Global gender and environment outlook

Publish Year : 2016
Thematic Area: Climate Change Adaptation, SDGs, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Human Rights, Gender Equality, Civil Society
Geographic Area: Global
Author: UNEP

Description:

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.