On October 13th, the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) commemorates the millions of women and girls who make their communities more resilient to disasters and climate risks. This event engages academics and practitioners to share stories of initiatives in disaster risk reduction and recovery by women and girls across the world.

Panel 2 Includes:

Jane Henrici, Study Director, The Institute for Women’s Policy Research

Margaret Arnold, Senior Social Development Specialist, World Bank

Andrea Burniske, Director of the GIRL Project, Save the Children

Moderator: Milad Pournik, Research Associate, Global Gender Program

Sponsored by the Global Gender Program and the World Bank’s Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery

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