13 07, 2018

Paraguay

By | 2018-10-03T15:28:29+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Advocacy, GFC, News, Shadow reports, Shadow reports 2018|1 Comment

The analysis in Paraguay found that productive practices that dominate the country’s economy have generated globally unprecedented rates of deforestation as well as poverty and migration, with a particularly severe impact on women and girls. The report was prepared by HENOI. In 2018 the SDGs under review include: SDG 6 water and sanitation, SDG 7 energy, [...]

13 07, 2018

Armenia – on forests

By | 2018-10-03T14:45:16+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Advocacy, GFC, News, Shadow reports, Shadow reports 2018|1 Comment

In Armenia, deforestation is being driven by agriculture, logging for firewood, mining and construction; the key recommendations proposed include strengthening monitoring mechanisms for forest protection and prevention of illegal logging, as well as promoting campaigns around gender equality, girls’ leadership and women’s participation in politics and community decision-making bodies. The report was produced by the [...]

7 07, 2018

Armenia

By | 2018-11-02T11:33:19+00:00 July 7th, 2018|Advocacy, News, Shadow reports, Shadow reports 2018, WECF|0 Comments

Our partner from Armenia, RURALDAF, has prepared this shadow report which was used during HLPF 2018, when Armenia was presenting their Voluntary National Reviews. You can download it here: Armenia (draft) Interventions Emma Anakhasyan of RURALDAF and Sascha Gabizon of WECF asking Armenia questions in regards to their VNR on behalf of the civil society (the [...]

5 07, 2018

WEP sub-grants to women and gender CSOs in Nigeria to advance SDGs’ implementation

By | 2018-09-13T12:23:14+00:00 July 5th, 2018|News, WEP|0 Comments

WEP has provided sub-grants of 1000 Euros each, under the Women2030 project,  to 11 women and gender CSOs in Nigeria to implement activities that promote gender equality and contribute to the overall attainment of SDGs in the country. The organizations and activities supported are: Centre for 21st Century Issues (C21st): Capacity building of policy makers and women’s CSOs [...]

4 07, 2018

WEP holds policy consultation on SDGs in Nigeria

By | 2018-09-13T12:11:23+00:00 July 4th, 2018|Advocacy, News, WEP|0 Comments

Women Environmental Programme (WEP), on 27 June, 2018 at The Consort Luxury Suites, Plot 799 Kaura District, Abuja, organized a policy consultation on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This policy consultation was part of the activities of the Women2030 project, which created a platform for different stakeholders to discuss Nigeria’s SDGs’ plans, policies and programmes, [...]

3 07, 2018

Albania

By | 2018-11-02T11:05:08+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Advocacy, Gender Assessments, Gender equality, News, Shadow reports, Shadow reports 2018, WECF|0 Comments

This factsheet is based on the gender assessments done by our Albanian partners Women in Development Shkoder. Download it here. "Albania (pop.3 million), located in Southeastern Europe is an upper-middle income economy (DAC). Following the end of communism in 1990, the country went through a process of transition from a centralized economy to a [...]

2 07, 2018

Armenian Policy Dialogue on Agenda2030

By | 2018-07-02T18:28:29+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Advocacy, News, WECF|0 Comments

Women2030 Program, Yerevan, 18 June 2018 WECF and Armenian partners invited 30 Civil Society Organisations and Government representatives to prepare input for Agenda2030 UN top in July WECF and Armenian partners invited 30 Civil Society Organisations and Government representatives to prepare input for Agenda2030 UN top in July Sustainable Armenia Everything is in transformation in [...]

1 07, 2018

Togo

By | 2018-09-13T13:13:38+00:00 July 1st, 2018|Advocacy, News, Shadow reports, Shadow reports 2018, WEP|0 Comments

The report was produced by Women Environmental Programme Togo (WEP-Togo) ahead of the 2018 High Level Political Forum in New York where the Government of Togo was presenting its Voluntary National Review. At HLPF Essivi Sinmégnon Acakpo-Addra (Women Environmental Programme Togo) delivered her response to the Government of Togo on behalf of the Women’s [...]

22 06, 2018

Women2030 in Tajikistan

By | 2018-06-22T12:38:36+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Advocacy, Climate, Energy, News, WECF|0 Comments

WECF and Women2030 partners participate in policy dialogue on Gender and Women’s rights in Tajikistan, organised by the EU delegation in Dushanbe on 24-25 of April 2018 The European Union delegation in Tajikistan invited WECF and its partner YEC (Youth Ecological Centre) to speak at the Civil Society Seminar  "Practical Implementation of the Gender Equality [...]

18 06, 2018

Women and Gender Constituency Joint Statement On In-Session Climate Negotiations (SB48)

By | 2018-06-18T14:51:51+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Advocacy, Climate, News|0 Comments

Real commitment to rights-based, gender-just solutions to climate change is imperative for the effective implementation of the Paris Agreement. The members of the Women and Gender Constituency (WGC) participated in the SB48 climate talks that took place from 30 April to 10 May 2018 in Bonn, Germany. The sessions will be resumed from 3-8 September, [...]