Hear from Lola Cabnal, Asociación Ak’ Tenamit, about the intrinsic links Indigenous women have with Mother Earth – and how gender-based violence disrupts dignity, safety and agency at different levels, including in the defense of the environment.
Climate Crisis, Men and Climate Change Part 1: MenEngage Ubuntu Symposium
Webinar session on women and girls leading climate justice movements and the achievements and challenges in their work, and how the challenges are connected to patriarchal structures, masculinity norms and men's violence at all levels.
Role of Climate Change in Exacerbating Sexual and Gender-Based Violence against Women: A New Challenge for International Law
This academic paper analyses the growing causal relationship between climate change and SGBV against women and girls through the review of initiatives, academic literature and existing international legal instruments and intergovernmental processes.
Understanding and addressing gender-based violence as part of the climate emergency
CSW66 Expert paper that provides an overview of how climate change is exacerbating different types of gender-based violence and presents recommendations to the CSW community to address the GBV-climate crisis.
Attitude Towards Sexual Harassment in Vietnam’s Conservation Sector
This report presents the results of a survey on sexual harassment in the conservation sector in Vietnam and provides recommendations to it at workplace, including an strategy to improve the working environment for all wildlife conservationists in the country.
See a poster showcased at UNFCCC COP26 in Glasgow's virtual Gender Day Marketplace. The poster summarizes IUCN's approach to achieving climate action and rights and resilience for all through gender equality and women's empowerment.
Gender and national climate planning: Gender integration in the revised Nationally Determined Contributions
In this 2021 study, 89 revised/updated Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) were analysed to identify and understand how many, and to what extent, countries have integrated gender in their plans. This analysis aims to measure global progress on the inclusion of gender considerations and the adoption of gender-responsive policies and programming, showcasing good examples of gender-responsive components.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is a membership Union uniquely composed of both government and civil society organisations. It provides public, private and non-governmental organisations with the knowledge and tools that enable human progress, economic development and nature conservation to take place together. It harnesses the experience, resources and reach of its more than 1,400 Member organisations and the input of some 15,000 experts. IUCN is the global authority on the status of the natural world and the measures needed to safeguard it.