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
RISE Challenge Annual Report presents learning and achievements of grantee organisations on how cross-sector partnerships are developing capacities and changing policy and practice in diverse contexts.
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.
Toward gender-responsive ecosystem-based adaptation: Why it’s needed and how to get there
Gender-responsive ecosystem-based adaptation is key. This report illustrates the importance of integrating gender considerations in EbA actions and provides concrete examples of how this can be done in practice.
Advancing gender equality in environmental migration and disaster displacement in the Caribbean
Filling data gaps on the gendered impacts of disaster displacement and environmental migration in Bahamas, Dominica, Jamaica and Cuba, this study identifies increased GBV risks as a key priority area for action.
Hear from Lola Cabnal, Asociación Ak’ Tenamit, about the intrinsic links Indigenous women have with Mother Earth – and how gender-based violence disrupts dignity, safety and agency at different levels, including in the defense of the environment.
The gender dimensions of the illegal trade in wildlife: Local and global connections in Vietnam
Understanding the gender-differentiated roles in the illegal wildlife supply chain in Vietnam is key to better understand challenges and define potential solutions.
Role of Climate Change in Exacerbating Sexual and Gender-Based Violence against Women: A New Challenge for International Law
This academic paper analyses the growing causal relationship between climate change and SGBV against women and girls through the review of initiatives, academic literature and existing international legal instruments and intergovernmental processes.
Understanding and addressing gender-based violence as part of the climate emergency
CSW66 Expert paper that provides an overview of how climate change is exacerbating different types of gender-based violence and presents recommendations to the CSW community to address the GBV-climate crisis.
Attitude Towards Sexual Harassment in Vietnam’s Conservation Sector
This report presents the results of a survey on sexual harassment in the conservation sector in Vietnam and provides recommendations to it at workplace, including an strategy to improve the working environment for all wildlife conservationists in the country.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is a membership Union uniquely composed of both government and civil society organisations. It provides public, private and non-governmental organisations with the knowledge and tools that enable human progress, economic development and nature conservation to take place together. It harnesses the experience, resources and reach of its more than 1,400 Member organisations and the input of some 15,000 experts. IUCN is the global authority on the status of the natural world and the measures needed to safeguard it.
#Women's participation & decision-making in #forest management significantly improves forest conditions & #conservation. In particular, leadership by #IndigenousWomen is 🔑 to preserving life alongside thriving communities.
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The Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology (ROAM) was developed by @IUCN and @WorldResources to assist countries in identifying opportunities for #ForestLandscapeRestoration (FLR).
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