Bernadette P. Resurrección

Senior Research Fellow

Dr. Bernadette (Babette) P. Resurrección is a Senior Research Fellow at the SEI Asia Centre. Babette is co-lead of SEI's Transforming Governance theme and SEI's Gender and Social Equity Programme.

She has researched gender, livelihoods, climate change adaptation, migration, and natural resource management in Cambodia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam. Apart from book chapters and scientific papers in journals, she has co-edited Gender and Natural Resource Management: Livelihoods, Mobility and Interventions (Routledge, 2012) and Water Rights and Social Justice in Mekong Waters (Routledge, 2011).

Babette has led sponsored projects on climate adaptation, gender and water stresses in peri-urban Southeast Asia (IDRC), mobility and disasters in Philippine coastal areas (The Research Council of Norway), and the Mekong research fellowships program on water governance (CPWF-M-POWER-AusAID).

Babette is now co-leader of SEI's Gender and Social Equity Programme and leads the Gender, Environment and Development (GED) Research Cluster at SEI-Asia.

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Why gender matters in climate adaptation

Climate change does not affect all people equally.  For adaptation to succeed, the social drivers of vulnerability have to be tackled head on.

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The Climate Resilient Green Growth (CRGG) Planning Framework

The CRGG Framework provides a systematic, but flexible approach to combining adaptation and economic development planning to produce climate resilient green growth plans that address multiple goals.

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