30 11, 2017

Educational posters: gender & climate change

By | 2018-10-03T16:01:48+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Advocacy, Climate, COP, Energy, News, Online courses & tools|0 Comments

Download the educational posters, as presented at the Women & Gender Constituency's booth during the climate negotiations (COP23) in Bonn, November 2017. Gender & Climate Technology Gender & Loss and Damage Gender & Adaptation Just & Equitable Transitions Gender Responsive Climate Finance Gender & Climate Mitigation  

30 11, 2017

Calling Out Violence Against Women Human Rights and Environmental Defenders

By | 2018-10-02T12:08:40+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Advocacy, External news, Gender equality, GFC, News|0 Comments

This was originally posted on truthout.org on 30 November 2017 and written by Jeanette Sequeira (Global Forest Coalition). November 29 marks the International Women Human Rights Defenders Day. It is a tribute to the thousands of courageous women who stand up for human rights and the environment around the world. Let us call out the violence and repression [...]

16 11, 2017

First Gender Action Plan ever adopted under UNFCCC

By | 2017-11-16T12:35:46+00:00 November 16th, 2017|News|0 Comments

WHAT On Tuesday November 14, 2017 the first ever Gender Action Plan to the UNFCCC was adopted at COP23. Its overall goal is to support and enhance the implementation of the gender-related decisions and mandates so far adopted in the UNFCCC process through a set of specific activities to be conducted within the next 2 [...]

16 11, 2017

The Only Way to Honour the Dead is to Fight Like Hell for the Living!

By | 2017-11-16T12:36:46+00:00 November 16th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Gender Day Action at the Climate Negotiations (COP23): Women's Human Rights and Environmental Defenders (WHRDs) Resist 30 environmental and gender equality activists lined up in the corridors of the United Nations yesterday with their mouths covered in black tape. It was Gender Day at the climate negotiations, and we had come together to raise awareness about the [...]

15 11, 2017

Adoption of the first Gender Action Plan under the UNFCC

By | 2018-10-03T14:21:08+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Advocacy, Climate, Press release|0 Comments

Press Release COP23, Bonn, Germany 15 November 2017   On Tuesday November 14, 2017 the first ever Gender Action Plan to the UNFCCC was adopted at COP23. Its overall goal is to support and enhance the implementation of the gender-related decisions and mandates so far adopted in the UNFCCC process through a set of specific [...]