women's empowerment

Practical Guide to Women in Energy Regulation

This guide was developed to support energy regulators in low- and middle-income countries in promoting gender equality. The document focuses on the inclusion of women in multiple facets of energy regulation, including employment, energy regulatory policy, and energy infrastructure projects.

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Rebuilding Nepal: Women’s Roles in Political Transition and Disaster Recovery

Following the 2015 earthquake and ten-year civil war, Nepali women played a crucial yet underappreciated role in relief efforts, and many continue to help the country as it moves into long-term recovery initiatives. This study by Georgetown’s Institute for Women, Peace and Security explore how gender-based discrimination and legal barriers amplified the adverse impacts of the conflict and the earthquake on women.

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Gender and climate finance

Climate finance can catalyse the much-needed transition to zero-carbon and climate-resilient development while also fostering equitable social policy, including gender equality and women’s empowerment.

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The Way Forward: Accelerating Gender Equity in Coffee Value Chains

The emerging awareness of the role gender plays in coffee-producing communities and households and of the significant challenges faced by women presents an opportunity. This report identifies what is known about this opportunity and offers recommendations on how the industry can move into action while continuing to deepen understanding.

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Toward Equity Series (Vol. 1-9)

This nine volume series offers concrete suggestions and recommendations for incorporating a gender equity perspective into every stage of the project cycle. Vol. 1: Writing proposals with a gender perspective Vol. 2: Participatory appraisals with a gender equity perspective Vol. 3: Project planning from a gender perspective Vol. 4: Gender-sensitive systems for monitoring and evaluation […]

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