Global gender and environment outlook

Publish Year : 2016
Thematic Area: Climate Change Adaptation, SDGs, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Human Rights, Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment, Civil Society
Geographic Area: Global
Author(s): UNEP


The GGEO was first proposed to UN Environment by the Network of Women Ministers and Leaders for the Environment (NWMLE) at the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). In 2014 the United  Nations Environment Assembly welcomed the development of the GGEO,  together with the use of social science information and gender-relevant indicators to examine links between gender and the environment.