Gender-Based Violence and Environment Linkages Center (GBV-ENV Center)

Promising Practices in the Spotlight

Urgent need. Promising practice to inspire.

Research and experience show that promising practices exist to tackle gender-based violence and environment linkages across sectors and spheres. Here, we gather examples to show change is possible. Check back regularly for new snapshots!


Resilient, Inclusive, and Sustainable Environments

First launched in 2019, USAID’s Resilient, Inclusive, and Sustainable Environments (RISE) Challenge identifies and funds the innovative application of promising or proven interventions that prevent and respond to gender-based violence across programs that address the access, use, control, and management of natural resources. The following resources spotlight learning on why and how these projects tackle GBV and environment-relevant linkages. Click through selected posts below to learn more!

Profiles for change: Trang Nguyen, WildAct

Meet Trang Nguyen, the Founder and Executive Director of WildAct, Vietnam. Trang is leading a RISE grant-winning project and shares insights on why she is passionate about ending harassment in conservation workplaces.

PANORAMA stories of change

PANORAMA – Solutions for a Healthy Planet is a partnership documenting and promoting examples of inspiring, replicable solutions across a range of conservation and sustainable development topics, enabling cross-sectoral learning and inspiration. PANORAMA allows practitioners to share and reflect on their experiences, increase recognition for successful work, and learn with their peers how similar challenges have been addressed around the globe. These stories showcase action to address gender-based violence and environment linkages.

Are you interested in exploring these promising practices to apply in your own work?

Engage with AGENT technical support coordinators here.

Font Resize
Scroll to Top

By using this site, you consent to the use of cookies and similar technologies to enhance your user experience. For more information please visit our legal section