Climate Change

Of Promise, Progress, Perils and Prioritization: Gender in the Green Climate Fund

A policy analysis by the Heinrich Boell Foundation North America, Of Promise, Progress, Perils & Prioritization: Gender in the Green Climate Fund looks at some of the specific decisions taken at the 7th GCF Board meeting in Songdo in May 2014 to address those questions and provides recommendations for strengthening the full operationalization of a GCF-wide gender-sensitive approach.

Women’s Inclusion in REDD+ in The Philippines Lessons from Good Practices in Forest, and Other Natural Resources Management Sectors

This study is a part of the Joint Initiative of the USAID-funded LEAF Project, WOCAN, and the UN-REDD Programme to investigate practical entry points for women’s inclusion in Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) policies and practices. It explores the current status and implementation of policies and practices related to gender equality in forestry and other natural resource management sectors in the Philippines, and their relation to REDD+ initiatives.

Women’s Inclusion in REDD+ in Sri Lanka Lessons from Good Practices in Forest, Agriculture and Other Natural Resources Management Sectors

The study is a part of the Joint Initiative of WOCAN, the UN-REDD Programme and USAID-funded LEAF Project to investigate practical entry points for women’s inclusion in Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) policies and practices. It explores the current status of policies and practices related to gender integration in forestry and other natural resource management sectors in Sri Lanka, and their relation to REDD+ initiatives.

Regional Workshop Report: Gender and Climate Smart Agriculture in ASEAN

The Regional Workshop on Gender and Climate-smart Agriculture in ASEAN is the result of a collaborative effort between the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN) and the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) in close collaboration with the ASEAN Secretariat and the ASEAN Committee on Women. 

Technical Training on Gender Integrated Planning in Climate Change/REDD+ (Vietnam)

The USAID-funded Lowering Emissions in Asia’s Forests (LEAF), in partnership with Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resources Management (WOCAN) and the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) of Nghe An conducted technical training on “Gender Integrated Planning in Climate Change/REDD+ (GIP)” in Vinh City, Nghe An Province, Vietnam.

Technical Training on Gender Integrated Planning in Climate Change/REDD+

The USAID-funded Lowering Emissions in Asia's Forests (LEAF) program is working in collaboration with Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and NRM (WOCAN) to facilitate this technical training on Gender Integrated Planning in Climate Change/REDD+. The materials used in this training come mainly from WOCAN's "Outline of Training Manual: Integrating Gender into Planning” and have been adapted for the climate change and REDD+ sectors.

Virtue and Vulnerability: Discourses on women, gender and climate change

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This research examines the relationship between gender and climate change. It addresses decision making considerations and highlights the need for proper advocacy and action plans for addressing adverse effects from climate change. More specifically focusing on the climate situations that directly affect women due to gender inequalities.

LO, Training on Gender in Cooperatives

This guide is to be used to assess and promote gender-responsive and socially-sensitive climate change research and development in food and agriculture. The guide looks at household and community level concerns. It has tools for collecting and dealing with sharing gender-sensitive information about agricultureal communities, households and individual household members facing climate issues.

Training guide: Gender and climate change research in agriculture and food security for rural development

This guide provides users with resources and tools for collecting, analysing and sharing gender-sensitive information about agricultural communities, households and individual household members who are facing climatic changes. (FAO/CCAFS)

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