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EGI: Gender in Environmental Policy and Programming The EGI team is gathering a new dataset on gender in environmental policy and programming–and we need your help! Surveys EGI_Survey&CoverLetter_English EGI_Survey&CoverLetter_Spanish Download and complete this survey if you are an expert on national-level gender and/or environmental policies Please email your completed surveys to molly.gilligan@iucn.org.

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GECCO IUCN GGO is working in partnership with USAID to address gender issues through programming and support to partner governments in a new initiative called GECCO — Gender Equality for Climate Change Opportunities.

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An inside view of the EGI: Melissa Luna

An inside view of the EGI: Melissa Luna This post was written by EGI Fellow Melissa Luna In early 2014, while writing my thesis as a graduate student at the University of Washington, I came across the recently launched 2013 pilot phase of the Environment and Gender Index (EGI), developed by IUCN. After my own […]

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Countries where women lack any right to own land have on average 60% more malnourished children and lower proportion of the population has access to safe drinking water (UNDP-UNEP Poverty Environment Initiative, 2014).

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