At the May 2018 Adaptation Community Meeting, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Global Gender Office presented on its experience developing and implementing innovative, participatory methodologies to promote gender-responsive adaptation and resilience across sectors.
This webinar was held on 18 June, 2018 The Green Livelihoods Alliance (GLA) works towards sustainable and inclusive governance of forested landscapes in nine focus countries in South America, Africa and Southeast Asia. The GLA prioritizes the inclusion of disadvantaged groups in capacity building and the development, decision-making and implementation of lobby and advocacy strategies. […]
“The gender and energy nexus in urban settings” is the fourth in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
The actions of TFA 2020 Partners—both individually and collectively—take place in different contexts with unique social circumstances in which women, men, Indigenous peoples, and vulnerable groups have differentiated roles, uses, access, benefits, and control over environmental and social resources. As identified in a 2017 TFA 2020 paper, in South America, deforestation rates are between 6 […]
This report provides powerful evidence of how women are often not given an equal chance to take advantage of global trends in closing energy access gaps.
Shared Resources, Joint Solutions (SRJS) is an expansive program that engages 16 countries across 9 regions to secure International Public Goods (IPGs) — focusing on water and food security and climate resilience — through a balance of short- and long-term social, economic and sustainability interests from civil society, governments and businesses. This tool is for […]
“Energy efficiency as a means to improve women’s lives” is the third in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
This paper summarizes analyses of a global literature review on women in fisherfolk organizations. The aim of the study was to identify positive examples and lessons learned by pointing to the drivers – as well as the enablers and entities identified in the literature – that have a key role in fostering increased women’s participation and leadership in collective action in fisheries.
This Handbook on mainstreaming gender in energy projects seeks to provide guidance, practical tools and examples for energy projects that show how to undertake gender mainstreaming systematically.
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.