mitigation

AGENT (GECCO) Energy Webinar: Gender dimensions of renewable energy financing

AGENT (GECCO*) Energy Webinar: Gender dimensions of renewable energy financing This webinar was hosted on February 24, 2016. The new Paris Agreement sends a strong message to the world to move towards implementation and achieve effective mitigation actions. With energy production and consumption accounting for two-thirds of global greenhouse gas emissions, it’s clear that this mitigation […]

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AGENT (GECCO) Energy Webinar: COP21 implications for implementing mitigation activities

Gender equality and mitigation: COP21 implications for implementing mitigation activities This webinar was hosted on February 5, 2016. Gender mainstreaming in the energy sector is taking place from national policies, to institutional reforms and project development, increasing energy access and providing low emission development pathways for many around the world. It has been a central […]

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Unleashing the power of women in the renewable energy sector

Unleashing the power of women in the renewable energy sector In the United States, October has been designated as “National Energy Awareness Month”— emphasizing how central energy is to national prosperity, security, and environmental well-being. At IUCN’s Global Gender Office (GGO), we also recognize the importance of energy, particularly renewable energy, and the necessity of […]

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In-session workshop on gender-responsive climate policy with a focus on mitigation action and technology development and transfer GGO has been in Bonn, Germany, participating in the 42nd sessions of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI 42) and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA 42), as well as the June session of the […]

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IUCN & GCP launch gender & REDD+ feature on the REDD Desk

IUCN and the Global Canopy Programme launch gender and REDD+ feature on the REDD Desk knowledge sharing platform The Global Gender Office (GGO) of IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), and the Global Canopy Programme (GCP), are pleased to announce a partnership to integrate gender into the REDD Desk platform—the largest online collaborative resource […]

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