AGENT Webinar – A Trade of Violence: Understanding the gendered dynamics and gender-based violence in the Illegal Wildlife Trade (IWT)

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This webinar was produced under a collaboration between IUCN and WWF, in partnership with USAID, supported by Sweden

How do gendered dynamics and gender-based violence (GBV) shape and impact the illegal wildlife trade (IWT) and our strategies and actions to tackle it? View this discussion co-organized by IUCN and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) on these issues. This recording includes a presentation and discussion on WWF’s newest publication, Gender & Illegal Wildlife Trade: Overlooked and Underestimated. This new report brings a gender lens to IWT, highlighting the pervasiveness of GBV in the sector and providing a roadmap for gender-responsive action. Join our diverse experts as they share insights from their work and discuss strategies for a rights-based approach to conservation that protects people and wildlife.

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The GBV and Environment Linkages Center is hosted by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) under its Advancing Gender in the Environment (AGENT) partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). It works to close the knowledge gap on GBV-environment issues while mobilizing learning and forging collaborative action towards ending GBV and securing environmental sustainability.
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Advancing Gender in the Environment (AGENT) is a collaboration between the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to increase the effectiveness of environment programming through the robust integration of gender considerations, while improving gender equality and women’s empowerment outcomes.
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