Climate crisis affects women, women affect climate struggle
Climate change has gender-differentiated impacts on women and men and can increase gender-based violence. This article presents the experiences of two climate activists from Turkey at the forefront of climate and gender activism.
Achieving gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls in the context of climate change, environmental and disaster risk reduction policies and programmes
Report of the Secretary General for CSW66 on Achieving gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls in the context of climate change, environmental and disaster risk reduction policies and programmes
Interview with Dr. Mayesha Alam, senior fellow at the United Nations University Center for Policy Research, on the disproportionate impact of climate change on women and girls, including in relation to various forms of gender-based violence.
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