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Frequently Asked Questions on Human Rights and Climate Change: Fact Sheet No. 38
Frequently Asked Questions on Human Rights and Climate Change: Fact Sheet No. 38
Year: 2021 Tags: Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Global

Fact Sheet No. 38 is a part of The Human Rights Fact Sheet series published by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office at Geneva. It deals with...Download

Asia Pacific Issue Brief: SDG16, Human Rights and Environmental Rule of Law, March 2021
Asia Pacific Issue Brief: SDG16, Human Rights and Environmental Rule of Law, March 2021
Year: 2021 Tags: COVID-19, Environmental Protection, Sustainable Development Goals, Regional

This issue brief deals with Sustainable Development Goal 16, the environmental rule of law, and the link between human rights and a clean, healthy, and sustainable environment. Access rights...Download

The Only Way Is Up: Monitoring and Encouraging Diverse SOGIESC Inclusion in the Humanitarian and DRR Sectors
The Only Way Is Up: Monitoring and Encouraging Diverse SOGIESC Inclusion in the Humanitarian and DRR Sectors
Year: 2021 Tags: Disaster Preparedness, Disaster Response, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Bangladesh

This report aims to contribute to inclusive humanitarian and disaster risk reduction action. A lack of data, training, and tools lead to the invisibility of the LGBTQI+ community in response...Download

Participatory Research on Gender-based Vulnerabilities to Climate Change in Cambodia
Participatory Research on Gender-based Vulnerabilities to Climate Change in Cambodia
Year: 2020 Tags: Climate Change, Disaster Response, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Cambodia

This in-depth participatory research was conducted to understand the root causes of gender-based vulnerabilities to climate related hazards by reflecting on the experiences of men and women in two...Download

Training Manual on ‘Gender Responsive Adaptation to Climate Change and Resilience’ for The Government Officials and Climate Change Professionals
Training Manual on ‘Gender Responsive Adaptation to Climate Change and Resilience’ for The Government Officials and Climate Change Professionals
Year: 2020 Tags: Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Climate Change, COVID-19, Bangladesh

This training module has been developed for the government officials and climate change professionals both at local and national level encompassing the areas such as climate change scenarios and...Download

Training Need Assessment Report
Training Need Assessment Report
Year: 2020 Tags: Climate Change, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Governance, Capacity-Building, Bangladesh

The objective of this training report is to identify the gaps in knowledge, capacity, needs and priorities in incorporating gender equality into the climate change sectors and policies. A training...Download

Climate change, gender equality and human rights in Asia — Regional review and promising practices
Climate change, gender equality and human rights in Asia - Regional review and promising practices
Year: 2020 Author: Camille Pross, Jenny Yi-Chen Han, Dayoon Kim and Sara Vigil and edited by Marion Davis Tags: Climate Change, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Human Rights, Regional

The report aims to provide a better understanding for policymakers in Asia about what focusing on human rights and gender equality in the context of climate change entails in practice. Download

Costing Options for Measuring Gender Equality in Climate Action
Costing Options for Measuring Gender Equality in Climate Action
Year: 2020 Tags: Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Climate Financing, Climate Change, Regional

The purpose of this report is to provide further evidence of the interlinkages between gender, the economy and climate change, in order to demonstrate the need to develop a unified methodological...Download

renewable energy guideline
Gender integration in renewable energy policy - A guideline for renewable energy policy and decision makers
Year: 2020 Tags: Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Economic empowerment

The purpose of this guide is to introduce and improve the integration of gender issues in renewable energy policies, plans and strategies by providing practical ways to step up commitments in...Download

The Impact of COVID-19 on Rural Women and Energy Enterprises
The Impact of COVID-19 on Rural Women and Energy Enterprises
Tags: COVID-19, Economic empowerment, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Disaster Risk Reduction, Climate Financing, Sub-regional

The COVID-19 global health crisis continues to impact countries around the world in ways never imagined. The global infection rate continues to soar and the economic recession is expected to be worse...Download