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IUCN President and Director General’s Statement on International Women’s Day

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Achieving gender equality and empowering women in environmental action are crucial for meeting our objectives in sustainable development, global climate efforts and biodiversity conservation. Despite this, women remain significantly disadvantaged in terms of rights, access to, and ownership over natural resources, and are often sidelined from making environmental decisions. 

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