“1. Discuss the importance of including women in recovery and reconstruction. How have women historically been left out of this process, and how can we work to challenge these norms? Incorporate HFA actions that stood out to you in your response.

2. In what ways did Houma women demonstrate the importance of a community response to disaster that included women’s voices and leadership?

3. How is recovery a social process? How is it a gendered process? Use examples from Haiti and Rwanda to support your answer.