Advancing Gender in the Environment (AGENT)
Technical Support Snapshots
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AGENT provides tailored technical support to USAID and IUCN activities with special focus on women’s leadership, women’s economic empowerment and strengthened livelihoods. Technical gender specialists work closely with programmes, projects and local stakeholders to develop and apply gender analyses and action plans, for example, and build specific strategies, tools and in-house capacities to address gender gaps and realize gender-responsive results. See snapshots of technical work here:
Addressing the violence of inequality: Investing in solutions to address gender-based violence and environment links
A web story on how identifying gender-based violence and environment links can lead to investment and actions towards solutions.
AGENT supported the project in the implementation of participatory diagnostics to understand how key actors view the development of locally-based large-scale renewable energy projects in the Yucatan and Chihuahua regions.
At the request of USAID’s Office of Forestry and Biodiversity (FAB), AGENT provided support and guidance in the development of a gender analysis for a global alliance, the Seafood Alliance for Legality and Traceability (SALT).
Are you interested in AGENT technical support on integrating gender into field projects?
Engage with AGENT coordinators for more details.