Digital resource hub developed for and in consultation with women land and water defenders who are at the forefront in the protection of the environment, in Canada and across the globe. The hub brings together a range of original and existing material to support research, advocacy, information sharing, and movement building around the subject of resource extraction and its gendered implications, including gender-based violence.
Stakeholder Type: Non-Governmental Organisations
Reporte de las agresiones contra mujeres defensoras de los derechos humanos (MDDH) en Mesoamérica entre 2012 y 2014. Este reporte visibiliza la realidad a la que las defensoras se enfrentan, incluyendo casos de violencia de género, y reconoce su labor en la defensa de los derechos humanos, incluidos los derechos sobre la tierra y el …
Report of the aggressions against women human rights defenders (WHRDs) in Mesoamerica between 2012 and 2014. This report visibilises the reality WHRDs face, including instances of gender-based violence (GBV), and recognizes their work in the defence of human rights, including the rights to land and the environment.
Based on a report on gender and fisheries by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), USAID has launched a Learning Initiative to study the linkages between women’s empowerment, access to finance and sustainable fisheries management. Read on to learn about the recent IUCN-facilitated workshop that took place in Accra, Ghana.
This Resource Guide was developed by IUCN under its partnership with USAID on Advancing Gender in the Environment (AGENT). It identifies key resources, risks and opportunities, and best practices relevant to integrating gender equity and inclusion in sustainable commodity production and sourcing for TFA Partners.