This webinar recording, “Gender equality and mitigation: COP21 implications for implementing mitigation activities” is part of the GECCO Energy Webinar Series.
This brief is a contribution to the 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21). It provides an overview of how well members of the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) are integrating gender equality into their bilateral aid to climate change.
Across societies the impacts of climate change affect women and men differently. Women are often responsible for gathering and producing food, collecting water and sourcing fuel for heating and cooking. With climate change, these tasks are becoming more difficult. Extreme weather events such as droughts and floods have a greater impact on the poor and […]
• The Nordic Countries’ objectives for the integration of gender issues into climate policies • Examples of Nordic-backed initiatives linking gender and climate issues
This toolkit is an initiative of the UNDP Gender Team and the UNDP–GEF Global Support Programme. It is designed to strengthen the capacity of national government staff and assist them in integrating gender equality into the development of National Communications (NCs).
Published on Dec 7, 2015 #COP21 @UNDP Successful action on Climate Change depends on engaging women as stakeholders and planners to ensure that both women and men have opportunities in the new green economy.
This blog post details the experiences of YMCA Youth Ambassadors during Gender Day at COP21, Paris 2015. On Tuesday, the YMCA-RGE inside team engaged with #GenderDay as youth gender ambassadors for the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Gender Program (IUCN). Gender equality is important for us, and we as an international team have a […]
Women, particularly those in developing countries, are on the frontlines of climate change. One of the focus of the UNFCCC Momentum for Change initiative is “Women for Results” that showcases women leadership on climate action around the world. Lorena Aguilar, Global Senior Gender Adviser, IUCN, speaks at Momentum for Change: Women for Results event at […]
A Challenge for Equality: The Road from Peru to Paris From a mainstreaming gender into climate policy perspective, watch as the road from Peru to Paris is laid out.
This calendar highlights essential steps which must be taken between COP20 in Peru in 2014 and COP21 in Paris in 2015 to ensure a gender-responsive climate change framework is developed in Paris. Topics include national communication reports, REDD+, clean energy, climate finance, disaster risk reduction, and more.