Department of Disaster Management
Office of Gender Affairs
Release Date:
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 - 4:22pm

Did you know that understanding how gender relations shape women’s and men’s lives is critical to disaster risk reduction?

 Join the Government of the Virgin Islands and development partners at the workshop on Gender Responsive Disaster Risk Reduction and Recovery on May 23 at the Moorings Conference from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Participants will learn about gender inequality and strengthen the capacity of national stakeholders on how to include gender considerations in recovery projects.


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740
Email:    shersmith@gov.vg