On 11-12 Dec, Regional Workshop on Gender and Climate Smart Agriculture in ASEAN will be held in Bangkok, Thailand. The workshop is organized jointly by the Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN), ASEAN Secretariat, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the German Development Cooperation (GIZ).
WOCAN launched the Women’s Carbon Standard (WCS) on April 24th, 2013 in FCCT, Bangkok, Thailand. Jeannette Gurung, Executive Director of WOCAN and Marion Verles, Executive Director of Nexus-Carbon for Development presented the WCS and highlighted opportunities the WCS provides to improve the lives of women while responding to climate change.
If you missed the live streaming of the launch, here are the complete videos of the event:
Video of WCS Launch in San Francisco on April 17th, 2013.
Jeannette, Executive Director of WOCAN, discussing Climate Change Mitigation and Gender at the Climate Investment Fund (CIF) 2012 Partnership Forum in Istanbul, Turkey on Nov 6, 2012.
The Director General of WorldFish, Steve Hall and Patrick Dugan, Director of the CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural Systems share a candid conversation on gender research.
The Rural Women's Leadership Project in Nepal, supported by IFAD, was implemented by WOCAN. This film was produced to showcase women's leadership through their stories.