This briefing paper explores the key human rights and envi-ronmental and social principles set forth in the preamble of the Paris Agreement.
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 […]
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.