Monday October, 2020

The Climate Change Working Group (CCWG) was established in 2008, consisting of non-governmental organizations, development agencies, experts and...


Thursday October, 2020

Under the framework of the project “EmPower: Strengthening Human Rights and Gender Equality through Climate Actions and Disaster Risk Reduction”, UN...


Monday October, 2020

On 19 October, 2020, a Workshop on Women’s Role in Waste Management and Climate Change Adaptation was successfully held under the collaboration...


Thursday October, 2020

On 1&2 October 2020 in Ha Noi, Viet Nam, UN Women, together with other members of the Disaster Management Working Group (DMWG) namely CARE...


Tuesday September, 2020

Workshop on Gender in Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) for the NGOs Environment and Climate Change Alliance (NECA) members and partners in...


Monday September, 2020

Calling all early career journalists from the Asia-Pacific region interested in reporting on issues of climate change, gender equality, disasters! ...


Thursday September, 2020

The Asia Pacific region still has a long way to go to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Global efforts to reducing GHG emissions still...


Wednesday July, 2020

In this virtual workshop hosted by the UNFCCC Secretariat, policymakers and participants looked at gender integration into national climate policies,...


Thursday July, 2020

Cambodia submitted its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in...


Monday July, 2020

This assessment studied the impacts of COVID-19 and the associated lockdowns on rural women and women entrepreneurs in climate-vulnerable communities,...


Thursday June, 2020

In this spotlight session at the 2020 Asia Clean Energy Forum, experts from various international organizations, private sector groups and alliances...


Friday June, 2020

EmPower will be participating in a virtual side event at the UN Forum on Responsible Business and Human Rights, co-organized by UNEP, OECD and OHCHR....


Tuesday February, 2020

The objective of the inception meeting is to provide an opportunity for the national climate change and gender equality stakeholders from government,...


Monday January, 2020

The implementation phase of the EmPower project has begun in January 2019 and will continue until December 2022. A range of beneficiaries, including...


Tuesday December, 2019

The objective of the local level consultation workshop is to share the impact of the capacity building training that the CSOs have gained and...


Wednesday December, 2019

The role of gender statistics as a powerful tool to promote gender in climate change and disaster risk management was the theme of a high-level...


Monday December, 2019

Provide capacity development training to the women led CSOs on gender, climate change, disaster risk reduction, and organizational development


Tuesday December, 2019

Provide capacity development training to the women led CSOs on gender, climate change, disaster risk reduction, and organizational development


Thursday November, 2019

EmPower in collaboration with ACT Alliance and its partner Christian Aid jointly hosted a side event titled Champions for Climate Change: Women...


Wednesday November, 2019

The aim of this panel is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the situation, and to identify key strategies going forward to ensure gender...