This brief summarises good practices from the two case studies, which explored gender-mainstreaming processes undertaken in projects financially supported by the CIF and African Development Bank: a forest project in Ghana and a renewable energy initiative in Morocco. Each demonstrates numerous gender-responsive strategies for realising improved results, captured in this document towards raising wider awareness on approaches.
Resources Type: Brief
Report offering specific advice to policymakers and advocates seeking to use the framework of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) to assess and mitigate the risk that arms transfers will be diverted to poaching networks or exacerbate the negative impacts of militarizing wildlife protection. Gender-based violence (GBV) is identified as one of the risks posed by arms proliferation, wildlife poaching and the militarisation to counter these crimes.
Brief on the impact of climate change on women, peace and security in the Asia-Pacific region, including increased gender-based violence (GBV), displacement, migration and conflict.
Brief on the gender-based violence (GBV) surrounding industrias oil palm and rubber plantations across West and Central Africa. Findings include sexual violence, harassment and abuse on the job and against women securing food for their families, violence and abuse against women using traditional palm oil and women’s exclusion from decision-making and violence against those defending …
Brief on the role of women in small-scale fisheries with a focus on markets, trade and migration; capacities and well-being; identities and networks; governance and rights; and climate change, disasters and resilience. WorldFish provides an insight on their work to address fish-for-sex in fisheries.
Brief on Women’s Refugee Commission Fuel and Firewood Initiative to reduce the vulnerability of displaced women and children to harmful consequences associated with cooking fuel collection and use, and ensure safe access to appropriate cooking fuel. Harmful consequences include gender-based violence (GBV), environmental degradation and respiratory illnesses.
Briefing note intended to inspire discussion and thought about the complexity of the challenges of violence against indigenous women and girls in Asia. It focuses on gender-based violence (GBV) related to land acquisition and alienation, exclusion from social services and tradition.
Brief provides entry points for actionable guidance for development practitioners to integrate Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG) prevention and response into land programming. Among a range of practical recommendations and promising-practice examples, the brief also provides suggestions for indicators to strengthen monitoring and evaluation for addressing gender-based violence (GBV).
Brief on the intersections between climate change, disasters, and gender-based violence in the Pacific. It includes data on the increase of gender-based violence (GBV) in post-disaster contexts among other important information from the region.