Engaging men and boys to address gender-based violence in coastal biodiversity management
Spotlight conversation with the Regional Coastal Biodiversity Project, on the importance of engaging men to shift gender norms towards positive masculinities, address gender-based violence, and build more resilient communities and coastal-marine ecosystems through improved gender equality.
Resilient, Inclusive and Sustainable Environments (RISE) 2022 open call for proposals: Frequently Asked Questions and how to apply
Webinar on Resilient, Inclusive and Sustainable Environments (RISE) grants challenge new open call for proposals to address GBV in environment and climate-related programming. Frequently Asked Questions and How to Apply.
Addressing GBV in the context of the climate-biodiversity emergency: Leveraging and strengthening enabling policy frameworks for scaled-up rights-based action
Together, speakers explored the existing, emerging, and urgently needed policy frameworks and enabling conditions that are fundamental to facilitate collaborative rights-based action to address GBV and combat climate change and biodiversity loss.
AGENT Webinar – Gender-Based Violence and Environment Linkages: GBV and a Changing Climate
In this webinar, IUCN, USAID, and a wide range of experts and leaders from across disciplines discuss these critical linkages, exploring policy frameworks, leveraging lessons and resources across sectors, and strategies for on-the-ground action to realize rights and resilience, together.
AGENT Webinar: Gender-Based Violence and Environment Linkages – Stories and strategies for change, a spotlight conversation with the Hariyo Ban Program
In Nepal many rural women are very dependent on natural resources such as firewood, fodder, water and traditional medicines, but they are often excluded from decision-making about their forests, and sometimes have difficulty accessing the resources they need. As part of its GESI work the Hariyo Ban Program realized it needed to tackle gender-based violence in order for women to participate more fully and safely in community forest management and sharing of forest benefits.
AGENT Webinar: Gender Based-Violence and Environment Linkages – From knowledge to action, addressing gender-based violence in conservation
Advancing Gender in the Environment (AGENT), a partnership between USAID and IUCN, hosted this webinar event on International Human Rights Day to reflect on the end of this year's 16 Days Campaign to End Violence Against Women Campaign, as well as welcome these four new grantees from Guatemala, Kenya, Peru, and Vietnam
Café Científico. Vínculos entre la Violencia de Género y Medio Ambiente
Charla conversatoria con Itzá Castañeda sobre la publicación de la UICN 'Vínculos entre la violencia de género y el medio ambiente: La violencia de la desigualdad'. En este webinar, la autora de la publicación reflexiona sobre los impactos de los conflictos ambientales en forma de violencia de género, y sobre cuales son los cambios necesarios en la sociedad y con el apoyo del sector ambiental y de conservación para eliminar la violencia de género.
Vínculos entre la Violencia de Género y el Medio Ambiente: Cuestiones Clave y Voces desde América Latina
Únase a la UICN y a otras asociaciones en el lanzamiento de la versión en español de la investigación de AGENT y en la presentación de sus hallazgos clave sobre los vínculos entre la violencia de género y el medio ambiente.
AGENT Webinar: Gender Based-Violence and Environment Linkages – Key Issues and Strategies for Change
In this video, IUCN, USAID, and other partners presenting AGENT research and key findings on linkages related to the access and control of land and natural resources, environmental pressures and threats and strategies for safeguards.
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.
Published in @IUCN_CEESP's Special Issue of Policy Matters, our article explores the gender-differentiated forms of violence faced by environmental human rights defenders (#EHRD) and highlights the need for a gendered perspective:
The #AGENT_usaid's Strengthening Safeguard tool provides an array of interventions that environment programs, donors and practitioners could consider to address #GBV across environment-related contexts.
Explore it here:
Colombian #women play a critical role at the national level in leading public institutions that protect the country’s natural resources and biodiversity.
@USAID_Colombia introduces four women who exemplify the work that many of them carry out every day ...