Line Opinion, 2008
Gender, masculinity and bushfire : Australia in an international context Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 2013
Does violence against women increase in disasters? Gender and Disaster Resilience Alliance (GDRA), 2012
Fire, families and decisions Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 2008
Gendered communication and public safety : women, men and incident management Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 2013
Gender and bushfire Fire Note (Melbourne), 2012
Practical stories : gender in emergency management policy Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 2013
Gender sensitive disaster management : a toolkit for practitioners Oxfam America, 2008
Health and community impacts
After the bushfires : Victoria’s psychosocial recovery framework Victoria. Department of Human Services, 2009
Women’s voices from the floodplains : an economic gender lens on responses in disaster affected areas in Queensland and Victoria Economic Security4Women Inc, 2012
Natural disasters and community resilience : a framework for support Child Family Community Australia (CFCA), 2012
The health impacts of climate change and drought on women in the Loddon Mallee Region : a literature review with recommendations Women’s Health Loddon Mallee, 2010
Violence against women
Domestic violence and natural disasters Australian Domestic and Family Violence Clearinghouse Thematic Bulletin, 2012
The hidden disaster : violence in the aftermath of natural disaster Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 2013
A numbers game : lack of gendered data impedes prevention of disaster-related family violence Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 2011
The way he tells it : relationships after Black Saturday : a research report in four volumes Women’s Health Goulburn North East, 2011
Hearing women’s voices from the bushfires Women’s Health Goulburn North East, 2012
Special collection : Disaster and emergency preparedness and response National Online Resource Center On Violence Against Women, 2011
Disaster risk reduction
Disaster risk management : a gender-sensitive approach is a smart approach Brookings Institution, 2013
Gender and emergency management strategy Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV), 2012
Disaster planning and gender mainstreaming : Black Saturday bushfires New Community Quarterly, 2010
Making disaster risk reduction gender-sensitive : policy and practical guildelines United National Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), 2009
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