16 01, 2018

Towards the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Uganda

By | 2018-01-23T15:43:22+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Climate, News, Trainings (ToT), WECF|0 Comments

A report from the NGO Workshop on Green Technologies and Networking ARUWE and WECF organised a workshop on Green Technologies for 11 Ugandan NGOs, the 25-29 September 2017 in Kiboga, Uganda.  The aim of the 5 days workshop was to raise NGOs capacities to understand and engage in the promotion of green technologies towards the [...]

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  

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 [...]

6 09, 2017

Climate Change Negotiations (Nov 2016): Titilope Ngozi Akosa

By | 2017-09-06T17:21:03+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Advocacy, Climate, WEP|0 Comments

Climate negotiations (COP22), Joint Intervention at High Level Dialogue on Finance: our gender trainer Titilope Ngozi Akosa delivering a joint intervention on behalf of Youth, Women and Gender, Farmers and Environmental NGO’s. We demand that climate finance be 100% gender-responsive, as agreed in the Paris Agreement, with all obligations ensuring gender equality integration. Specific measures [...]

5 09, 2017

Forest Cover 51 – Mainstreaming biodiversity? Mainstream equity and justice

By | 2017-09-06T15:53:44+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Climate, GFC, Outreach|0 Comments

  Welcome to Forest Cover No. 51, the Global Forest Coalition newsletter that provides a space for Southern and Northern environmental justice activists to present their views on international forest-related policies. In this 51st edition of Forest Cover we examine the importance of incorporating a gender perspective in biodiversity conservation and the launching of the [...]

2 08, 2017

Natural Ecosystems and Biodiversity Loss: a Gender Perspective

By | 2017-09-06T16:48:36+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Climate, News|0 Comments

By Anna Kirilenko, Ecological Movement BIOM, Kyrgyztan Women in Kyrgyzstan process raw wool. UN Women/Flickr Damage to natural ecosystems and biodiversity loss is not gender neutral. Women and men perceive, are affected by and respond to the consequences of biodiversity loss differently; and they impact biodiversity in different ways as well. These differences [...]

8 11, 2016

“Invest in Climate Justice – Not War!” Press Announcement Women & Gender Constituency

By | 2018-10-03T13:51:09+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Advocacy, Climate, Outreach, Press release|0 Comments

On Tuesday, November 8 2016 the Women and Gender Constituency of the UNFCCC will host an interactive ACTION at COP22 to highlight the impact of militarism on climate change and the importance of redirecting military spending to sustainable and equitable development. WHAT On Tuesday, November 8 2016 the Women and Gender Constituency of the UNFCCC [...]