IUCN GGO is pleased to share a two-part video series, “Harnessing Climate Change Mitigation Initiatives to Benefit Women” from the Institute for Global Environmental Studies (IGES). The documentary series follows some of the work carried out under a project led by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to build capacity of governments in Cambodia, Laos and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
This study aims to increase international attention on the gender equality dimensions of energy access in the run-up to Rio+20 and contribute to the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) initiative and its goal of ensuring universal access to modern energy services by 2030.
This study explores the advantages and challenges of integrating gender dimensions into climate compatible development strategies in India.
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. […]
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.