This paper explores the link between gender and climate and disaster risk finance and insurance (with a particular focus on climate risk insurance) and provide recommendations.
Este documento presenta un panorama general del papel de las mujeres en el sector energético formal. Demuestra que la participación equitativa de las mujeres en el sector redundará en bene cios mensurables, incluyendo mayores rendimientos de las inversiones y mejores resultados de desarrollo.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Global Gender Office (GGO) has long believed and invested in the transformative power of equality. Recognizing that gender gaps and social inequities undermine conservation and sustainable development, IUCN GGO works to advance gender-responsive solutions, empowering women and men as change agents to overcome the most pressing of […]
El PAgCC-RGI tiene el objetivo de orientar y facilitar la integración del enfoque de género en la implementación de las acciones del Programa de Adaptación al Cambio Climático de la Región de las Grandes Islas (PACC-RGI). El PACC-RGI reconoce que el cambio climático (CC) tiene claras implicaciones ecológicas y biofísicas, y se presenta en distintos […]
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.
AGENT provides an array of support for national, regional and global environmental activities to advance women’s empowerment and gender equality. AGENT’s support is designed to complement existing or emerging USAID environmental efforts. AGENT broadens the reach of technical support, builds evidence for gender integration throughout environmental sectors, fills critical information gaps, and develops targeted resources […]
In WiAP’s second webinar, “Designing Bankable Energy Projects”, participants were introduced to the IRENA Project Navigator, an online platform providing comprehensive, easily accessible and practical tools and guidance to assist in the development of bankable energy projects.
This brief provides an overview of the role of women in the formal energy sector. It presents evidence that women’s equal participation in the sector will result in measurable benefits, including increased returns on investments and stronger development outcomes.
Power Africa is a U.S. government-led partnership coordinated by USAID. PowerAfrica launched the Women in African Power (WiAP) network to advance the participation and representation of women within the energy sector across the African continent. The Women in African Power webinar series aims to share knowledge and build the professional skills of women active in […]
This manual is an important first step to support in-country partners to enhance their capacity to address gender concerns in the climate change space, not only to achieve greater and more sustainable climate change results, but also to contribute to gender equality globally.