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Woman working in field, Nepal
Enhancing adaptive capacity and reducing the
negative impacts of climate change and other
drivers will decrease the vulnerability of mountain
communities, including women. The resilience of
communities can be built and adaptation fostered
by using the indigenous and local knowledge
of communities in tandem with current scientific
knowledge; and by promoting conducive and
gender-sensitive policy and institutional environments.