Collaboration between the Gender Team at UNDP and the UNDP-GEF CBA Programme Team. This publication is a guidebook for designing and implementing gender-sensitive Community-based adaptation programmes and projects. It seeks to ensure that forthcoming CBA projects contribute to the achievement of gender equality and women’s empowerment by integrating a gendered perspective into CBA programming and project design. The guide book provides simple tools and practical advice on how to take a gender-sensitive approach to planning and implementing adaptation projects and programmes, it will be a useful reference for development practitioners and, or policymakers working in this field.
The guidebook can be found in the UNDP publications page http://www.undp.org/women/publications.shtml hyper-link Gender, Climate Change and Community-based Adaptation. We welcome you to read, use and share this resource widely with your colleagues and networks.