gender equality

Women’s participation and gender considerations in country representation, planning and reporting to the BRS Conventions

A full report on this dataset is coming soon! The Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions cooperate in the protection of human health and the environment from the negative effects of hazardous pollutants. This Environment and Gender Information (EGI) platform analysis explores how women are represented as delegates to the Conferences of the Parties (COPs), members […]

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Buenas prácticas y lecciones aprendidas para la inclusión de la perspectiva de género y el fortalecimiento de capacidades en actores vinculados a proyectos REDD+

La Alianza MREDD+ contribuye, desde su creación, al fortalecimiento de capacidades y a la generación de conocimiento para lograr los objetivos de la Estrategia Nacional REDD+ (ENAREDD+) con la ejecución de experiencias integradoras de desarrollo rural sustentable; en esta ocasión, abona a su cumplimiento con el documento Buenas prácticas y lecciones aprendidas para la inclusión […]

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Igualdad de género en REDD+: Sistematización y lecciones aprendidas en el proceso de preparación en México

Históricamente, las mujeres han estado ausentes de las políticas, programas y proyectos orientados al sector forestal; de este modo, se pierde la riqueza del conocimiento y la experiencia diferenciada que tienen sobre el territorio y sus recursos. Desde la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (CMNUCC), se ha reconocido la importancia […]

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Gender-responsive restoration guidelines: A closer look at gender in the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology

The Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology (ROAM) was developed by IUCN and the World Resources Institute (WRI) to assist countries in identifying opportunities for forest landscape restoration (FLR), analysing priority areas at a national or sub-national level, and designing and implementing FLR interventions. As part of IUCN’s effort to update the methodology, these guidelines have been developed to ensure the application of […]

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Climate change is more than an environmental issue. Many of its consequences are social, economic and humanitarian. In the United States, though the impacts of climate change will be felt by all, it will not affect all equally. Those with the least access to resources face inexorable challenges to mitigate and adapt to climate changes. […]

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Practical Action Consulting (PAC) with the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), were commissioned by the Climate Development and Knowledge Network (CDKN) to investigate the potential for climate compatible development to empower people, using case studies from Peru. India and Kenya. Their findings have been collected in a report that can be downloaded here.

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