The paper aims to discuss in general the role geothermal energy should play in mitigation and adaptation to climate change in Kenya and how its utilization can meet different gender economic requirements at the micro-level.
This study explores the advantages and challenges of integrating gender dimensions into climate compatible development strategies in India.
This review examines the impact of desertification on women, their role in the management of natural resources and drylands, and the constraints they face.
Perceiving a gap in the resources available to individuals and organizations concerned about the gendered experiences of climate change, GGCA commissioned this literature review in early 2016 in order to provide the most up-to- date assessment of the current evidence base illustrating how vulnerability to climate change and climate adaptation decisions vary by gender. This is […]
Africa is experiencing the impacts of climate change, yet there is wide variation in the capacity of women and men to adequately cope with its effects. Although the research base is wide and growing every day, this fact sheet centers on a select group of themes in literature around gender and climate change in Africa, […]
Climate change is more than an environmental issue. Many of its consequences are social, economic and humanitarian. In the United States, though the impacts of climate change will be felt by all, it will not affect all equally. Those with the least access to resources face inexorable challenges to mitigate and adapt to climate changes. […]
Intended nationally determined contributions (INDCs) are a critically important tool for the advancement of the ultimate objective of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, which is to stabilise greenhouse gas (GHG) concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that will prevent dangerous climate change. While the principal purpose of the INDCs is to encourage […]
The world is in the grips of a climate crisis driven by greenhouse gas emissions, of which the largest single source is the energy sector. Any successful global effort to mitigate climate change will require a drastic reduction in energy sector emissions, which can be achieved by a shift to renewable energy sources and a […]
La sustentabilidad ambiental y el respeto a la naturaleza están íntimamente ligados a los objetivos del Instituto Nacional de las Mujeres en pos de la igualdad sustantiva entre mujeres y hombres, y el empoderamiento de las mujeres, principales receptoras de los efectos del cambio climático y los desastres que atentan contra sus vidas y las […]
Un enfoque de género en la gestión de los sistemas de áreas naturales protegidas de Colombia, Ecuador y Perú no se basa en una oposición entre estas mujeres y los hombres sino al contrario. Benefcia a la gestión en sí y por lo tanto a la conservación porque fortalece la participación social y permite tomar […]