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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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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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Women wage workers dominate employment in areas of export-oriented high-value agriculture in the developing world. For instance, women represent 50% or more of employees in countries such as Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, Kenya and South Africa.

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