Posted by: SAFE Administrator
Modified date: 10/23/2017
Relevant sector: Nutrition, Food Security, Protection, Early Recovery & Livelihoods
Resource type: Document
Resource use: Training & Capacity building
Language of the document: English
Women's Refugee Commission (WRC)
(In English) Everyday, millions of refugee and internally displaced women and girls have to leave their camps to look for and collect firewood. They need firewood for cooking and to sell as a source of income. They are subject to a high risk or rape, assault, theft and exploitation. This detailed report highlight some of the most pressing issues and establishes best practice protection strategies. It also provides guidance to implementers in the provision of alternative fuels and income generation activities.