3 03, 2018

Africa CCRI Skillshare and Women2030 Media Training

By | 2018-03-03T07:22:28+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|Events, GFC, News, Trainings (ToT), WEP|0 Comments

Photo by Lucy Mulenkei, Indigenous Information Network Nairobi, 26 February – 2 March 2018 The Community Conservation Resilience Initiative (CCRI) aims to contribute to the implementation of the CBD’s 2011-2020 Strategic Plan and Aichi Targets by providing policy advice on effective and appropriate forms of support for community conservation. To do this, the CCRI is being [...]

20 02, 2018

Kanta Marathe

By | 2018-03-06T19:24:24+00:00 February 20th, 2018|GFC, Our stories|0 Comments

Country: India Works for: Navrachna Samaj Sevi Sanstha Role in #women2030: gender expert I have struggled in life. I had to put up with childhood drudgery and poverty to complete my education. But I was determined. Having seeing the conditions that tribal people endure, especially tribal woman, I decided to work with them promoting their [...]

25 01, 2018

Calling Out Violence Against Women Human Rights and Environmental Defenders

By | 2018-01-26T11:51:25+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Advocacy, GFC, News|0 Comments

Opinion article by Jeanette Sequeira published by Truth-Out.  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 that these women face in their daily struggles. Women [...]

19 09, 2017

Nepal

By | 2017-09-19T13:36:09+00:00 September 19th, 2017|GFC, Shadow reports, Shadow reports 2017|0 Comments

Federation of Community Forestry Users, Nepal (FECOFUN), 2017: GFC's partner produced this shadow report as response to Nepal's 2017 Voluntary National Review. This report has been prepared based on consultations in different local communities and with rural women’s groups who are sustainably managing natural resources in ways that need to be recognised in order [...]

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 [...]

28 07, 2017

Global Forest Coalition: Throwback to our #women2030 meeting in Cancun, Mexico!

By | 2017-09-05T16:51:46+00:00 July 28th, 2017|GFC, News, Trainings (ToT)|0 Comments

The regional Women2030 training in Latin America was held from 29 November to 1 December 2016. On the first day there was an introduction to the SGDs, gender and biodiversity, and to the Women2030 programme.⠀ ⠀ There were also sessions on how to include a gender perspective in the work and structure of non-governmental organisations [...]