Gender Differences in Climate Change Perception and Adaptation Strategies - The Case of Three Provinces in Vietnam's Mekong River Delta

Justin McKinley, Catharine Adaro, Valerien O. Pede, Pieter Rutsaert, Tri Setiyono, Tran Cong Thang, Do Lien Huong, Nguyen Trung Kien, Zeynna Balangue, Susmita Bandyopadhyay, Michael Sheinkman, Reiner Wassman

This report, which forms part of the PIRCCA project outputs, focuses on the results of the survey conducted in the first half of 2015 on climate change perception and adaptation strategies of male and female farmers in three selected provinces in Vietnam: An Giang, Bac Lieu, and Tra Vihn. The survey seeks to gather information on current climate change perceptions and adaptation strategies and gaps between the identified male and female respondents. The focus of this study is to first gather information on climate change perceptions and adaptation strategies in Vietnam. Second, the survey is implemented to look for information and perception gaps, or differences in adaptation strategies between men and women.