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Costing Options for Measuring Gender Equality in Climate Action
Costing Options for Measuring Gender Equality in Climate Action
Year: 2020 Tags: Gender Equality, 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, 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, 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

Review of gender-responsiveness and disability-inclusion in disaster risk reduction
Review of gender-responsiveness and disability-inclusion in disaster risk reduction in Asia and the Pacific
Year: 2020 Tags: Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Preparedness, Gender Equality, Economic empowerment, Regional

The review of national DRR strategies and action plans included 26 countries in Asia and the Pacific and captured how they translate international commitments and recommendations into national DRR...Download

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The Cambodia Women's Resilience Index
Year: 2020 Tags: Climate Financing, Energy Efficiency, Gender Equality, Economic empowerment, Disaster Risk Reduction, Disaster Response, Cambodia

This index builds upon the South Asia Women's Resilience Index. It also builds upon ActionAid's Human Rights-Based Approach and Resilience Framework. Download

POwering Equality
Powering Equality: Women’s entrepreneurship transforming Asia’s energy sector
Year: 2020 Tags: Gender Equality, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Technology

This report is an initiative by the joint UN Environment Programme-UN Women project- EmPower: Women for Climate-Resilient Societies to capture the evidence and lessons that make the case for investing...Download

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 Bangladesh
The impact of COVID-19 on rural women and enterprises: A rapid socio-economic assessment in Viet Nam by the EmPower project
Tags: Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Vietnam

This study and follow-up feeds directly into UNEP’s COVID-19 strategic response- Block 2 (A transformational change for nature and people) and Block 2 (Building back better: Greening fiscal stimulus...Download

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 Bangladesh
The impact of COVID-19 on rural women and enterprises: A rapid socio-economic assessment in Bangladesh by the EmPower project
Tags: Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Bangladesh

This study and follow-up feeds directly into UNEP’s COVID-19 strategic response- Block 2 (A transformational change for nature and people) and Block 2 (Building back better: Greening fiscal stimulus...Download

COVID-19 Snapshot Cambodia
The impact of COVID-19 on rural women and enterprises: A rapid socio-economic assessment in Cambodia by the EmPower project
Tags: Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Cambodia

This study and follow-up feeds directly into UNEP’s COVID-19 strategic response- Block 2 (A transformational change for nature and people) and Block 2 (Building back better: Greening fiscal stimulus...Download

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Stock-taking of the projects of Department of Environment and Department of Women Affairs which have targets for gender equality and/or women empowerment and development
Tags: Disaster Preparedness, Disaster Response, Gender Equality, Bangladesh

As a part of the UN-Women’s initiatives jointly with UNEP on the regional program to strengthen gender equality in climate change and disaster risk actions in the Asia and Pacific, this assignment on...Download