Regional Training of Trainers (ToT)
On the Interlinkages of Environment & Health in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
UN Environment, Women Engage for a Common Future “WECF” and “WECF Georgia” facilitated the National Workshop on Inter-linkages of Environment and Health in the
2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Tbilisi, on 19-20 February 2018, in Tbilisi, Georgia followed by a half-day consultation on the inter-linkages with SDG5 on Gender-Equality and Women’s empowerment, which took place on 21 of February.
The National Workshop was co-organised by the government of Georgia; the Ministry of Environment & Agriculture, UN, WECF Georgia and Greens Movement (Friends of the Earth) Georgia. The National Workshop was supported by the German Environment Agency “UBA” and the Federal German Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and […]
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 undertaken in 22 countries, including Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Ghana, DRC and South Africa.
The goal of the African skillshare meetings is to provide a regional platform for sharing skills and experience, engaging in dialogue and developing joint strategies between partners of the Community Conservation Resilience Initiative (CCRI) and Women2030 as well as other GFC members, interested groups and communities. The skillshares will provide an opportunity to share views and knowledge about practical tools and methodologies on […]
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 implementation of sustainable development goals (SDGs) as well as sharing own experiences and networking with other NGOs.
During this workshop, the following NGOs were engaged: Katosi Women, VERDE, SWAGEN, SSWARS, KAP, THP-U, ATU, NAWAD, RHCF, CECE and Kiboga NGO Forum. The workshop was also attended by representatives from the local leadership and community beneficiaries.
Bamboo for biogas
The participants learnt and exchanged their know-how and experiences including the applicability and reflection of SDGs in their work. One focus was […]
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, welcomed the conference and the active contribution of civil society. The Rural Women’s Association ALGA and WECF international organised the workshop “ Women’s leadership in the Agenda 2030” during February 26-27, 2017 in Bishkek, in the framework of their Women2030 program. The 30 participants of the workshop were civil society organizations from Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan who work on the issues […]
Women Environmental Programme (WEP), convened a 2-day training for expert women Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Africa, from 4th-5th November 2016 in Marrakech, Morroco. The training was aimed at providing focused training to the expert women’s CSOs who will later share the lessons learnt with other CSOs at the national levels to enhance their capacity to monitor the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.
The training was used to strategize on how to engage in the Twenty Second meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change that was holding in Marrakech.
Our partner GWA organised a 2-day workshop in April with the goal of explaining and planning the partners’ activities in the EU-funded Women2030 project in Bangladesh for the coming years.
Link to full report: http://genderandwater.org/en/bangladesh/gwapb-products/capacity-building/bangladesh-workshop-for-women-2030-gender-monitoring-of-sdgs/at_download/file