Assisting and Empowering Women Facing Natural Disasters: Drawing from Security Resolution 1325

Citation:

Shah, Payal. 2006. "Assisting and Empowering Women Facing Natural Disasters: Drawing from Security Resolution 1325." Columbia Journal of Gender and Law 15 (3): 711-45.

Author: Payal Shah

Abstract:

The author reports on women's issues that result and need to be resolved relative to the occurrence of natural disasters. An argument is made for the implementation of an international agreement for women's participation and protection in peace and security efforts. Gender issues are critical especially in natural disasters. (EBSCO)

Topics: Environment, Environmental Disasters, Gender, Women, Peace Processes, Security, UN Security Council Resolutions on WPS, UNSCR 1325

Year: 2006

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