6 09, 2017

Climate Change Negotiations (Nov 2016): Gertrude Kenyangi

By | 2017-09-06T17:09:59+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Advocacy, WECF, WEP|0 Comments

Climate negotiations (COP22), SBSTA 45 Opening: our gender trainer Getrude Kenyangi delivering an intervention on behalf of the Women & Gender Constituency (WGC). In terms of loss & damage, the Executive Committee’s report must include a stronger emphasis on gendered non-economic impacts (e.g. loss of safety, power, autonomy, health - including mental health); pre-existing [...]

6 09, 2017

Climate Change Negotiations: Franziska Liobl (May 2016)

By | 2017-09-06T17:00:53+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Advocacy, WECF|0 Comments

COP22 Intersessional: SBI 44 Opening Intervention, Franziska Loibl delivering an intervention on behalf of the Women & Gender Constituency (WGC). We were pleased with the variety of submissions already shared by Parties and Observers on this issue- the Environmental Integrity Group underlined its support to the next phase of the Lima Work Program on Gender in [...]

6 09, 2017

Women2030: Women’s leadership in the Agenda 2030

By | 2017-09-06T12:16:32+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Trainings (ToT), WECF|0 Comments

Central Asian Workshop, February 26 – 27, 2017, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Rural women are a key constituency in assisting national government to achieve inclusive and gender equitable results of Agenda 2030. Rural women can be essential to the planning, implementing and monitoring of developed commitments, said Olga Djaneva, director ALGA. Mia Dubois-Boussaid, EU delegation in Bishkek, [...]

4 09, 2017

Interesting view on Breastfeeding

By | 2017-09-06T16:01:51+00:00 September 4th, 2017|News, WECF|0 Comments

Breastfeeding, a key component in the actualisation of the Sustainable Development Goals and in combatting climate change.  "Breast-feeding cuts out numerous processes that contribute to global warming, whether that is by bypassing the activities of the global dairy industry — and its large transport networks — or avoiding the industrial processes that produce infant formula [...]

13 07, 2017

VIDEO: Alla Kuvatova’s intervention on gender equality & technology (HLPF 2017)

By | 2017-09-12T17:11:28+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Advocacy, News, Video, WECF, WMG|0 Comments

  Alla Kuvatova (NGO New Panorama) delivered her combined statement on behalf of the Women’s Major Group, during the 8th Meeting of the High-level Political Forum, on the Review of goals, thematic review SDG 17: Advancing science, technology and innovation for SDGs – Q&A, in New York, on 13th July 2017, at the [...]