by Jeanette Sequeira (Global Forest Coalition) and Audrey Ledanois (Women Engage for a Common Future) This year, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25th comes toward the end of a particularly difficult one for women across the world, who with COVID-19 have faced domestic violence during lockdowns and financial [...]
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This publication compiles the results of gender assessments and Sustainable Development Goals’ policy monitoring by the Women2030 partners in Africa in the following countries: Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Tchad, Liberia and Tunisia. The gender assessments and policy monitoring carried out by Women2030 partners assessed the situation of women in the target countries regarding [...]
In this issue of the Global forest Coalition's magazine Forest Cover we explore the full spectrum of bioenergy developments and use in West Africa and how they are impacting women and forests. The articles cover bioenergy in its very large-scale, requiring huge areas of land to provide the raw materials, to the ubiquitous and time-old [...]
About project partners A global consortium of four women’s organisations affiliated with the Women’s Major Group in the UN Agenda 2030 process, signed a framework contract the European Commission’s International Cooperation arm (DEVCO) in March 2016 for 5-year partnership agreement #Women2030 to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with a focus on engaging [...]
By Afsétou Sawadogo for Sidwaya 04 May, 2017 Le projet Women ‘’2030’’ (Organisations de genre et de femmes mobilisées pour l’atteinte des Objectifs du développement durable (ODD)) organise, les 4 et 5 mai 2017 à Ouagadougou, un atelier de formation sur le suivi de la mise en œuvre des ODD et les politiques climatiques. Le [...]
Towards a gender just future! The Women 2030 project is being implemented in countries across different regions of the world. It is constituted by a coalition of 5 women+ and gender equality network organisations collaborating to realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a gender-equitable and climate-just way. The coalition is [...]
WEP in partnership with 4 other global and regional women’s organizations – Women Engage for a Common Future (WECF), Gender and Water Alliance (GWA), Global Forest Coalition (GFC), and Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD), signed a 5-year strategic agreement with the European Commission. This agreement was signed on 18th March, 2016 in [...]
WEP at UNEA 2 Women Environmental Programme was at the second United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA2) that held in Nairobi, Kenya, from 23 – 27 May, 2016. The Assembly, convened by the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, brought together diverse stakeholders ranging from UN member states, Major groups, civil society organizations, scientists, development organizations and [...]