IUCN World Parks Congress: Inspiring Leadership in a Changing Climate

IUCN World Parks Congress: Inspiring Leadership in a Changing Climate This past November, GGO participated in the IUCN World Parks Congress in Sydney, Australia. This once-a-decade Congress focuses on conservation of world parks and the issues surrounding them. At this Congress, in particular, key issues and themes focused on the challenges of development and climate […]

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2015 Momentum for Change: Call for Applications Starting today, organizations, cities, industries, governments and other key players that are taking the lead on tackling climate change can nominate their game-changing projects for a prestigious United Nations award. On January 21, the United Nations Climate Change secretariat opened the call for applications for the 2015 Momentum […]

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Reaching the Peak in 2015

The IUCN Global Gender Office (GGO) is climbing a mountain. We have been climbing this mountain for some time now, and in January, we entered the final ascent. This trek has been strenuous, rewarding and sometimes frustrating. There have been highs and lows along the way, but ultimately it is a worthwhile journey, we will […]

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Integrating Gender into the UN Climate Change Negotiations

Integrating Gender into the UN Climate Change Negotiations Maria Prebble is a M.E.M Candidate in Environmental Economics and Policy at Duke University. She holds a B.A. in International Relations and Environmental Studies from Wellesley College. Maria is currently an Environment Gender Index Fellow with the IUCN Global Gender Office. Women are disproportionately adversely affected by […]

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The 2015 OXFORD WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SYMPOSIUM AT THE MARGARET THATCHER CENTRE IN SOMERVILLE COLLEGE IN OXFORD UNIVERSITY The Oxford Women’s Leadership Symposium is pleased to invite you and your institution to participate in the Oxford Women’s Leadership Symposium 16, 17 & 18 March, 2015, at Margaret Thatcher Centre, Somerville College in Oxford University, U.K. You […]

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12 months to get to Paris

Watch Lorena Aguilar discuss on Climate Change TV how the Lima work program on gender is an incredible step forward in the UNFCCC process, as well as the willingness of the Peruvian COP presidency in allowing the gender work program to come forward in Lima. She also highlights the path ahead of us leading to the […]

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