Spreading the word on gender and environment linkages IUCN has unique networking abilities as an Intergovernmental Organization. As a membership Union composed of both governments and civil society organizations, IUCN provides public, private, and non-governmental organizations with knowledge and tools that enable human progress, economic development, and nature conservation to take place together. IUCN harnesses the […]
AGENT Gender and Urban Services Webinar: Access, decision making, and economic empowerment This event took place on 17 July 2019. Click here to access the recording. Over 55% of the global population lives in urban areas and rapid urbanization shifts social, economic, and political dynamics, with particular impacts on women’s empowerment and gender equality. […]
The gender and energy nexus in urban settings This webinar was held on 31 May, 2018. While there is much research and action focusing on the gender-energy nexus in rural settings, there is often very little discourse on addressing gender-related energy challenges specific to urban settings, such as the gender-differentiated access to services, connections and […]
Energy efficiency as a means to improve women’s lives This webinar was held on April 19th, 2018. Energy efficiency in homes and businesses is a way to improve the lives of women, particularly because women often are responsible for a greater share of the burden of housework and childcare. Additionally, women’s economic activities, particularly those […]
Gender implications for energy infrastructure This webinar was held on 20 March, 2018. This webinar aims to deepen understanding of the social and gender considerations that surround the implementation of large-scale energy infrastructure projects, as well as to highlight good practices in the sector. Panelists will explore the diversity of opportunities to include gender throughout […]
“Energizing Equality” is the first in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
Energizing Equality: Powering a gender-responsive future through energy policies and frameworks This webinar was held on 24 October, 2017. The International Union for Conservation of Nature Global Gender Office (IUCN GGO), in collaboration with ENERGIA and with support from USAID, launched an Environment and Gender Information (EGI) platform analysis exploring if and how gender considerations […]
This webinar recording, “Addressing gender considerations in large-scale energy infrastructure polices and project development” is part of the GECCO Energy Webinar Series.
AGENT (GECCO*) Energy Webinar: Addressing gender considerations in large-scale energy infrastructure policies and project development This webinar was hosted on Thursday, June 1st, 2017 Gender mainstreaming in the energy sector is taking place from national policies, to institutional reforms and project development, increasing energy access and providing a low emission development pathways for many around the […]
This webinar recording, “Innovative finance: Unlocking women’s entrepreneurship and energy access” is part of the GECCO Energy Webinar Series.